You may purchase glass items produced in our glasshouse through on-site sales, regular mail, phone and e-mail. Hours of operation are 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. daily, except Christmas Day and New Years Day when Historic Jamestowne is closed. To place an order or make inquires contact: Jamestown Glasshouse, 1368 Colonial Parkway, Jamestown, Virginia 23081, Phone: (757) 229-2437, FAX: (757) 229-4273 or e-mail: email@example.com
For a more complete catalog of glassware for purchase you can access the Eastern National website store and order on-line there.
School groups can pre-order Jamestown Glass Paper Weights. There are five designs: 400th Anniversary, Dated, Ship, Glassblower, and Pocahontas (see images below). Paper Weights measure approximately 3½ to 4 inches in diameter. They range in price from $5.95 to $2.50. You can pre-order your paperweights by calling (757) 229-2437 or use this link for the Glasshouse Paper Weight Order Form. Just print the form and fax or mail it in. The form must be received at least two weeks prior to your visit.
Did You Know?
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.