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— Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation with Melissa Howes-Vitek MARYLAND 95 * 95 NORTH CAROLINA 20 EASTERN HOME & TRAVEL Both museums are open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily, until 6 p.m. from June 15 through August 15; closed Christmas and New Year’s days. Admission to special programs during museum operating hours is included with general admission. Jamestown Settlement is located on Route 31 at the Colonial Parkway next to Historic Jamestowne, administered by the National Park Service and Jamestown Rediscovery (on behalf of Preservation Virginia). The American Revolution Museum at Yorktown is located on Route 1020 in Yorktown near Yorktown Battlefield, administered by the National Park Service. JAMESTOWN SETTLEMENT & AMERICAN REVOLUTION MUSEUM AT YORKTOWN historyisfun.org 888-593-4682 Richmond VIRGINIA RESOURCES 64 COLONIAL WILLIAMSBURG AND BUSCH GARDENS ® 101 Visitor Center Drive Williamsburg, VA colonialwilliamsburg.com 877-423-2497 THE HISTORIC POWHATAN RESORT 3601 Ironbound Road Williamsburg, VA historicpowhatanresort.com WEDMORE PLACE 5810 Wessex Hundred Williamsburg, VA williamsburgwinery.com WILLIAMSBURG PLANTATION RESORT 4870 Longhill Road Williamsburg, VA vacationvillageresorts.com This entire area of Virginia is steeped in American History, with Colonial Williamsburg just minutes away, visitors to the area can easily fill a week by entertaining every one of their senses! Experience history while walking in the very steps that our forefathers strode as they worked to build their lives and our nation.