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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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US$ 40.99*
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Circle Line: Landmarks + Brooklyn Cruise

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We try to come to Colonial Williamsburg once a year. We visited the town on Saturday. Sunday was the Grand Illumination. A friend told us it was a "must see.". We went to an... read more

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Chesapeake Beach, Maryland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We try to come to Colonial Williamsburg once a year. We visited the town on Saturday. Sunday was the Grand Illumination. A friend told us it was a "must see.". We went to an early dinner. We found parking, which was tricky. Then we walked to the colonial town. Areas were blocked off. There were stages with singers. It was... More 

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South Bend, Indiana
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

After waiting half an hour to pay to get in we were assured that ALL the shops / events were open. NOT. I went specifically to see the Gunsmith shop. Not open. Glass shop- not open, blacksmith- not open. Hours long wait to get into the court house, some of the events had "last tour at 1:00" and it was... More 

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Cary, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Totally enjoyed our day of walking, shopping & sightseeing here...lots of interaction with locals that were very friendly & eager to share stories. Parking was a little tough but you keep driving around & eventually will get a lucky spot!! Full of Christmas Spirit & good times!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

My Family and I visit Williamsburg a couple of times a year. We love to go there for the shopping, restaurants, historical sites and to visit Busch Gardens and Water Country. Although we only live an hour away sometimes we stay over night. Our favorite hotels there are the Holiday Inn Express and the Fairfield Inn and Suites. I would... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We've been to Colonial Williamsburg numerous times over the years and have always greatly enjoyed it. This time we took our son's family. The public is welcome to park nearby for a fee, enter and walk around, explore the extensive grounds, and eat at the restaurants, but if you wish to go into the historic buildings and take advantage of... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago 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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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago 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 3 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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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 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 3 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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