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Things to Do: Jamestown Day Saturday May 12th

Marking the 405th anniversary of the 1607 founding  of America’s first permanent English colony Historic Jamestowne & Jamestown Settlement Saturday, May 12, 2012   One of Jamestown Settlement’s ships will sail in the James River on Jamestown Day, May 12. Jamestown-Yorktown … Continue reading

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Things to Do: Jamestown Day May 14th

Marking the 404th anniversary of the 1607 founding of America’s first permanent English colony     Jamestown Settlement’s Godspeed is set to sail in the James River on Jamestown Day, May 14.  Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation photo. Historic Jamestowne and Jamestown Settlement … Continue reading

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Historic Triangle Coastal Bicycle Tour

October 24 – 29 Join a small group of like-minded adventurers for an active, revealing, colorful look at one of America’s richest historical centers. The James River area contains numerous historical sites and scenic bicycle routes with sweeping views. Biking … Continue reading

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Things to Do: Civil War Tour of Williamsburg

The Williamsburg Civil War Tour takes the civil war enthusiasts and visitors through a very interesting portion of the Peninsula campaign – The Battle of Williamsburg Virginia. This was the largest battle of war up until this time. This would … Continue reading

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Free Thing to Do – Jamestown Ferry

One of the first things on your to do list of free activities is a ride on the Jamestown Ferry. Are you surprised when we say free and ferry in the same breath? Most people are. But the 15-minute ride … Continue reading

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