It's a perfect time to visit Jamestown Settlement, where visitors are immersed in the world of America's first permanent English colony.
Extensive gallery exhibits and film explore Jamestown's beginnings as a business venture, the impact of European colonization on the Powhatan Indian culture, and the origins of the first known Africans in Virginia. Outdoors, explore re-creations of a Powhatan Indian village and 1610-14 fort and board a replica of one of the three ships that sailed from England to Virginia in 1607. Cafe and gift shops.
Don't miss the special exhibition, "Bartering for a Continent: How Anglo-Indian Trade Shaped America," June 4 through December 10, and related events and programs.
Save 20% on admission with a value-priced combination ticket with Yorktown Victory Center: $21.25 adults; $10.75 ages 6-12. Free parking. Tickets and packages are available with other Williamsburg attractions.