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Victory Monument

The monument itself is beautiful and the view of the York River is spectacular. It is a short walk... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Bob H
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Yorktown, Virginia
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Commemorates that taking of Yorktown from the British

This seemed to be the focal point of the town. It is a beautiful piece of artwork. Although it... read more

Reviewed 9 October 2018
Mario M
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Miramar, Florida
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The monument itself is beautiful and the view of the York River is spectacular. It is a short walk from the Park Service Visitors Center, Yorktown itself, and the waterfront.

Thank Bob H
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Really boring. You don’t get to see anything. You just walk by it. Just don’t. If you want to go for a walk in Yorktown, I got you.

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Reviewed 9 October 2018

This seemed to be the focal point of the town. It is a beautiful piece of artwork. Although it was voted to be build just after the battle of Yorktown, it took almost 100 years for it to be built. I guess that is what...More

Thank Mario M
Reviewed 6 October 2018

This monument is really pretty. It sits on a hilltop overlooking the York River. The lady of liberty at the top is gracious (although lightning seems to find her attractive, too). I enjoyed reading the information on each of its four sides as well as...More

Thank ruthann0910
Reviewed 2 October 2018

High on the hill in historic Yorktown, the monument is a beautiful reminder of the victory of our forefathers in the establishment of the United States of American

Thank boltsnnuts
Reviewed 24 September 2018

Located about 500 yards away from the visitor center this is a must see if coming to Yorktown. You can also drive a car and park nearby.

Thank hopalongrving
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

This monument is at the top of the hill overlooking the Bay Area where part of the Battle of Yorktown was fought. The British ships were picked off as they entered the bay, giving the American troops a huge advantage. The statue is over 100...More

Thank KarenG98
Reviewed 8 September 2018

Beautiful monument in the charming historical town of Yorktown. Be sure and go see it when visiting Yorktown Battlefield.

Thank searchingamerica
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Very historic information is engraved on and around the monument. Beautiful scenic view of historic yorktown.

Thank TINKERBELLE0818
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

We stopped by this amazing monument to pay our respects to those who fought in the lady battle of the American Revolutionary War. While it was still very visual, construction tape encased the monument she we couldn't get as close as we would have liked...More

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