The last time I visited Jamestown I went there on a field trip with my elementary school. I got to go back there again yesterday as a chaperone for my daughter’s second grade field trip.
The kids were both fascinated and horrified by all of the animal pelts hanging inside the yehakins.
Ouch! Poor squirrel!
It’s a short walk down to the harbor, and to the replicas of the Susan Constant, Godspeed, and Discovery.
Another short walk takes you to the English settlement:
This musketeer looks pretty scary…
But this is the one you really wouldn’t want to mess with:
The real star of Jamestown, of course, is Pocahontas: the favorite daughter of Chief Powhatan. More on her later…