Colonial Parkway, Jamestown Virginia
757-253-4838 Toll Free: 888-593-4682
Located next to Jamestown, the Original Site, was built in 1957 to celebrate the 350th anniversary of Jamestown's founding. An indoor musuem features a film and three permanent exhibit galleries -- the English Gallery, the Powhatan Indian Gallery, and the Jamestown Gallery. Three outdoor living history areas provide a glimpse of life during the early 1600s. Special events are celebrated throughout the year, including a three-day event held Thanksgiving weekend. Museum and outside exhibits open daily; closed New Year's Day and Christmas Day.
Other History nearby:
(Surry) Bacon's Castle
(Virginia Beach) Cape Henry Memorial
(Williamsburg) Carter's Grove
(Hopewell) City Point Early History Museum
(Charles City) Evelynton
06/20 Coming to The Jamestown area
Dewey Beach PopFest Dewey Beach DE April12-13 Features three nights of showcase performances and two days of demo and mentoring sessions, tradeshow, and industry events.
Pork in the Park BBQ Festival Salisbury MD April19-21 Follow your nose to the Pork in the Park BBQ Festival. Celebrating its 10th anniversary, this Eastern Shore staple will be served up April 19-21st at Salisbury's WinterPlace Park.
Bethany Beach Seaside Craft Show Bethany Beach DE June1 This is a juried fine crafts event on the boardwalk.
Hampton Roads Greek Festival Hampton Roads VA May30-June2 Winner of the Peninsula Gold Award for best outdoor festival in 2012.
Virginia Pork Festival Emporia VA June12 The Virginia Pork Festival is one of the East Coast's largest food festivals, combines outstanding pork dishes with continuous live music from multiple stages.
66th Annual Hard Crab Derby Crisfield MD August30-September1 Held at the Somers Cove Marina. Crab Races, Crab Cooking Contest, Crab Picking contest, Parade, Skiff Races, Boat Docking Contest, Crafts, Carnival, Games, Swim Meet, Entertainment, Fresh Seafood