Guests meet Governor William Berkeley to hear an accounting of his time in Virginia and the unhappy circumstances that led to the rebellion during the program, "Governor Berkley Laments the Rebellion" at 10:30 am, 1 pm & 3 pm
. During a special evening tour at 7 pm
, "The Beginning, Progress and Conclusion of Bacon's Rebellion," guests are lead through the colonial town site and see the dramatic events unfold through the "eyewitness" account of Thomas Matthew, a Burgess in 1676. Controlled fires re-create the burning of Jamestown as it occurred on Sept. 19, 1676. Historic Jamestowne, Jamestown, VA. FMI: call 757-229-4997 or visit Historic Jamestowne
. Free with paid admission.