downloadable activities

Explore “Color Our Collection” and other downloadable kids’ activities to learn more about Jamestown and some of the exciting artifacts that we have found. Once youngsters have completed the activity, we invite you to explore with them the photo of the real thing and the corresponding web page to learn more. A new activity will be posted on select Fridays, so check back to discover something new!

recently added activities

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NEW! Color a Jetton (PDF) See the Real Artifact What is a Jetton?
Color the
Barracks (PDF)
See the Real Building What is the Barracks?
Color the
Buttons (PDF)
See the Real Artifact What is a Doublet Button?
Color a Sturgeon (PDF) See the Real Animal What are Sturgeon?
Happy Holidays (PDF) See the Real Artifact What is a Bartmann Jug?

more activities

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Color a Pipkin (PDF) See the Real Artifact What is a Pipkin?
Color the
Shell Beads (PDF)
See the Real Artifact What are Shell Beads?
Color a Sixpence (PDF) See the Real Artifact What is a Sixpence?
Color the Seeds (PDF) See the Real Artifact What Did They Eat?
Color a Toy House (PDF) See the Real Artifact What is a Toy House?
Color a Book Latch (PDF) See the Real Artifact What is Book Hardware?
Color a Thimble (PDF) See the Real Artifact What are Thimbles?
Color the Pipes (PDF) See the Real Artifact What are Cotton Pipes?
Color a Toy Horse (PDF) See the Real Artifact What is a Toy Horse?
Color a Plate (PDF) See the Real Artifact What is Maiolica?
Color a Dragon Bowl (PDF) See the Real Artifact What is a Dragon Bowl?
Color a Candlestick (PDF) See the Real Artifact What is a Candlestick?
Design a Signet Ring (PDF) See the Real Artifact What is a Signet Ring?
Color the Beads (PDF) See the Real Artifacts What are Nueva Cadiz Beads?
Color a Soldier (PDF) See the Real Artifact Art and Artifacts?
Color a Bottle Seal (PDF) See the Real Artifact What is a Bottle Seal?
Color a Padlock (PDF) See the Real Object Watch a Conservator
Color a Bartmann Jug (PDF) See the Real Artifact What is a Bartmann Jug?
Color a Shipping Tag (PDF) See the Real Artifact What is a Shipping Tag?
Color an Ear Picker (PDF) See the Real Artifact What is an Ear Picker?

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Color the
Archaeologists (PDF)
Meet the
Archaeologists
Watch the Dig
Color a Conservator (PDF) Meet a Conservator Cleaning Artifacts?
Color Anas Todkill (PDF) Meet Anas Todkill What is a Jack-of-Plates?
Color a Cooper (PDF) Meet a Cooper What is a Maker's Mark?
Color an
Archaeologist (PDF)
Meet an
Archaeologist
What did They Find?
Color a Blacksmith (PDF) Meet a Blacksmith What Did They Make?

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Color the Tower (PDF) See the Tower Explore the Tower
Color a Flag (PDF) See the Real Object Flagpoles at Jamestown?
Color the 1617 Church (PDF) See the Church Model Explore the Church

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Color an Eagle (PDF) See the Real Animal Eagles at Jamestown?
Color an Otter (PDF) See the Real Animal Otters at Jamestown?
Color a Turtle (PDF) See the Real Animal Turtles at Jamestown?