10:00am - 4:00pm
“pales, posts and railes”
Location: James Fort
Building a fort proved a necessity for the colonists within a month of their 1607 arrival. Carpenter Danny Whitten will demonstrate the tools and methods used by the first colonists to build everything from the fort walls to buildings. Stop by to learn more about this important trade!
Included with paid admission to the Preservation Virginia portion of Historic Jamestowne (This program is underwritten by the Jamestowne Society).