Werowocomoco: A Powhatan Place of Power

Captain John Smith Chesapeake National Historic Trail


"How many people get to say that they are researching, excavating, where their ancestors lived? And not just any ancestor. Wahunsenacawh, better known as Chief Powhatan, lived here, and the paramount leaders before him." - Ashley Atkins Spivey

This video is an introduction to Werowocomoco featuring interviews with Tribal citizens, archeologists, former property owners, and National Park Service staff. Experience the site through their eyes.


7 minutes, 9 seconds

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