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Fee-free days at historic Jamestowne in 2020

Historic Jamestowne is offering a few fee-free days throughout 2020.
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WILLIAMSBURG, Va. — Mark your calendar! Historic Jamestowne is offering a few fee-free days throughout 2020.

On the following days, admission is free and open to the public:

  • Monday, Jan. 20 in commemoration of Martin Luther King Jr. Day
  • Saturday, April 18 in honor of National Junior Ranger Day
  • Tuesday, Aug. 25 in honor of the National Park Service Founders Day
  • Saturday, Sept. 26 in honor of National Public Lands Day
  • Monday, Nov. 11 in commemoration of Veterans Day

Historic Jamestowne is jointly administered by the National Park Service and Jamestown Rediscovery (on behalf of Preservation Virginia).

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Historic Jamestowne is the original site of the first permanent English settlement in America and is open for visitors seven days a week. Visitors can experience archaeology firsthand as Jamestown Rediscovery archaeologists continue to excavate James Fort.

Walking tours are available with park rangers, an archaeologist or a costumed living history character.

On normal days, admission is $20 for those 16 years of age and older and complimentary for those 15 years of age and younger. For more information about tickets and special events, please click here.