History and Social Studies

Featured Historical Boat Excursions

Yorktown Sailing Charters

Embark on a history-filled adventure with Yorktown Sailing Charters, located at Riverwalk Landing Pier in Virginia‚Äôs Historic Triangle. The crew on board will narrate the cruise as groups sail past the Yorktown Battlefield, Victory Monument, and more. 425 Water St., Yorktown, VA 23690. Tel: 757-639-1233. Cost: Fee.... More Info

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Hatton Ferry

10120 Hatton Ferry Road, Scottsville, VI 24590. Take a ride on the last pole ferry across the James River, home of the early English settlers, and learn about the past 140 years of history. Fee/Suggested Donation.

Naval Station Norfolk

9079 Hampton Blvd., Norfolk, VA 23505. 757-444-7955. Take a 45 minute tour at Naval Station, one of the largest naval bases in America. Fee.

Tugboat Museum

1 Waterside Drive, Norfolk, VA 23510. 757-627-4884. Tour the 1933 historical tour boat with a museum located inside. Fee.