|DIRECTIONS to JAMESTOWN
HISTORIC JAMESTOWNE – National Park – Site of Original Fort.
$10 admission or FREE WITH GOLDEN PASSPORT. Gates Open 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM daily.
From Interstate 64: Take exit 242-A (Route 199) towards Jamestown. Drive approximately 3 miles to the second traffic light. Turn right at South Henry Street for access to the Colonial Parkway. Take the Parkway towards Jamestown (approximately 7 miles). The Colonial Parkway leads directly to the National Park Entrance Station at Historic Jamestowne.
From Williamsburg: Take the Colonial Parkway from the Colonial Williamsburg Visitor's Center to Jamestown (approximately 9 miles).
From Surry and the Southside of the James: Take the relaxing 25-minute ferry ride (no charge) from Scotland Wharf to Route 31. Less than a mile from the dock, turn right onto Route 359. The Colonial Parkway is straight ahead, approximately 1/4 mile. Turn right at the stop sign onto the Colonial Parkway.
Jamestown 400th: http://www.americas400thanniversary.
JAMESTOWN SETTLEMENT - Includes Ships. Affiliated with Yorktown Victory Center.
$13.50 admission. Or purchase a year-long American Heritage Pass for $35 for both Victory Center and Settlement. Located on Route 31 South, adjacent to Historic Jamestowne, 10 minutes from the restored area of Williamsburg. Open 9AM to 5 PM Daily. (757) 253-4838 OR ( 888) 593-4682
From Richmond, take I-64 to Exit 234 (Lightfoot). Turn right onto Route 199. Follow Route 199 for eight miles and turn right at the second traffic light onto Jamestown Road (Route 31). Drive four miles on Jamestown Road, and turn left at the Jamestown Settlement sign, onto Route 359. Turn right into the museum parking lot.
From Hampton Roads, take I-64 west to Exit 242A. Follow Route 199 for five miles. Turn left at the fourth traffic light onto Jamestown Road (Route 31). Drive four miles on Jamestown Road, and turn left at the Jamestown Settlement sign, onto Route 359. Turn right into the museum parking lot.
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