Who was John Smith? Why did the Jamestown Island experiment fail? How was the colony saved? Join the Watermen’s Museum for a hands-on study of early Virginia history. Travel with John Smith and see if you can survive Jamestown Island.
Orientation and 3 – 30 Minute Stations:
- Why Jamestown Island? / Map
- The Jamestown Experiment / Who came? What happened? Why?
- Survivor Jamestown Island – low ropes teambuilding course
- Jamestown II – The saving of the Colony
Grade level: 4-12
Program Location: Watermen’s Museum
Program Length: 2 hours
Program Cost: $5 per participant
To schedule a program tour at the museum or to receive more information, please call (757) 887-2641 or fill out our Educational Tour Reservation Form.