River Shop

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.

Auntie Ms Cottage

Alexander's Photography

323 Water Street
757.898.0632

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:
Monday–Saturday: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Closed Sundays and Mondays; Call for appointment

Auntie M's American Cottage

330 Water Street
757.369.8150

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:
(January–March)
Monday–Saturday: 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Sunday: 12 to 6 p.m. 

(April–December)
Monday–Saturday: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Sunday: 11 to 6 p.m. 

Gangsta Dog

319 Water Street
757.900.9902

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.

Business Hours:
Monday–Saturday: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. 
Sunday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Patriot Tours & Provisions, LLC

321 Water Street
757.969.5400

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:
Closed January and February. However, Segway tours can be booked online or via phone year-round.

(March, April, November, and December)
MondaySaturday: 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.

Viccellio Goldsmith

325 Water Street
757.890.2162

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. or by appointment

Yorktown Bookshop

28 Water Street
757.969.6626

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:
Closed January 1–13, 2024.
(January 14–March 31)
Thursday–Sunday: 12 to 6 p.m.

(April–December)
Open daily 12 to 6 p.m.
Market Days: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Further Information

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