Curious Traveler

Curious Williamsburg

01/18/2019 | 25m 25s

Why did England choose Jamestown, Yorktown and Williamsburg, Virginia as their earliest American settlements? Why did King William III and Queen Mary II establish a university here? What was life like for the colonists here? What crazy concoctions are to be found in a colonial apothecary? What does the amber ox have to do with American history?

Aired: 01/18/19

Expires: 10/05/20

Rating: TV-G

Video has closed captioning.

Problems Playing Video?

Distributed nationally by American Public Television