Jamestown Settlement

Jamestown Settlement

Colonial Jamestown History – From Settlement to Colony The Jamestown Colony was settled in 1607, thirteen years before the Mayflower arrived at Plymouth Rock and is the site of the first permanent English settlement in the New World. Three ships landed containing a total…

Jamestown Settlement Today

Jamestown Settlement Today

Today, Jamestown consists of two separate properties, managed and maintained by separate entities. Historic Jamestown is located at the original site of the Colony and is co-administered by the National Park Service and APVA Preservation Virginia. The Jamestown Settlement is a living history museum…