Whatever the reason, today, we are preserving and exploring the world and all its glorious and
tumultuous centuries with a passion. Pioneering towns that didn't stand up to time have been
carefully restored and replicated, giving all visitors, many of which are school children on field
trips, an opportunity to understand how the " New World " evolved. And nowhere is this more
evident than in Hampton Roads, Virginia.
Hampton Roads is not a road at all. It is a show and tell chunk of US soil that encompasses the
founding settlements of Jamestown, Williamsburg, Yorktown, Norfolk, Newport News and