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Jamestown Settlement

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2110 Jamestown Rd, Route 31 S, Williamsburg, VA 23185
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is how it was when our founding fathers were getting started. You can see how things were done and how people lived back then. It is a must see if you get the chance.

Thank Roger S
Reviewed 2 days ago

At least a full day to learn so much about the Jamestown history. With very educational tours or self touring.

Thank devnprt1
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We enjoyed the guided tours and the back ground on the area. There are lots of things to see here! This is a great place to visit!

Thank J D
Reviewed 3 days ago

This was an amazing place to visit. To learn about our country's bginning was so interesting and humling.

Thank Deborah T
Reviewed 3 days ago

Jamestown was informative and allowed us to know more about the struggle to begin life in this land.

Thank Teaesq
Reviewed 4 days ago

My wife and I started with a tour that lasted about 2 hours. I believe our tour guide was a Miss Shackelford (?). She was well-versed in the history of Jamestown. As an archeologist, she explained a number of sites and what is involved in...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Three generations of my family spent a fabulous day at this state park facility. It adjoins the Federal National Park, which we had planned on visiting afterwards, but were too exhaused to go. This park is much smaller and more doable. They have beautifully recreated...More

Thank TheDon70
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I went with my teen son expecting to see the ships and then head out Wow It was so much more The visitor center was huge Very well suited for anyone who doesn’t want to spend time in the heat for long Excellent program Wishes...More

Thank pam p
Reviewed 6 days ago

This was a very good tour, we enjoyed the History, the fort and the ships. Especially the Indian sites.

Thank jerrypet
Reviewed 1 week ago

The museum at the settlement is very informative. There is a lot of reading and a little interaction so the inside is definitely geared toward older children , teenagers and adults. Young ones will be hard to entertain. We didn't visit the Indian village but...More

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Response from Jodi H | Reviewed this property |
Parts of the museum are indoors and part are outdoors. All of the interactive parts are outdoors. So if you have a break in the rain, you can go out. For us, the outdoor experience was great! The inside is typical museum... More
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Response from sickelmore | Property representative |
No. Ships are free with admission.
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June 30, 2018|
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Response from David H | Reviewed this property |
Historic Jamestown is the actual site. That is where the archeologists are, finding new things all the time. It is part of the National Park System. Jamestown Settlement is run by the State of Virginia. Everything there is a... More
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