The United States has always been a maritime nation. Learn about Yorktown’s colonial maritime history and experience what it would have been like to do the trades needed to outfit a ship during the 18th Century.
Orientation and 3 – 20 Minute Stations:
- Yorktown the Colonial Port /Map Studies
- Rope making
- Boat Building
- Sail Making
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.