"Foods & Feasts of Colonial Virginia" at Jamestown Settlement

Powhatan Indian foodways at Jamestown Settlement.
Venue
Jamestown Settlement
Address
2110 Jamestown Road
Williamsburg, VA 23185
Region Hampton Roads
Locality James City
Date(s)/Time:
Thursday, November 27, 2014 - Saturday, November 29, 2014 (9:00 AM-5:00 PM)
Main Number: (757) 253-4838
Toll-Free: (888) 593-4682
Fax: (757) 253-5299
Website www.historyisfun.org
Website historyisfun.org/foods-and-feasts.htm

At Jamestown Settlement, explore 17th-century culinary practices of Virginia during this three-day event beginning on Thanksgiving Day. Visitors discover how food was gathered, preserved and prepared on land and at sea by Virginia's English colonists and Powhatan Indians.

At the Yorktown Victory Center, a museum of the American Revolution, learn about typical soldiers' fare during the war and trace the bounty of a 1780s farm from field to kitchen.

Holiday Tickets & Packages
Jamestown Settlement admission is $16.00 for adults and $7.50 for ages 6-12. Save 20% with combination ticket to the Yorktown Victory Center:  $20.50 adults, $10.25 ages 6-12. Children under 6 are free. Free parking. Tickets and packages available with other Williamsburg area attractions, including a History is Fun for the Holidays combination ticket, when purchased online, offers seven days of unlimited admission to both museums at $20.50 for adults and $10.25 for ages 6 through 12 and includes coupon booklets for Williamsburg Premium Outlets and Historic Yorktown Rewards Card. Private tours available with advance reservations.

Food preparation in the museums' interpretive areas is for demonstration purposes only. The Jamestown Settlement Café will offer a traditional Thanksgiving dinner from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Thanksgiving Day. Call the Jamestown Settlement Cafe at (757) 253-2571.

Funded in part by the Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation, Inc., Annual Fund.


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Admission Fee: Jamestown Settlement admission: $16.00, $7.50 ages 6-12. Save 20% with combination ticket to the Yorktown Victory Center: $20.50 adults, $10.25 ages 6-12. Children under 6 are free. Free parking.

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Last Updated: 7/31/2013 2:05 PM
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