2019 will mark the 400th anniversary of the first representative legislative assembly in the New World, the arrival of the first recorded Africans to English North America, the recruitment of English women in significant numbers, the first official English Thanksgiving in North America, and the entrepreneurial and innovative spirit of the Virginia Colony.
News
Models pose for Virginia Women's Monument
Models pose for Virginia Women's Monument
May 25, 2018
Virginia Governor Ralph Northam and American Evolution Launch the Virginia History Trails Mobile App
Virginia Governor Ralph Northam and American Evolution Launch the Virginia History Trails Mobile App
May 22, 2018
Governor Northam Announces Launch of the 2019 Commemoration’s Virginia History Trails Mobile Application
Governor Northam Announces Launch of the 2019 Commemoration’s Virginia History Trails Mobile Application
May 14, 2018
Virginia Tech Team Wins 2018 American Evolution™ Innovators Cup At Tom Tom Founders Festival
Virginia Tech Team Wins 2018 American Evolution™ Innovators Cup At Tom Tom Founders Festival
April 13, 2018
Events
Virginia Thanksgiving Festival
Virginia Thanksgiving Festival
November 4, 2018
TENACITY: Women in Jamestown and Early Virginia Special Exhibition
TENACITY: Women in Jamestown and Early Virginia Special Exhibition
November 10, 2018
Pocahontas Reframed: Native American Storytellers Film Festival
Pocahontas Reframed: Native American Storytellers Film Festival
November 16, 2018
The New Virginians: 1619-2019 and Beyond
The New Virginians: 1619-2019 and Beyond
December 10, 2018
Faith Journeys in the Black Experience 1619-2019 Conference
Faith Journeys in the Black Experience 1619-2019 Conference
March 20, 2019
Founding Sponsors
Virginia Colony Sponsors