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Colonial Williamsburg

101 Visitor Center Drive, Williamsburg, VA 23185-4565
+1 855-392-8473
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101 Visitor Center Drive, Williamsburg, VA 23185-4565
+1 855-392-8473

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Reviewed yesterday

If you come to Colonial Williamsburg, take more than one day to visit we did not get to see everything. I would recommend eating in one of the old time taverns we really enjoyed the experience. We will visit again. This is a great place...More

Thank Christina d
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I visited Williamsburg as a child and, of course, mainly remembered the stocks and pillory. The visitor center is new as are the shuttle buses, but the experience is likely much the same. Tremendous attention to detail for authenticity is the hallmark. The staff is...More

Thank occdocbill
Reviewed 2 days ago

Kids will get the opportunity to see many activities such as shoemakers and gunsmiths. They will get to see the courthouse, jailhouse, and beautiful english gardens. There is a lot going on here and probably will be hard pressed to get to everything in one...More

Thank Jesita66
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

So we parked at the visitor center bc parking is free all day. We got the Virginia resident pass so we can come back the rest of th year. We went to the governors palace. We went to the coppersmiths, blacksmith, Milner, tin house, leather...More

Thank Sara_sakflva
Reviewed 2 days ago

I have been going to Colonial Williamsburg for years, I love this place, I love history and on this trip I had the pleasure to of meeting Mr. Barker who does the Thomas Jefferson interpreting and something new the young man who does the young...More

Thank travelmite
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had a wonderful time. The entire day was spent enjoying the history and walking the area. A nice day for families and couples.

Thank Kathryn H
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Absolutely stunning. Size of the area is great. You feel like you are literally sitting in a town from 250 years ago. We fell victim to the rain gods but still had a blast.

Thank Rich N
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A great way to learn about colonial life. Reenactors will make real goods used during the time such as silver jewelry, rifles, bricks, and even furniture. The art museum has a lot of interesting pieces from the era as well.

Thank Richard P
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We got here pretty late... all of the presentations were pretty much over with. It was raining so there wasn't too much going on. Kind of a bummer but we did find out it was free to just walk around. So technically it didn't cost...More

Thank Yosoygaby
Reviewed 2 days ago

Great vacation or honeymoon spot. Step back in time and explore what life was like in 18th century America, during the founding of our nation. Find out what life was like and what our founding fathers considered important for our great country. Great educational place...More

Thank Sheryl H
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Sandy J
We are planning on stopping on our way to FL in mid Nov. Will most of the attractions be open then?
3 May 2017|
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Response from rebzim51 | Reviewed this property |
Some of the houses will not be open. However, the main buildings are open. you will get the added bonus of the Christmas decorating will be up. very pretty.
Allan W
We are travelling in mid June with two grandchildren, 7 and 10, so we are conscious of what will interest them. Does anyone care to recommend which ticket is best? I know you can walk the grounds but is the sampler ticket best given the age of our group. Opinions appreciated.
1 May 2017|
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Response from Heather F | Reviewed this property |
I would go the sampler. Any more and the kids will begin to protest that it's boring. Go to the magazine and the blacksmith with them. Do houses that have action, animals, etc. when we went the magazine had an Indian... More
Erin D
Do you need to get reservations in advance or can you get tickets the day you want to go? We are going in Mid July and I am not familiar with how it works visiting Colonial Williamsburg. We aren't sure our week's plans yet but wanted to make sure we didn't miss out on visiting Colonial Williamsburg.
28 April 2017|
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Response from GJC1959 | Reviewed this property |
Colonial Williamsburg is open to wander around in free of charge. However to get into the houses and see the demonstrations etc. you do need a ticket which you can get on the day. If you want to eat there or go in any of the... More