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
Representative government in America began this week -- 399 years ago
Representative government in America began this week -- 399 years ago
August 7, 2018
Archaeologists have found the remains of one of Jamestown’s early settlers.
Archaeologists have found the remains of one of Jamestown’s early settlers.
July 25, 2018
Unearthing American Evolution in Jamestown
Unearthing American Evolution in Jamestown
June 22, 2018
Models pose for Virginia Women's Monument
Models pose for Virginia Women's Monument
May 25, 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 15, 2018
New Virginians: 1619-2019 and Beyond
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 19, 2019
Founding Sponsors
Virginia Colony Sponsors