Revolutionary War lectures preview aspects of the American Revolution Museum at Yorktown permanent galleries and films opening mid-October.

Revolutionary War Lecture: “Journey Through the American Revolution in 10 Objects”

September 13, 2016, 7pm - 8pm
Venue: 
Yorktown Victory Center
200 Water Street
Yorktown, VA 23185
United States

Admission

  • 7 p.m. Lecture: $Free

In the second of four Revolutionary War lectures at the Yorktown Victory Center, Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation Senior Director of Museum Operations and Education Peter Armstrong will describe the stories behind 10 of the most surprising objects visitors will see in the new American Revolution Museum at Yorktown galleries, and how they helped define a new nation. This year's annual Revolutionary War lecture series at the Yorktown Victory Center previews new permanent exhibition galleries debuting in mid-October in conjunction with the museum’s change in name to “American Revolution Museum at Yorktown.” Free public lectures are at 7 p.m. in the Yorktown Victory Center theater. Other lecture dates include September 20 and 27. Admission to the lectures is free, with advance reservations recommended by calling (757) 253-4572 or emailing rsvp@jyf.virginia.gov.