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Jamestown Island Explorer

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Address: Route 31, Jamestown Road, Williamsburg, VA
Phone Number: +1 757-259-0400

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Jamestown island original settlement

What a great place! Better than the mock settlement. Because it is true place and factual THROUGHLY enjoyed our visit and will return to see what the archeologist have further... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 27 October 2015
Felice C
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Alton, New Hampshire
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 June 2016

After you have finished the site you can take a ride of 8 miles around the Jamestown Island and see nature in it's purest form. See Bald eagles and crab's.

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Alton, New Hampshire
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2015 via mobile

What a great place! Better than the mock settlement. Because it is true place and factual THROUGHLY enjoyed our visit and will return to see what the archeologist have further discovered !

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Fayetteville, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 June 2013

I had a great time seeing all the things about Jamestown. When you are in the area I would highly recommend you visit this place.

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3 Thank Caleb J
VA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2012

Highly recommended! Not well advertised but well worth it... I actually prefer this to the settlement.

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Cranbury,NJ
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2011

we went to jamestown settlement it was great, but they really don't advertise for the national park, it was well worth the money, & I would go back to the park again, compaired to the settlement!! Nice surprise We didin't relieze it was even there!!

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Rocky Mount, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2011

There are actually two things to visit. The National Park Service operated archeological part called Jamestown Settlememt. You can eat outside at the cafe right by the James River and watch the ferries going back and forth between Surry VA and Williamsburg. And it was very nice to walk around and explore with a youngster. We also saw the bald... More 

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Manassas, VA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2005

I stumbled on this cruise after making a wrong turn out of the Jamestown Settlement parking lot (LOL!). We had a fun ride for about 1.25 hours, with Captain Bill, historian Bill Snyder and 1st Mate Will, an expert on the wildlife in the area. Will and Bill give some fasinating information about Jamestown Island and the wildlife and history... More 

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