WILLIAMSBURG, Va., December 31, 2020 – Jamestown Settlement and the American Revolution Museum at Yorktown, living-history museums of 17th- and 18th-century Virginia, will implement winter hours beginning January 2 through February 28, 2021.
Open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily, visitors can explore expansive gallery exhibits with period artifacts, interactives and immersive films to learn about the people and events of early America. Outdoor living-history areas will be accessible from 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., allowing visitors to interact with historical interpreters in re-creations of a Paspahegh town, three 1607 ships and a 1610-14 fort at Jamestown Settlement and re-creations of a Continental Army encampment and Revolution-era farm at the American Revolution Museum at Yorktown.
The museum gift shops, open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily, offer a selection of books, prints, reproductions, educational toys, games and souvenirs relating to the 17th and 18th centuries. All purchases support the Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation and its educational mission and programs. Admission is not required to visit the museum gift shops.
The Jamestown Settlement Café will be open 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily with a limited winter menu. The American Revolution Museum at Yorktown Café will reopen March 22, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
In 2021, a combination ticket to both museums is $28.90 for adults and $14.45 for ages 6-12. One-day, single-site tickets to Jamestown Settlement are $18.00 for adults and $9.00 for ages 6-12 and, to the American Revolution Museum at Yorktown, $16.00 for adults and $8.00 for ages 6-12. Children under 6 receive free admission to both museums. Residents of York County, James City County and the City of Williamsburg, including William & Mary students, receive complimentary admission with proof of residency.
Jamestown Settlement is located on State Route 31 near the Colonial Parkway in James City County, just southwest of Williamsburg and adjacent to Historic Jamestowne. The American Revolution Museum at Yorktown is located on Route 1020 in Yorktown, near Historic Yorktown and Yorktown Battlefield.
For more information, call (757) 253-4838 or visit jyfmuseums.org.