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Not settling: Foundation museums look to have similar feel, different story

Not settling: Foundation museums look to have similar feel, different story

JAMESTOWN – The interactive exhibits making their debut at Jamestown Settlement will give it a feel similar to the newly remodeled and renamed American Revolution Museum at Yorktown.

It should come as no surprise, given both are run by the Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation.

But Jamestown Settlement has its own story to tell, and will build on those enhancements during a second phase of modernizing, culminating with 2019's Commemoration, which marks the 400th anniversary of the first representative legislative assembly in the New World along with the arrival of the first recorded Africans to English North America, the first official Thanksgiving observance and the expanding...