News and Media

Media Contact: Kelly Beckley, Director of Visitor Services
Email: hjmedia@preservationvirginia.org
Phone: 757-856-1259

press releases

October 25, 2021
margaret gunn and ken levine offer their genealogical expertise to jamestown rediscovery’s online research database
October 7, 2021
tales of all hallows eve: a haunted evening at historic jamestowne
October 4, 2021
jamestown rediscovery celebrates virginia archaeology month at historic jamestowne
August 25, 2021
jamestown rediscovery launches new online series of virtual tours
July 28, 2021
the jamestown rediscovery foundation welcomes new trustees
May 5, 2021
national campaign launched to protect jamestown’s iconic church tower
September 28, 2020
jamestowne society sponsors james fort barracks rebuild at historic jamestowne
August 10, 2020
jamestown rediscovery receives national endowment for the humanities grant to fund development of new virtual james fort project
November 15, 2019
merry outlaw curatorial conservation fund established
October 1, 2019
the gateway to history: the colonial dames of america fund restoration of jamestown’s memorial gates
March 8, 2019
new evidence provides missing clue to the arrival of the first africans in virginia, 1619
February 1, 2019
virginia house of delegates honors dr. william “bill” kelso with house joint resolution
October 23, 2018
the national society of the colonial dames of america fund jamestown’s memorial church

media coverage

July 24, 2018
the grave in the chancel
May 1, 2013
forensic anthropology & archaeology confirm survival cannibalism in 17th-century north america