River Shop

Auntie Ms Cottage
Sample specialty waterfront shops designed in the spirit of Colonial architecture that offers clothing, jewelry, quilts, art, patriotic items, home decor, and more. Take a virtual walking tour.

Alexander's Photography

A part of the York County community for 25 years, Alexander uses the York River’s picturesque scenery as a backdrop for photo shoots. Get your family portrait taken during your visit! Postcards of his prints are also available for purchase at Patriot Tours and Provisions, Watermen's Museum and Gallery at York Hall.

Business Hours:
Tuesday - Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. | Sunday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Closed Mondays; call for appointment

Alexander's Photography Website
Phone: 757.898.0632

Auntie M's American Cottage

A unique gathering of handcrafted art from outstanding American artists and fine craftspeople made in Yorktown and across the USA. Watch self-taught owner/artist "Auntie M" (Marilyn West) produce her original folk art or find your own one-of-a-kind treasure as you browse.  

Business Hours:
Monday - Saturday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Sunday, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Auntie M's American Cottage Website
Phone: 757.369.8150

Gangsta Dog


Your go-to dog store! Gangsta Dog bakes fresh, all-natural, gourmet dog biscuits; every cookie is made by hand! Purchase donuts, iced cookies, birthday cookies, cakes, pupcakes, macarons, meat products, doggie ice cream, bones, collars and leashes, bandanas, and plenty of unique gifts. The store also carries an exclusive line of dog foods, soft treats, toys, and CBD oil made especially for anxious and ailing pups.

Gangsta Dog Website
Phone: 757.900.9902

Patriot Tours & Provisions, LLC

Enjoy a guided Segway PT tour through Historic Yorktown or rent a bicycle for a self-guided tour. Beach provisions, snacks and various sundries available. There is an admission fee. Schedule and Prices 

Business Hours:
(March, April, November, December)
Monday - Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sunday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
(May - October)
Monday - Saturday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Sunday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Patriot Tours and Provisions Website
Phone: 757.969.5400

Viccellio Goldsmith

J. Henry Viccellio III, master goldsmith and precious metals craftsman, offers a line of beautiful and distinctive fine jewelry and handcrafted custom creations that reflect individual customers' unique personal styles.

Business Hours:
Tuesday - Saturday, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Sunday, by appointment

Viccellio Goldsmith and Fine Jewelry Website
Phone: 757.890.2162

Yorktown Bookshop

The Yorktown Bookshop is a used book store located in the beautiful Riverwalk Landing area. We have high quality used books of numerous genres at 50-70% off the publisher's price; attentive and knowledgeable staff; and a warm inviting atmosphere where you can browse and relax in a comfortable space.

Business Hours:
Daily, 12 to 6 p.m.

Yorktown Bookshop Facebook Page
Phone: 757.969.6626

Further Information


For more information on great places to dine in the area, take a look at our York County Shopping and Dining Guide (PDF).