A small parade comes down Duke of Gloucester Street


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The fife & drum corps Thursday, June 7, we visit Jamestown, the location of the first English settlement. - There is a plaque for every state down the center of the parking lot. - This, of course, is the one for California. There are two areas: one is Jamestown Settlement and the other is - the Jamestown National Historical Park, run by the park service. - This is the Visitors Center for Jamestown Settlement. Jamestown Settlement is a living history museum of 17th-century Virginia. - Docents offer tours and demonstrations.  Here we got an explain of canoe building. Three ships are open for tours.
A replica of a home from that period Nearby is a replica of a Powhatan Native American village This is the Visitors Center for the National Historical Park. A walkway has been built above the marsh leading to the site of the original James Fort from 1607.
The Tercentenary Monument built in 1907 Reconstructed 17th-century Memorial Church This shows how the original buildings were constructed. Statue of Captain John Smith Archaeologists working to find original artifacts from 1607. - The site was located right on the shore of the James River.

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