"New Discoveries Inside Jamestown Church"


Jamestown Rediscovery archaeologist Mary Anna Hartley takes us deep inside the recent excavations at the 1617 Jamestown church, which in 1619 hosted the first meeting of Virginia’s General Assembly. Learn how Hartley and her team are using modern science, technology and forensics to help identify individuals buried there, most notably Governor George Yeardley, who called the first Assembly. Tickets: $30.00 for Mary Anna Hartley "New Discoveries Inside Jamestown Church" or $100.00 for series The Bones of Our Past: Jamestown and the Making of America. Wine & Cheese reception with speaker follows presentation.