b'While living atHistorYHenricus, Pocahontas took the English name Rebecca. She met John Rolfe and they ourwere married in April 1614 at Henricus. L VEPoCAHontAs&JOHN roLFeRe-enactorsHenricus Historical Park The second-Oldest English settlement in the New World - 1611High on a bluff overlooking the scenic James river sits Henricus, encompassing an English fort, an English settlement and an Indian Put PArt of Americas Past invillage. You will interact with period-dressed interpreters who Your Future may ask you to assist with cooking, blacksmithing, planting or History is all around us; visitors haveharvesting. You will hear about the life of Pocahontas and meeting been coming here for over 400 years.her husband, John rolfe, our first LOVE story. did you know that From colonial settlers heading westthe first hospital in the new world was here? Check the calendar for to British soldiers fighting to keepyouth camps, fascinating hands-on programming and spring & fall the land, from union & Confederatefestivals on the river.troops ending a long war to Czech &252 Henricus Park Roadslovak immigrants coming to begin aChester, VA 23836new life, from those training to defend(804) 748-1611our country to the Civil rights leaders seeking equality, and those who come every day to experience our past, history is all around, but sometimes easy to forget. In many places, the last vestiges are fading away. But you can still find local museums and historic road markers guiding you to early settlements, plantations, monuments, earthworks, and trails that are tucked away from the rest of the world.Were here to tell you that not only is history worth the effort, its easier than ever to go out and reconnect with the roots of Americas story right here in The Best PArT of Virginia.22 Chesterfield CountyColonial heightsdinwiddie CountyhopewellpetersburgprinCe george County PetersburgAreA.org804.861.1666 23'