What could the English gentlemen aboard the Susan Constant, Discovery, and Godspeed have been thinking when they set sail for America in 1606? Landing in an uncharted wilderness, they planned to build a successful glassmaking and lumber-shipping colony—and make a handsome profit for the Virginia Company of London. Two-thirds would not survive the first winter. The life-and-death struggle at Jamestown is one of the most riveting chapters in American history.
Explore the archeological excavations of the 17th-century fort at Historic Jamestowne and see the colony come to life at Jamestown Settlement, where villagers tend their crops, Powhatan Indians craft tools with stone and bone and reproduction sailing ships float at anchor in the harbor. From here, travel to Colonial Williamsburg, which succeeded Jamestown as the capital of Virginia. At this 300-acre living-history museum—the largest in the country—you'll hear the stirring stories of 18th-century soldiers, tradesmen, slaves and patriots. Finally, walk the road to revolution in Yorktown, where George Washington's troops defeated the British in 1781, winning independence for the United States of America.
Virginias Historic Triangle, VA
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Members save up to 10% and earn Honors points when booking AAA/CAA rates!DoubleTree by Hilton Williamsburg
50 Kingsmill Rd. Williamsburg, VA 23185
AAA/CAA Preferred Best Western Rewards® members who complete 2 eligible nights, either separate or consecutive, between February 6 and May 7, 2023 at any Best Western® Hotels and Resorts-branded hotel in the United States, Canada or the Caribbean will earn 8,000 bonus points following completion of the eligible nights.Best Western Historic Area Inn
201 Bypass Rd. Williamsburg, VA 23185
Members save 5% or more and earn Marriott Bonvoy™ points when booking AAA/CAA rates!Courtyard by Marriott
105 Cybernetics Way. Yorktown, VA 23693
AAA/CAA Preferred Best Western Rewards® members who complete 2 eligible nights, either separate or consecutive, between February 6 and May 7, 2023 at any Best Western® Hotels and Resorts-branded hotel in the United States, Canada or the Caribbean will earn 8,000 bonus points following completion of the eligible nights.Best Western Williamsburg Historic District
351 York St. Williamsburg, VA 23185
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