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Address: 101 Visitor Center Drive, Williamsburg, VA 23185-4565
Phone Number: +1 855-392-8473
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Fee: Yes
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Discover Colonial Williamsburg and become a citizen of the Revolutionary...

Discover Colonial Williamsburg and become a citizen of the Revolutionary City. Engage with the local community and experience firsthand the daily struggles of wartime. Explore our art museums, unleash your kids' inner colonists, tee off a game of golf, or relax and unwind at the Spa. Stay at one of the official Colonial Williamsburg hotels, with a variety of opportunities to shop and dine, and you'll never want to leave.

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USD 40.99*
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A Step into the Past

Learning the rich history and the daily day-to-day life during the revolution era is definitely an eye-opener. Everyone in the colonial is in character which makes us visitors... read more

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Learning the rich history and the daily day-to-day life during the revolution era is definitely an eye-opener. Everyone in the colonial is in character which makes us visitors 'out of this world'. The only disappointment was that the marching of drums did not take place the day of our visit. <Bummer> Tip: The food the the King's Tavern is deliciously... More 

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Orlando, Florida, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

I took our elementary school children here to expose them to colonialism through a real life experience. We were thrilled we went! Our experience was if we arrived early, all of us would be selected to play a role in the mock up; as jurors in the courthouse trials, using the ink balls in the Printer Shop, herding sheep through... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The weather couldn't have been better to enjoy the adventure of exploring Colonial Williamsburg. Although we were there Nov 30, it was 80 degrees--flip flop weather! We started at the Visitor Center, where we picked up a brochure for each day we'd be in the area. Events for each day were described in enough detail to help decide on activities... More 

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Vista, California
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Just visited Williamsburg on Monday. This is a great place to visit and see plenty of history from the Colonial times. The buildings are beautiful. The people were all very nice and friendly. You need to visit during the day and during the week or you will be wall to wall and elbow to elbow with people. If you want... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

amazing day walking and learning. song the houses decorated for Christmas was fantastic. simple yet elegant in decorations.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Especially enjoy the interactions/presentations with the notable historic personalities such as Thomas Jefferson, George Washington, Martha Washington, Marquee de Lafayette, Patrick Henry, James Madison, and other leading Williamsburg citizens of the times, etc. The Q&A sessions are especially informative. Character interpreters are exceptionally well prepared. Look at several days' calendar of events to plan your attendance at events, demonstrations and... More 

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Elizabethtown, Kentucky
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Lots of history in a small area. Tours are available but you can see several important places by yourself. Be Prepared for waking on uneven surfaces. Well worth the visit.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Christmas is the time for Williamsburg! Lots to see & do! Puts you in the mood for 12/25. See our history come to life, enjoy good food & drink!

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Reynoldsburg, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We stopped for a few days on our way South, hoping to see the Christmas Decor, but the official lighting ceremony occurs the first Sunday in December. So we had an opportunity to plan our trip for the first week in December 2017. It takes days to really explore this place and there is always something new happening.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

There's so much to see and do here that you can't do it justice in one to two days. That's why they sell a three-day pass. We looked at the schedule and had our days planned (we thought) but sometimes you have to reschedule when something else interesting crops up. The staff re-enacting the townspeople and founding fathers (and mothers)... More 

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