"From Africa to Virginia" Theme Month at Jamestown Settlement & Yorktown Victory Center

Copper alloy plaque, Kingdom of Benin, ca. 1600, Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation collection.
Venue
Jamestown Settlement
Address
2110 Jamestown Road
Williamsburg, VA 23185
Region Hampton Roads
Locality James City
Date(s)/Time:
Sunday, February 01, 2015 - Saturday, February 28, 2015 (9:00 AM-5:00 PM)
Main Number: (757) 253-4838
Toll-Free: (888) 593-4682
Fax: (757) 253-5299
Website www.historyisfun.org

February is “From Africa to Virginia” month at Jamestown Settlement and Yorktown Victory Center history museums. Gallery exhibits and daily interpretive programs highlight the culture of the first recorded Africans in Virginia and the experience of people of African descent in colonial and Revolutionary America.

African-American Musical Imprint Weekend,” February 14-15 at Jamestown Settlement features performances by “The Storyteller” Dylan Pritchett, the Northern Neck Chantey Singers and Legacy of Weyanoke.

Jamestown Settlement admission in 2015 is $16.75 for adults; $7.75 for ages 6-12.  Save 20% with a combination ticket to the Yorktown Victory Center: $21.00 for adults and $10.50 for ages 6-12. Children under 6 are free. Various ticket and package options are available online with Williamsburg area attractions.

Special program funded in part by the Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation, Inc., Annual Fund.


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Admission Fee: In 2015, a combination ticket to both museums is $21.00 for adults and $10.50 for ages 6-12. Individual museum admission available.

Related Listings
Jamestown Settlement Historic Sites
Yorktown Victory Center Historic Sites
Last Updated: 1/14/2015 1:30 PM
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