This quarter acre of ground marks the approximate site of the first landing of the Jamestown settlers in Virginia. The walkway leading to the top of the dunes is an elevated incline where one can overlook the Atlantic Ocean and the Entrance to the Chesapeake Bay and is accessible via wheelchair. No restrooms are provided.

Although not a part of the National Park Service Cape Henry Memorial, the Cape Henry Lighthouse does have restroom facilities near their gift shop. Cape Henry Lighthouse at:

Last updated: February 12, 2015

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


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