• Structure 17, Glassblowing and Island Drive

    Historic Jamestowne

    Part of Colonial National Historical Park Virginia

Contact Us

By Mail
Colonial National Historical Park
P.O. Box 210
Yorktown, VA 23690

By Phone
Jamestown Visitor Information
757-856-1200

By Fax
757-229-4273

Did You Know?

Atlantic Sturgeon scutes recovered at James Fort.

Sturgeons have five rows of bony plates, called scutes, covering the head and body. These scutes are often found in the excavation of James Fort; the abundance of scutes in the archeological record supports the historical record.