Operating Hours & Seasons

Historic Jamestowne is closed Thanksgiving Day, Christmas and New Years Day.

Covid-19 Safety Announcements

  • There are no indoor restrooms available in the visitor center, port a potties are available with hand sanitizer only, for hand washing resources alternative arrangements must be made
  • Visitors are encouraged to bring in hand sanitizer
  • Visitors are encouraged to bring in bottled water
  • Sick or symptomatic visitors are encouraged not to physically visit the Park and consider a virtual visit
  • All visitors are encouraged to wear face coverings while visiting the Park
Historic Jamestowne Entrance Gate
Jamestown Entrance Gate

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Gate hours are from 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Daily. No entrance is permitted prior to 8:30 a.m. or after 4:30 p.m. including bicyclists and pedestrians. When you pass beyond the gate you have entered a US Fee Area.

Fees are collected in our Visitor Center. For more information about Fees use this link. Fee desk open 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. For more information please phone Fee Desk 757-856-1250.

Artisian demonstrating blowing a glass bottle
Artisan demonstrating how a bottle is blown out of hot molten glass

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Open 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Daily

The Glasshouse parking area is the first right after you pass through the entrance gate. Park and follow the path to the Glasshouse.

English America's first industry was glassblowing. Here at the Glasshouse, costumed interpreters use the same techniques and tools employed by glassblowers of 1608. Demonstrations are ongoing daily during operating hours.

Jamestown Visitor Center
Historic Jamestowne Visitor Center

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VISITOR CENTER: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Daily. The Historic Jamestowne Visitor Center is open for access to the Preservation Virginia Museum store and for fee collection. The theater and exhibit areas are currently closed.

Last updated: September 27, 2020

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Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 210
Yorktown, VA 23690


(757) 856-1200

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