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Revolutionary War Lecture Series

Yorktown Victory Center
200 Water Street
Yorktown, VA 23690
United States 200 Water Street Yorktown 23690

This year's Revolutionary War lecture series leads up to the exhibition galleries debut.  Four consecutive Tuesdays in September, previews the American Revolution Museum at Yorktown exhibition galleries opening in mid-October. 

Sept 6th - "Defending the Commonwealth: Lafayette and the Summer of 1781" with historian Ed Ayres

Sept 13 - "Journey through the American Revolution in 10 Objects" with Senior Director of Museum Operations and Education Peter Armstrong

Sept 20 - "James Lafayette: Invisible Spy" with Curator Kate Gruber

Sept 27 - "Digging Yorktown's Past: An Archaeological View of 18th-Century Yorktown" with Historian Ed Ayres

Admission to the lectures is free, with advance reservations recommended by calling (757) 253-4572 or emailing rsvp@jyf.virginia.gov.   For more information, visit www.historyisfun.org or call (888) 593-4682 toll-free or (757) 253-4838.