Tobacco, trade, taxes, pirates and rebellion are brewing in the York River. Join the staff for a hands-on exploration of life in Colonial Virginia prior to the American Revolution
Orientation and 3 – 20 Minute Stations:
- Why Yorktown?
- Tobacco Factors and Slavery
- Taxes and Trade
- The Yorktown Tea Party
Grade level: 4-12
Program Location: Watermen’s Museum
Program Length: 1.5 hours
Program Cost: $5 per participant
To schedule a program tour at the museum or to receive more information, please call (757) 887-2641 or email “admin @watermens.org” (please remove space from address and copy to your email “TO” section.