Archeology at Werowocomoco

Captain John Smith Chesapeake National Historic Trail


"To know that they used these things every day to take care of my brings me back to those places, it connects me to my culture in a way that nothing else really can." -Chief Anne Richardson, Rappahannock Indian Tribe

Archeology has just begun to reveal what life was like at Werowocomoco. Beyond the story of Powhatan, Pocahontas, and Captain John Smith, Werowocomoco holds countless untold lessons about American Indian societies in the Chesapeake stretching back thousands of years.


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