Colonial Crimes and Punishment

When: Sat., July 22, 10 a.m.-4:45 p.m. 2017

This event will focus on the systems of criminal punishments of the English colonists and Powhatan Indians. The English crimes and punishments will be based on the 1612 Laws Divine, Moral, and Martial, as well as Virginia laws after 1617, especially those for women, children and families. The Powhatan crimes and punishments are based on written English accounts and native traditions. Visitors will have the opportunity to be participants in both trials and punishments. This event is great for ages 7+.

Price: $6-$8.