I have been coming here since I was a child and it is even better as an adult. The history of this place is all around you and the organization is all about giving you an immersive experience. If you buy a Patriot's Pass, you...More
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What a wonderful experience back into time! We learned so much they never taught us in school! Where else might you encounter George & Martha Washington in full costume! They were so gracious and humble! Everyone is dressed to the times, and well versed in...More
First of all, let me say that Colonial Williamsburg is one of my family's favorite places. For years they had improved the visit with something called Revolutionary City - which was scheduled dramatizations on the street or one of the Greens, making the visitor feel...More
Many of the shops and houses are not open every day of the week thus making it likely that there will be some that you won't visit. The artisans in many of the shops and crafts exhibits work by themselves making it difficult for them...More
A definate must see if you are in the area, absolutely loved it. A realistic copy of an old town where everything is made on site for use in the town, handmade bricks for the houses, wigs, pies in the taverns, blacksmith, furniture maker, all...More
Clean (immaculate), well maintained, friendly staff. I cant speak highly enough of this facility. The historic area is bigger than it seems and on a hot day it can be challenging. Cold drinks are at a premium and a bit pricey. Spend a few minutes...More
I come from a town of theme parks. This is a theme park. I suppose if you had children and felt the only way to get them interested in history was to hear a sanitized version from actor portrayals- then fine. But I found the...More
It is more than you can see in a day or a week. The effort to recreate history and the authenticity they work hard to add is worth the effort. The kids will be awed by the action, color, foxfire type presentation and they will...More
This was our second trip to Colonial Williamsburg. We were able to see everything and experience all of the tradespeople doing their work. Highly recommend that you schedule two days within the Settlement.