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Colonial Williamsburg is the only place that takes you back in time to the dawn of America. This isn't just a place where things once happened. They're happening, right now, here in the 18th century. We're the place where the idea of our country is...more
Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
101 Visitor Center Drive, Williamsburg, VA 23185-4565
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My husband only had one day to enjoy a return visit to Williamsburg after visiting over 35 years ago. We had visited with our kids in the summer and it was SO crowded! This time there was such a small crowd - very different.
What an incredible place to visit for the history lovers! You can visit without getting an admission, but you will only be able to walk through the streets, go to the restaurants and shops. In order to have a full experience, get a ticket. With...More
There is so much to see and hear about in Colonial Williamsburg and I wish we had more time to spend there but the center was very helpful in giving us ideas for the short time we were there. Free shuttle from the parking lot...More
I started my visit in the visitor center asking what I could see in a couple hours. I’m sure they laughed at me when I left them. Visitor centers are my favorite places to start because they can offer suggestions on the “must see” sights....More
While most of the buildings of Colonial Williamsburg were lost to time and decay, the amazingly faithful reconstructions built on the real foundations excavated by archaeologists are very authentic reproductions. The attention to detail given to the architecture extends to the authentic costumes worn by...More
We pre-purchased our tickets online, parked for free at the Visitor Information Centre, got our park map, got on the shuttle into Colonial Williamsburg and got off at the first stop - the Governors Palace. We had purchased a ticket at the info centre for...More
We have been going to Colonial Williamsburg for many years and this is the first year we had a problem with parking. We were parked in public parking near Colonial Williamsburg. It was mid September on a weekday so there were many available parking spaces....More
Although we had been to Colonial Williamsburg a bunch of times, we had never purchased a full access ticket. So we decided to do just that. We stayed at a qualifying hotel - Woodlands, so the discounts applied. Purchasing was smooth and efficient. Then it's...More