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History is Fun for Homeschool Students at Jamestown Settlement & American Revolution Museum at Yorktown

Homeschool students will love discovering the sights and sounds of the 17th and 18th centuries while learning about their nation’s history.

Homeschool Program Days: September 7-22, 2019

Try on armor in the James Fort, at the Jamestown Settlement.Ticket Price:

• $12 per family member – Visit as many times as you like during “Homeschool Program Days.”
• Children ages 3 and under are free.

Ticket Available:

•Purchase admission tickets online, then email reservations at to book your family guided tours.  

Email reservations at The Reservations office is open Monday – Friday 9:00 – 5:00 p.m.

Purchase tickets in person at either museum during Homeschool Program Days.

Ticket includes:

• Admission to Jamestown Settlement throughout Homeschool Program Days, including the introductory film 1607: A Nation Takes Root, permanent exhibition galleries, and re-creations of 1607 ships, Powhatan Indian village, and a 1610-1614 colonial fort, and more.

• Admission to the American Revolution Museum at Yorktown throughout Homeschool Program Days, including Revolution-themed films,  permanent exhibition galleries and re-creations of a  Continental Army encampment and Revolution-era farm.

• One two-hour tour at each site, with a Family Guided Tour, designed for family members of all ages.

Tours must be booked in advance by emailing Reservation at after purchasing tickets online.


Homeschool Program Days – September 7-22, 2019

Jamestown Settlement Family Guided Tours: Monday, Wednesday & Friday, September 9, 11, 13, 16, 18 & 20, at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m.

Family Guided Tour at Jamestown Settlement – All ages

Visit re-creations of a Powhatan Indian village, 1607 ships and colonial fort on this two-hour tour designed to introduce the history and cultures of America’s first permanent English settlement at Jamestown, Virginia.

American Revolution Museum at Yorktown Family Guided Tours: Tuesdays and Thursday, September 10, 12, 17 and 19, at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m.

Family Guided Tour at the American Revolution Museum at Yorktown – all ages

This tour presents an overview of life during the American Revolution, with visits to immersive galleries, a re-created Continental Army encampment and Revolution-era farm.  Hands-on activities throughout the tour enhance the story and engage visitors of every age!

For more information about homeschool programs contact group reservations:
(757) 253-4939 • (888) 868-7593 • fax (757) 253-4997 •


Updated 8/2019