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Yorktown Victory Monument, Yorktown

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  • Definitely worth a quick stop in Yorktown--signs about the history of the monument (timing of building, lighting strikes, etc.) add substantially to the interpretation. Has nearby parking but is a del...  more »
  • After the war ended in 1781 it took over a 100 years to erect the monument in 1884. It stands almost 100 ft. Tall. The top of it was damaged by lightning and repaired in 1956.  more »
  • This monument is a staple of historic Yorktown and a must-see if you've any interest in history. It has inscriptions in both English and French and pays tribute to the French navy that contributed to ...  more »
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  • Such an amazing piece of history. It's beautiful to see the large monument overlooking the water. Lots of information posted around it so you can understand its significance.
  • Fantastic monument to birth of our nation and right to have freedoms not granted under the British Monarchy.
  • We are thankful that someone has preserved our heritage & we can enjoy the sights & monuments of past victory!
  • Its a must visit monument for anyone interested in the history of the country or the Revolutionary War.
  • A clicking reminder that freedom is far from being free. Beautiful view if the area and the rivet

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