• Structure 17, Glassblowing and Island Drive

    Historic Jamestowne

    Part of Colonial National Historical Park Virginia

News

Keep up with the latest news coming out of Jamestown. Find out about recent management decisions, upcoming interpretive programs that will be offered, or maintenance projects that are improving the resources within the park.

Read what's happening at Historic Jamestowne. Just use the News Release link to the right.

 

Did You Know?

Archeologist JC Harrington and assistant examining an artifact from a well

Wells are great places to find artifacts because when they were no longer used they became the “trash cans” for the settlers. Archaeologists have excavated shoes, armor, swords, Flagons, pottery, various animal bones and many other items from the wells of Jamestown.