• Structure 17, Glassblowing and Island Drive

    Historic Jamestowne

    Part of Colonial National Historical Park Virginia

Educational Programs

The National Park Service at Historic Jamestowne offers educational programs for student groups. Our onsite classroom programs are Walking Tours of the actual site of Jamestown. For informaton on how to make a reservation for one of these programs use the link on the right.


Suggested grades: 5-college Program time: 35-45 minutes Maximum class size: 75 students per program

Learn about the experiences of the early English settlers as they attempted to establish Jamestown as the first permanent English settlement in America. During a walking tour of the Original Towne site of Jamestown, groups will see monuments to John Smith, Pocahontas and other early settlers; see the 17th century Church Tower and learn about the recent excavations of James Fort. Ties to Virginia Standards of Learning (SOL): VS.1, VS.2, VS.3, VS.4, USI.1, USI.2c, USI.3, USI.4a, USI.4b, USI.5a, USI.5c, and USI.5d




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