• Dogwoods in bloom during the spring

    Fort Raleigh

    National Historic Site North Carolina

Schedule Of Events

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  • Insights and Images

    Monday, July 7, 2014

    Are pictures worth a 1,000 words? If so, what do those words tell us? More

  • One Island, Many Stories!

    Monday, July 7, 2014

    Since before the English first set foot on Roanoke Island in 1584, the island has seen many people come and go. More

  • The Lost Colony?

    Monday, July 7, 2014

    The colonial ambitions of the English in the late 16th century and their explorations of the "New World" forever changed the history of Roanoke Island. More

  • For Kids: Life in a Roanoke Tribe

    Monday, July 7, 2014

    This activity offers a remembrance of the American Indians of Roanoke Island. More

  • Park Movie, Roanoke the Lost Colony

    Monday, July 7, 2014

    Plays every half hour from 9:00 am to 4:30 pm, except at 3:00 pm. More

  • Insights and Images

    Tuesday, July 8, 2014

    Are pictures worth a 1,000 words? If so, what do those words tell us? More

  • One Island, Many Stories!

    Tuesday, July 8, 2014

    Since before the English first set foot on Roanoke Island in 1584, the island has seen many people come and go. More

  • One Island Many Stories!

    Tuesday, July 8, 2014

    Since before the English first set foot on Roanoke Island in 1584, the island has seen many people come and go. More

  • The Lost Colony?

    Tuesday, July 8, 2014

    The colonial ambitions of the English in the late 16th century and their explorations of the "New World" forever changed the history of Roanoke Island. More

  • The Lost Colony?

    Tuesday, July 8, 2014

    The colonial ambitions of the English in the late 16th century and their explorations of the "New World" forever changed the history of Roanoke Island. More

  • For Kids: Life in a Roanoke Tribe

    Tuesday, July 8, 2014

    This activity offers a remembrance of the American Indians of Roanoke Island. More

  • Park Movie, Roanoke the Lost Colony

    Tuesday, July 8, 2014

    Plays every half hour from 9:00 am to 4:30 pm, except at 3:00 pm. More

  • Insights and Images

    Wednesday, July 9, 2014

    Are pictures worth a 1,000 words? If so, what do those words tell us? More

  • One Island, Many Stories!

    Wednesday, July 9, 2014

    Since before the English first set foot on Roanoke Island in 1584, the island has seen many people come and go. More

  • One Island Many Stories!

    Wednesday, July 9, 2014

    Since before the English first set foot on Roanoke Island in 1584, the island has seen many people come and go. More

  • The Lost Colony?

    Wednesday, July 9, 2014

    The colonial ambitions of the English in the late 16th century and their explorations of the "New World" forever changed the history of Roanoke Island. More

  • The Lost Colony?

    Wednesday, July 9, 2014

    The colonial ambitions of the English in the late 16th century and their explorations of the "New World" forever changed the history of Roanoke Island. More

  • For Kids: Life in a Roanoke Tribe

    Wednesday, July 9, 2014

    This activity offers a remembrance of the American Indians of Roanoke Island. More

  • Park Movie, Roanoke the Lost Colony

    Wednesday, July 9, 2014

    Plays every half hour from 9:00 am to 4:30 pm, except at 3:00 pm. More

  • Insights and Images

    Thursday, July 10, 2014

    Are pictures worth a 1,000 words? If so, what do those words tell us? More

  • One Island, Many Stories!

    Thursday, July 10, 2014

    Since before the English first set foot on Roanoke Island in 1584, the island has seen many people come and go. More

  • One Island Many Stories!

    Thursday, July 10, 2014

    Since before the English first set foot on Roanoke Island in 1584, the island has seen many people come and go. More

  • The Lost Colony?

    Thursday, July 10, 2014

    The colonial ambitions of the English in the late 16th century and their explorations of the "New World" forever changed the history of Roanoke Island. More

  • The Lost Colony?

    Thursday, July 10, 2014

    The colonial ambitions of the English in the late 16th century and their explorations of the "New World" forever changed the history of Roanoke Island. More

  • For Kids: Life in a Roanoke Tribe

    Thursday, July 10, 2014

    This activity offers a remembrance of the American Indians of Roanoke Island. More

  • Park Movie, Roanoke the Lost Colony

    Thursday, July 10, 2014

    Plays every half hour from 9:00 am to 4:30 pm, except at 3:00 pm. More

  • Insights and Images

    Friday, July 11, 2014

    Are pictures worth a 1,000 words? If so, what do those words tell us? More

  • One Island, Many Stories!

    Friday, July 11, 2014

    Since before the English first set foot on Roanoke Island in 1584, the island has seen many people come and go. More

  • The Lost Colony?

    Friday, July 11, 2014

    The colonial ambitions of the English in the late 16th century and their explorations of the "New World" forever changed the history of Roanoke Island. More

  • For Kids: Life in a Roanoke Tribe

    Friday, July 11, 2014

    This activity offers a remembrance of the American Indians of Roanoke Island. More

  • Park Movie, Roanoke the Lost Colony

    Friday, July 11, 2014

    Plays every half hour from 9:00 am to 4:30 pm, except at 3:00 pm. More

  • Insights and Images

    Saturday, July 12, 2014

    Are pictures worth a 1,000 words? If so, what do those words tell us? More

  • One Island, Many Stories!

    Saturday, July 12, 2014

    Since before the English first set foot on Roanoke Island in 1584, the island has seen many people come and go. More

  • The Lost Colony?

    Saturday, July 12, 2014

    The colonial ambitions of the English in the late 16th century and their explorations of the "New World" forever changed the history of Roanoke Island. More

  • For Kids: Life in a Roanoke Tribe

    Saturday, July 12, 2014

    This activity offers a remembrance of the American Indians of Roanoke Island. More

  • Park Movie, Roanoke the Lost Colony

    Saturday, July 12, 2014

    Plays every half hour from 9:00 am to 4:30 pm, except at 3:00 pm. More

  • Insights and Images

    Sunday, July 13, 2014

    Are pictures worth a 1,000 words? If so, what do those words tell us? More

  • One Island, Many Stories!

    Sunday, July 13, 2014

    Since before the English first set foot on Roanoke Island in 1584, the island has seen many people come and go. More

  • The Lost Colony?

    Sunday, July 13, 2014

    The colonial ambitions of the English in the late 16th century and their explorations of the "New World" forever changed the history of Roanoke Island. More

  • For Kids: Life in a Roanoke Tribe

    Sunday, July 13, 2014

    This activity offers a remembrance of the American Indians of Roanoke Island. More

  • Park Movie, Roanoke the Lost Colony

    Sunday, July 13, 2014

    Plays every half hour from 9:00 am to 4:30 pm, except at 3:00 pm. More

  • Insights and Images

    Monday, July 14, 2014

    Are pictures worth a 1,000 words? If so, what do those words tell us? More

  • One Island, Many Stories!

    Monday, July 14, 2014

    Since before the English first set foot on Roanoke Island in 1584, the island has seen many people come and go. More

  • The Lost Colony?

    Monday, July 14, 2014

    The colonial ambitions of the English in the late 16th century and their explorations of the "New World" forever changed the history of Roanoke Island. More

  • For Kids: Life in a Roanoke Tribe

    Monday, July 14, 2014

    This activity offers a remembrance of the American Indians of Roanoke Island. More

  • Park Movie, Roanoke the Lost Colony

    Monday, July 14, 2014

    Plays every half hour from 9:00 am to 4:30 pm, except at 3:00 pm. More

  • Insights and Images

    Tuesday, July 15, 2014

    Are pictures worth a 1,000 words? If so, what do those words tell us? More

  • One Island, Many Stories!

    Tuesday, July 15, 2014

    Since before the English first set foot on Roanoke Island in 1584, the island has seen many people come and go. More

  • One Island Many Stories!

    Tuesday, July 15, 2014

    Since before the English first set foot on Roanoke Island in 1584, the island has seen many people come and go. More

  • The Lost Colony?

    Tuesday, July 15, 2014

    The colonial ambitions of the English in the late 16th century and their explorations of the "New World" forever changed the history of Roanoke Island. More

  • The Lost Colony?

    Tuesday, July 15, 2014

    The colonial ambitions of the English in the late 16th century and their explorations of the "New World" forever changed the history of Roanoke Island. More

  • For Kids: Life in a Roanoke Tribe

    Tuesday, July 15, 2014

    This activity offers a remembrance of the American Indians of Roanoke Island. More

  • Park Movie, Roanoke the Lost Colony

    Tuesday, July 15, 2014

    Plays every half hour from 9:00 am to 4:30 pm, except at 3:00 pm. More

  • Insights and Images

    Wednesday, July 16, 2014

    Are pictures worth a 1,000 words? If so, what do those words tell us? More

  • One Island, Many Stories!

    Wednesday, July 16, 2014

    Since before the English first set foot on Roanoke Island in 1584, the island has seen many people come and go. More

  • One Island Many Stories!

    Wednesday, July 16, 2014

    Since before the English first set foot on Roanoke Island in 1584, the island has seen many people come and go. More

  • The Lost Colony?

    Wednesday, July 16, 2014

    The colonial ambitions of the English in the late 16th century and their explorations of the "New World" forever changed the history of Roanoke Island. More

  • The Lost Colony?

    Wednesday, July 16, 2014

    The colonial ambitions of the English in the late 16th century and their explorations of the "New World" forever changed the history of Roanoke Island. More

  • For Kids: Life in a Roanoke Tribe

    Wednesday, July 16, 2014

    This activity offers a remembrance of the American Indians of Roanoke Island. More

  • Park Movie, Roanoke the Lost Colony

    Wednesday, July 16, 2014

    Plays every half hour from 9:00 am to 4:30 pm, except at 3:00 pm. More

  • Insights and Images

    Thursday, July 17, 2014

    Are pictures worth a 1,000 words? If so, what do those words tell us? More

  • One Island, Many Stories!

    Thursday, July 17, 2014

    Since before the English first set foot on Roanoke Island in 1584, the island has seen many people come and go. More

  • One Island Many Stories!

    Thursday, July 17, 2014

    Since before the English first set foot on Roanoke Island in 1584, the island has seen many people come and go. More

  • The Lost Colony?

    Thursday, July 17, 2014

    The colonial ambitions of the English in the late 16th century and their explorations of the "New World" forever changed the history of Roanoke Island. More

  • The Lost Colony?

    Thursday, July 17, 2014

    The colonial ambitions of the English in the late 16th century and their explorations of the "New World" forever changed the history of Roanoke Island. More

  • For Kids: Life in a Roanoke Tribe

    Thursday, July 17, 2014

    This activity offers a remembrance of the American Indians of Roanoke Island. More

  • Park Movie, Roanoke the Lost Colony

    Thursday, July 17, 2014

    Plays every half hour from 9:00 am to 4:30 pm, except at 3:00 pm. More

  • Insights and Images

    Friday, July 18, 2014

    Are pictures worth a 1,000 words? If so, what do those words tell us? More

  • One Island, Many Stories!

    Friday, July 18, 2014

    Since before the English first set foot on Roanoke Island in 1584, the island has seen many people come and go. More

  • The Lost Colony?

    Friday, July 18, 2014

    The colonial ambitions of the English in the late 16th century and their explorations of the "New World" forever changed the history of Roanoke Island. More

  • For Kids: Life in a Roanoke Tribe

    Friday, July 18, 2014

    This activity offers a remembrance of the American Indians of Roanoke Island. More

  • Park Movie, Roanoke the Lost Colony

    Friday, July 18, 2014

    Plays every half hour from 9:00 am to 4:30 pm, except at 3:00 pm. More

  • Insights and Images

    Saturday, July 19, 2014

    Are pictures worth a 1,000 words? If so, what do those words tell us? More

  • One Island, Many Stories!

    Saturday, July 19, 2014

    Since before the English first set foot on Roanoke Island in 1584, the island has seen many people come and go. More

  • The Lost Colony?

    Saturday, July 19, 2014

    The colonial ambitions of the English in the late 16th century and their explorations of the "New World" forever changed the history of Roanoke Island. More

  • For Kids: Life in a Roanoke Tribe

    Saturday, July 19, 2014

    This activity offers a remembrance of the American Indians of Roanoke Island. More

  • Park Movie, Roanoke the Lost Colony

    Saturday, July 19, 2014

    Plays every half hour from 9:00 am to 4:30 pm, except at 3:00 pm. More

  • Insights and Images

    Sunday, July 20, 2014

    Are pictures worth a 1,000 words? If so, what do those words tell us? More

  • One Island, Many Stories!

    Sunday, July 20, 2014

    Since before the English first set foot on Roanoke Island in 1584, the island has seen many people come and go. More

  • The Lost Colony?

    Sunday, July 20, 2014

    The colonial ambitions of the English in the late 16th century and their explorations of the "New World" forever changed the history of Roanoke Island. More

  • For Kids: Life in a Roanoke Tribe

    Sunday, July 20, 2014

    This activity offers a remembrance of the American Indians of Roanoke Island. More

  • Park Movie, Roanoke the Lost Colony

    Sunday, July 20, 2014

    Plays every half hour from 9:00 am to 4:30 pm, except at 3:00 pm. More

  • Insights and Images

    Monday, July 21, 2014

    Are pictures worth a 1,000 words? If so, what do those words tell us? More

  • One Island, Many Stories!

    Monday, July 21, 2014

    Since before the English first set foot on Roanoke Island in 1584, the island has seen many people come and go. More

  • The Lost Colony?

    Monday, July 21, 2014

    The colonial ambitions of the English in the late 16th century and their explorations of the "New World" forever changed the history of Roanoke Island. More

  • For Kids: Life in a Roanoke Tribe

    Monday, July 21, 2014

    This activity offers a remembrance of the American Indians of Roanoke Island. More

  • Park Movie, Roanoke the Lost Colony

    Monday, July 21, 2014

    Plays every half hour from 9:00 am to 4:30 pm, except at 3:00 pm. More

  • Insights and Images

    Tuesday, July 22, 2014

    Are pictures worth a 1,000 words? If so, what do those words tell us? More

  • One Island, Many Stories!

    Tuesday, July 22, 2014

    Since before the English first set foot on Roanoke Island in 1584, the island has seen many people come and go. More

  • One Island Many Stories!

    Tuesday, July 22, 2014

    Since before the English first set foot on Roanoke Island in 1584, the island has seen many people come and go. More

  • The Lost Colony?

    Tuesday, July 22, 2014

    The colonial ambitions of the English in the late 16th century and their explorations of the "New World" forever changed the history of Roanoke Island. More

  • The Lost Colony?

    Tuesday, July 22, 2014

    The colonial ambitions of the English in the late 16th century and their explorations of the "New World" forever changed the history of Roanoke Island. More

  • For Kids: Life in a Roanoke Tribe

    Tuesday, July 22, 2014

    This activity offers a remembrance of the American Indians of Roanoke Island. More

  • Park Movie, Roanoke the Lost Colony

    Tuesday, July 22, 2014

    Plays every half hour from 9:00 am to 4:30 pm, except at 3:00 pm. More

  • Insights and Images

    Wednesday, July 23, 2014

    Are pictures worth a 1,000 words? If so, what do those words tell us? More

  • One Island, Many Stories!

    Wednesday, July 23, 2014

    Since before the English first set foot on Roanoke Island in 1584, the island has seen many people come and go. More

  • One Island Many Stories!

    Wednesday, July 23, 2014

    Since before the English first set foot on Roanoke Island in 1584, the island has seen many people come and go. More

  • The Lost Colony?

    Wednesday, July 23, 2014

    The colonial ambitions of the English in the late 16th century and their explorations of the "New World" forever changed the history of Roanoke Island. More

  • The Lost Colony?

    Wednesday, July 23, 2014

    The colonial ambitions of the English in the late 16th century and their explorations of the "New World" forever changed the history of Roanoke Island. More

  • For Kids: Life in a Roanoke Tribe

    Wednesday, July 23, 2014

    This activity offers a remembrance of the American Indians of Roanoke Island. More

  • Park Movie, Roanoke the Lost Colony

    Wednesday, July 23, 2014

    Plays every half hour from 9:00 am to 4:30 pm, except at 3:00 pm. More

  • Insights and Images

    Thursday, July 24, 2014

    Are pictures worth a 1,000 words? If so, what do those words tell us? More

  • One Island, Many Stories!

    Thursday, July 24, 2014

    Since before the English first set foot on Roanoke Island in 1584, the island has seen many people come and go. More

  • One Island Many Stories!

    Thursday, July 24, 2014

    Since before the English first set foot on Roanoke Island in 1584, the island has seen many people come and go. More

  • The Lost Colony?

    Thursday, July 24, 2014

    The colonial ambitions of the English in the late 16th century and their explorations of the "New World" forever changed the history of Roanoke Island. More

  • The Lost Colony?

    Thursday, July 24, 2014

    The colonial ambitions of the English in the late 16th century and their explorations of the "New World" forever changed the history of Roanoke Island. More

  • For Kids: Life in a Roanoke Tribe

    Thursday, July 24, 2014

    This activity offers a remembrance of the American Indians of Roanoke Island. More

  • Park Movie, Roanoke the Lost Colony

    Thursday, July 24, 2014

    Plays every half hour from 9:00 am to 4:30 pm, except at 3:00 pm. More

  • Insights and Images

    Friday, July 25, 2014

    Are pictures worth a 1,000 words? If so, what do those words tell us? More

  • One Island, Many Stories!

    Friday, July 25, 2014

    Since before the English first set foot on Roanoke Island in 1584, the island has seen many people come and go. More

  • The Lost Colony?

    Friday, July 25, 2014

    The colonial ambitions of the English in the late 16th century and their explorations of the "New World" forever changed the history of Roanoke Island. More

  • For Kids: Life in a Roanoke Tribe

    Friday, July 25, 2014

    This activity offers a remembrance of the American Indians of Roanoke Island. More

  • Park Movie, Roanoke the Lost Colony

    Friday, July 25, 2014

    Plays every half hour from 9:00 am to 4:30 pm, except at 3:00 pm. More

  • Insights and Images

    Saturday, July 26, 2014

    Are pictures worth a 1,000 words? If so, what do those words tell us? More

  • One Island, Many Stories!

    Saturday, July 26, 2014

    Since before the English first set foot on Roanoke Island in 1584, the island has seen many people come and go. More

  • The Lost Colony?

    Saturday, July 26, 2014

    The colonial ambitions of the English in the late 16th century and their explorations of the "New World" forever changed the history of Roanoke Island. More

  • For Kids: Life in a Roanoke Tribe

    Saturday, July 26, 2014

    This activity offers a remembrance of the American Indians of Roanoke Island. More

  • Park Movie, Roanoke the Lost Colony

    Saturday, July 26, 2014

    Plays every half hour from 9:00 am to 4:30 pm, except at 3:00 pm. More

  • Insights and Images

    Sunday, July 27, 2014

    Are pictures worth a 1,000 words? If so, what do those words tell us? More

  • One Island, Many Stories!

    Sunday, July 27, 2014

    Since before the English first set foot on Roanoke Island in 1584, the island has seen many people come and go. More

  • The Lost Colony?

    Sunday, July 27, 2014

    The colonial ambitions of the English in the late 16th century and their explorations of the "New World" forever changed the history of Roanoke Island. More

  • For Kids: Life in a Roanoke Tribe

    Sunday, July 27, 2014

    This activity offers a remembrance of the American Indians of Roanoke Island. More

  • Park Movie, Roanoke the Lost Colony

    Sunday, July 27, 2014

    Plays every half hour from 9:00 am to 4:30 pm, except at 3:00 pm. More

  • Insights and Images

    Monday, July 28, 2014

    Are pictures worth a 1,000 words? If so, what do those words tell us? More

  • One Island, Many Stories!

    Monday, July 28, 2014

    Since before the English first set foot on Roanoke Island in 1584, the island has seen many people come and go. More

  • The Lost Colony?

    Monday, July 28, 2014

    The colonial ambitions of the English in the late 16th century and their explorations of the "New World" forever changed the history of Roanoke Island. More

  • For Kids: Life in a Roanoke Tribe

    Monday, July 28, 2014

    This activity offers a remembrance of the American Indians of Roanoke Island. More

  • Park Movie, Roanoke the Lost Colony

    Monday, July 28, 2014

    Plays every half hour from 9:00 am to 4:30 pm, except at 3:00 pm. More

  • Insights and Images

    Tuesday, July 29, 2014

    Are pictures worth a 1,000 words? If so, what do those words tell us? More

  • One Island, Many Stories!

    Tuesday, July 29, 2014

    Since before the English first set foot on Roanoke Island in 1584, the island has seen many people come and go. More

  • One Island Many Stories!

    Tuesday, July 29, 2014

    Since before the English first set foot on Roanoke Island in 1584, the island has seen many people come and go. More

  • The Lost Colony?

    Tuesday, July 29, 2014

    The colonial ambitions of the English in the late 16th century and their explorations of the "New World" forever changed the history of Roanoke Island. More

  • The Lost Colony?

    Tuesday, July 29, 2014

    The colonial ambitions of the English in the late 16th century and their explorations of the "New World" forever changed the history of Roanoke Island. More

  • For Kids: Life in a Roanoke Tribe

    Tuesday, July 29, 2014

    This activity offers a remembrance of the American Indians of Roanoke Island. More

  • Park Movie, Roanoke the Lost Colony

    Tuesday, July 29, 2014

    Plays every half hour from 9:00 am to 4:30 pm, except at 3:00 pm. More

  • Insights and Images

    Wednesday, July 30, 2014

    Are pictures worth a 1,000 words? If so, what do those words tell us? More

  • One Island, Many Stories!

    Wednesday, July 30, 2014

    Since before the English first set foot on Roanoke Island in 1584, the island has seen many people come and go. More

  • One Island Many Stories!

    Wednesday, July 30, 2014

    Since before the English first set foot on Roanoke Island in 1584, the island has seen many people come and go. More

  • The Lost Colony?

    Wednesday, July 30, 2014

    The colonial ambitions of the English in the late 16th century and their explorations of the "New World" forever changed the history of Roanoke Island. More

  • The Lost Colony?

    Wednesday, July 30, 2014

    The colonial ambitions of the English in the late 16th century and their explorations of the "New World" forever changed the history of Roanoke Island. More

  • For Kids: Life in a Roanoke Tribe

    Wednesday, July 30, 2014

    This activity offers a remembrance of the American Indians of Roanoke Island. More

  • Park Movie, Roanoke the Lost Colony

    Wednesday, July 30, 2014

    Plays every half hour from 9:00 am to 4:30 pm, except at 3:00 pm. More

  • Insights and Images

    Thursday, July 31, 2014

    Are pictures worth a 1,000 words? If so, what do those words tell us? More

  • One Island, Many Stories!

    Thursday, July 31, 2014

    Since before the English first set foot on Roanoke Island in 1584, the island has seen many people come and go. More

  • One Island Many Stories!

    Thursday, July 31, 2014

    Since before the English first set foot on Roanoke Island in 1584, the island has seen many people come and go. More

  • The Lost Colony?

    Thursday, July 31, 2014

    The colonial ambitions of the English in the late 16th century and their explorations of the "New World" forever changed the history of Roanoke Island. More

  • The Lost Colony?

    Thursday, July 31, 2014

    The colonial ambitions of the English in the late 16th century and their explorations of the "New World" forever changed the history of Roanoke Island. More

  • For Kids: Life in a Roanoke Tribe

    Thursday, July 31, 2014

    This activity offers a remembrance of the American Indians of Roanoke Island. More

  • Park Movie, Roanoke the Lost Colony

    Thursday, July 31, 2014

    Plays every half hour from 9:00 am to 4:30 pm, except at 3:00 pm. More

  • Insights and Images

    Friday, August 1, 2014

    Are pictures worth a 1,000 words? If so, what do those words tell us? More

  • One Island, Many Stories!

    Friday, August 1, 2014

    Since before the English first set foot on Roanoke Island in 1584, the island has seen many people come and go. More

  • The Lost Colony?

    Friday, August 1, 2014

    The colonial ambitions of the English in the late 16th century and their explorations of the "New World" forever changed the history of Roanoke Island. More

  • For Kids: Life in a Roanoke Tribe

    Friday, August 1, 2014

    This activity offers a remembrance of the American Indians of Roanoke Island. More

  • Park Movie, Roanoke the Lost Colony

    Friday, August 1, 2014

    Plays every half hour from 9:00 am to 4:30 pm, except at 3:00 pm. More

Did You Know?

Debry map of Virginia

The land west of the Atlantic coastline from Newfoundland to Florida was given the name Virginia by the English. The land was named for the newly discovered unspoiled land and Elizabeth I, the “Virgin Queen”.