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Charming new addition to Colonial Williamsburg.

This was our first stop when arriving on a very hot (97 degrees) June, 2018 day. This building was... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2018
Rochester, Minnesota
Wonderful experience!

An unexpected treat and one of the many highlights of our trip to Colonial Williamsburg. Outside... read more

Reviewed 28 April 2018
Newark, Delaware
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Reviewed 12 July 2018

This was our first stop when arriving on a very hot (97 degrees) June, 2018 day. This building was not here when I visited in the early 80s. It has been reconstructed from old records to the finest details of the original (visit the Abigail...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 28 April 2018

An unexpected treat and one of the many highlights of our trip to Colonial Williamsburg. Outside the Coffeehouse, the interpreter gave the background and differences between the local Taverns and Coffeehouse, along with how Mr Charlton came to America. Once inside, an interpreter playing the...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 5 April 2018

When I first arrived in Williamsburg, I thought that the R. Charlton Coffeehouse was another light lunch/tea house where people went for a snack/meals (much like the apothecary by the palace and/or Raleigh's bakery). I was pleasantly surprised that it was another guided tour included...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Michelle M
Reviewed 26 December 2017

Rebuilt historic coffeehouse in Colonial Williamsburg. Very nice addition. Tours are for small groups. First you sit down and are served coffee, tea or hot chocolate. Take the chocolate. It is served as it would have been back in Colonial times. Very thick and not...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Levon M
Reviewed 25 September 2017

I remember watching them excavate this area before they re-built this historic coffee house. You can now tour it if you have a pass. They will serve you a small sample of a chocolate drink, tea or coffee while they tell you the history of...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 2 August 2017

The coffeehouse is the newest addition to Colonial Williamsburg. It's a working coffee house where, after standing in line for a little while, you get to go inside and be served either tea or hot chocolate. The tea was delicious, the hot cocoa, not so...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 2 July 2017

Of all of the places we toured in Historic Williamsburg, this was the one place that my 8 year old grandson wanted to visit. Tours are limited to small groups of about 15. Both of our tours were entirely different and informative. The historical characters...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Linda B
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