About Us

The Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation is an educational agency of the Commonwealth of Virginia.

Mission

The Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation shall foster through its living-history museums – Jamestown Settlement and The American Revolution Museum at Yorktown – an awareness and understanding of the early history, settlement, and development of the United States through the convergence of American Indian, European, and African cultures and the enduring legacies bequeathed to the nation.