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American Revolution Museum at Yorktown to commemorate Revolutionary War victory

American Revolution Museum at Yorktown to commemorate Revolutionary War victory

The American Revolution Museum will commemorate the 236th anniversary of America’s Revolutionary War victory in Yorktown Oct. 14-15, according to a Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation news release.

Artillery demonstrations and hands-on interpretive programs will take place at the museum, along with open house tours at Yorktown Battlefield and other events in historic Yorktown.

The weekend’s events precede Yorktown Day on Oct. 19 at Yorktown Battlefield, which features a Yorktown Day parade and commemorative ceremony at the Yorktown Victory Monument, the release states.

Yorktown Day commemorates the anniversary of the American-French victory over the British in...

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