We spent b a full day here. Don't miss the tour given free with admission . Tour guides give good details on the excavation and preservation of these important sites.
About Historic Jamestowne
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Fascinating historical settlement where artifacts are being found daily. Lovely museum and very knowledgeable staff.
There's an actual live archaeological exhibit on these grounds. Other than that there lots of exhibits in the museum , shops to buy trinkets at and a couple of food vendors as well.
The visitor center starts you out with a short video hammering home the point that there were three equally important races involved in the settlement of Jamestown and by extention, the new world, ie. white Virginians, black Virginians and Indian Virginians. Only on the displays...More
My husband and I have been here many, many times over the years, especially now that we live in Williamsburg. There is always something new to learn, new discoveries, and terrific guides. It is our #1 Go To place when we have visitors. The archeologists...More
A great visit here to see the first permanent English settlement. We enjoyed a guided tour which was very interesting. If you visit try to have a guide so you get the background of the site and its history. The museum on site is worth...More
Great place to see where what is now considered the first English settlement that survived. Nearly everything you see above ground are recreated foundations to show where the homes and trades were located. The settlers were not the first to set foot on the shore...More
Overwhelmingly informative... Stellar tour by some of the best park guides... ANYWHERE and... We have never had a bad park guide! We will be back for a week... It's that good!