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TEMPORARILY CLOSED: “18th National Exhibition of the American Society of Marine Artists” Special Exhibition

Jamestown Settlement and the American Revolution Museum at Yorktown are temporarily closed to the public through Sunday, March 29 out of an abundance of caution to manage the risks posed by the Coronavirus (COVID-19). For more information, visit historyisfun.org/update. Since its founding more than 40 years ago, the American Society of Marine Artists has presented its prestigious National Exhib

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CANCELLED: The Tempest

In an effort to prevent and control the potential spread of COVID-19 in large public gatherings, and following Governor Northam’s declaration of a state of emergency in Virginia, Jamestown Settlement and the American Revolution Museum at Yorktown have cancelled all major events and special programming scheduled through April 11. Additional information is available at historyisfun.org/update. Th

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Jamestown Day

Mark the 413th anniversary of the 1607 founding of Jamestown with interpretive programs and artillery firings. Climb aboard a Jamestown Settlement ship and see one sail, and take part in archaeo­logical programs at Historic Jamestowne. A jointly sponsored event at Jamestown Settlement & Historic Jamestowne. Separate site admission. Learn more.

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“FOCUS: 100 Years of Virginia Indians in Photography” Special Exhibition

Focus on 100 years of Virginia Indians in images dating from the Racial Integrity Act of 1924 to federal recognition today, as photography collected in collaboration with Virginia Indian tribes from professional and personal collections charts this century of change.

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Liberty Celebration

Salute the 244th anniversary of the Declaration of Independence with music, military drills and artillery demonstrations. Learn more.

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