Inside James Fort: The Powhatan Indians

June 05, 2020 - 10:00 amJune 05, 2020 - 04:00 pmNovember 3, 2018, 10am - 4pm
June 05, 2020 - 10:00 amJune 05, 2020 - 04:00 pmAugust 24, 2019, 10am - 4pm
Historic Jamestowne
1368 Colonial Parkway
Jamestown, VA 23081
United States 1368 Colonial Parkway Jamestown 23081


  • Adults (16 or older): $20.00
  • Children (15 & under): $Free

Historic Jamestowne celebrates American Indian Month: Native American Material Culture Tour, 10:00 am, 12:30 pm, & 3:00 pm: Join this special hour-long archaeology walking tour focused on the presence of native peoples in James Fort during the first few years of the settlement. Hear about how finding Native American artifacts in key fort-period features is providing important insights into the impact the Powhatan had on the English lifestyle in Virginia. Native Lifeways of the Chesapeake, 10:00 am-4:00 pm: Meet Daniel Firehawk Abbott of the Nanticoke people of Maryland's Eastern Shore to learn about the lifeways of the Tidewater Algonquians and their interactions with the settlers of Jamestown. A New Life in the New World, 10:00 am-4:00 pm: Learn first-hand about the trials of the first English settlers and their encounters with the native peoples of the Chesapeake from Anas Todkill, one of the settlers who explored the bay with Captain John Smith.