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Went here with my family, including a 4 and 6 year-old. All of us enjoyed the park. The museum had a lot of information about historical Roanoke and was a nice way to cool off for a bit. The interpreters on the ship and in the colony interacted very well with my nephews, showing…
We really hoped to learn about the history of the Lost Colony but I was disappointed to find the museum was closed and we found no signs of any outdoor historical learning opportunities at all. On the other hand it's a nice quiet and scenic park for enjoying the marshy…
Discover the Lost Colony on Roanoke Island. Before Jamestown, there was Roanoke Island. The first attempt by the British that ultimately ended in disaster a spurred centuries of research what happened to the first settlers. The Park and the Exhibition are smaller than Jamestown…
The actors welcomed us warmly and helped describe life in the early colonies. Blacksmith shop, kitchen, full sized replica ship, etc.
First off my husband and I entered the office instead of going further down. The woman in the office could not have been any nicer!!! She showed us how to get to where we needed to go after first offering us the chance to use the bathroom, etc. We got to the admission area…
Response from RIFestivalPark, Public Relations Manager at Roanoke Island Festival Park
Responded Oct 20, 2019
Thank you for visiting and sharing your experience! We are happy to hear that you and your family received a warm welcome and were able to learn something new along the way.