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Summer History Camp

2021 Programs

History camps return safely this Summer 2021 at Jamestown Settlement and the American Revolution Museum at Yorktown, with enhanced protective measures and interactive learning opportunities for children age 4 to those who have just completed 3rd grade, offering two- and three-day onsite educational programs designed to inspire engagement with early American history.

Summer History Camp has sold out at Jamestown Settlement and space is limited but still open and available first come, first served for both sessions at the American Revolution Museum at Yorktown. To register, click here.


American Revolution Museum at Yorktown

Yorktown Adventurers (Ages 4-6)
$42 for 2-day Session

June 24-25 & July 29-30
9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Come and play the 18th-century way! Explore games colonial children played, after chores were done of course. Then, pack your bags and get ready to march. Enlist in George Washington’s Continental Army to join the fight.

Yorktown Discoverers
(Graduated 1st, 2nd or 3rd Grade)
$42 for 2-day Session

June 24-25 & July 29-30
9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Discover the growing list of uses for plants in a colonial garden, like medicines, cooking, and a variety of other household needs. Shine a light on the friendship of General George Washington and French Marquis de Lafayette and later, learn the art of silhouette making.


(SOLD OUT) Jamestown Settlement

Jamestown Adventurers (Ages 4-6)

June 21-23 & July 26-28
9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Learn fishing like a Powhatan on the coastal plain, sailing like an Englishman across the Atlantic Ocean, and building like a carpenter in James Fort with these hands-on adventures to the 17th century.

Jamestown Discoverers
(Graduated 1st, 2nd or 3rd Grade)
$63 for 3-day Session

June 21-23 & July 26-28
9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Discover the hunting techniques of the Powhatans; put yourself in the action as you travel across the Atlantic on the 1607 journey; then learn how to pack, preserve and prepare like an English colonist.


Space is limited, with online-only registration open and available first come, first served. To register, click here.