10:00am - 2:00pm
“pales, posts and railes”
Location: Inside 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!
Free with paid admission to Historic Jamestowne (This program is underwritten by the Jamestowne Society)