Jamestown Day

Jamestown Settlement's re-created 1607 ships - Susan Constant, Godspeed and Discovery.
Historic Jamestowne & Jamestown Settlement
2110 Jamestown Road
Williamsburg, VA 23185
Region Hampton Roads
Locality James City
Saturday, May 09, 2015 (9:00 AM-5:00 PM)
Main Number: (757) 253-4838
Jamestown Settlement : (888) 593-4682
Historic Jamestowne : (757) 229-4997
Fax: (757) 253-5299
Website www.historyisfun.org
Historic Jamestowne www.historicjamestowne.org

Historic Jamestowne and Jamestown Settlement will mark the 408th anniversary of the founding of America's first permanent English settlement on Saturday, May 9, with interpretive programs on Powhatan and English interactions, military and maritime displays, family-friendly tours and activities, and traditional music and entertainment. The annual commemorative event features Historic Jamestowne's ongoing archaeological discoveries of the 1607 fort and one of Jamestown Settlement's re-created ships sailing in the James River.

"Jamestown Day" is jointly sponsored by Historic Jamestowne, site of the original 1607 settlement jointly administered by the National Park Service and Colonial Williamsburg Foundation (on behalf of Preservation Virginia), and Jamestown Settlement, a living-history museum of 17th-century Virginia administered by the Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation.

Separate site admission: Jamestown Settlement is $16.75 for adults and $7.75 (ages 6-12); Historic Jamestowne is $14.00 adults (ages 16 and older). A four-site value ticket for Historic Jamestowne, Jamestown Settlement, Yorktown Battlefield and the Yorktown Victory Center is available for purchase at Jamestown Settlement and the Yorktown Victory Center. Parking is free.

For more information about Jamestown Settlement, call (888) 593-4682 toll-free or visit www.historyisfun.org. For information about Historic Jamestowne, call (757) 229-4997 or (757) 898-2410 or visit www.historicjamestowne.org or www.nps.gov/colo.

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Admission Fee: Separate site admission: Jamestown Settlement is $16.75 adults; $7.75 (6-12); Historic Jamestowne is $14 (16+). Combination ticket to Historic Jamestowne, Jamestown Settlement, Yorktown Victory Center and Yorktown Battlefield available.

Last Updated: 7/29/2014 1:28 PM
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