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Colonial Williamsburg

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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
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101 Visitor Center Drive, Williamsburg, VA 23185-4565
+1 855-392-8473
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

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. I...More

Thank Darlene H
Reviewed yesterday

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

Thank Su A
Reviewed 3 days ago

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

Thank pawpals16
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

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

1  Thank Sonja W
Reviewed 3 days ago

You stroll along the streets and enjoy many period sites. The houses at beautiful and the taverns are so period and reminded us about the really old times. Everyone would enjoy the sites and sounds!

Thank Kip G
Reviewed 4 days ago

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

2  Thank Danielle H
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

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

2  Thank Laurel M
Reviewed 5 days ago

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

Thank havingfun2018
Reviewed 6 days ago

Merchants square was breathtaking---nice to walk around and see different places. Collegiate atmosphere at college of William and Mary. Scenery was nice---village of stores

Thank SaraJets
Reviewed 6 days ago

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

1  Thank hal244
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23 September 2018|
Response from Aliena G | Reviewed this property |
If you call Colonial Williamsburg, they eill tell you where to park. A fee years ago, I stayed in a historic house and there was reserved parking just for overnight guests!