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Colonial Williamsburg

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101 Visitor Center Drive, Williamsburg, VA 23185-4565
+1 855-392-8473
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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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  • Very good21%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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101 Visitor Center Drive, Williamsburg, VA 23185-4565
+1 855-392-8473
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Reviewed yesterday

What a great display of American history. Everyone can learn and appreciate the step back in time. There is something to do for all ages. There is a lot of walking but benches and places to stop and grab a snack or a sit down...More

Thank 524nicholask
Reviewed yesterday

This is another site that brings forth our past.The period costumes were really great.Lots to see and do.

Thank Donna B
Reviewed yesterday

If you walk over the bridge from the visitor centre, be sure to read the brass plates on the ground as you walk.....and also on the way back again! The town itself was better than we expected. Although it is a re creation of a...More

Thank MoJoTours
Reviewed yesterday

Despite it being g off season there were still many things to see. We especially liked the Governors house and government buildings. The slave presentation was extremely well done. It really made you think.

Thank Wrigley48
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is a must see and do, the best interpretation of how America started. Everything about Colonial William is top notch, you'll need a minimum of three days to see everything they have to offer here. Take time to explore every aspect and engage with...More

Thank Craig R
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I have been coming here since I was a child and it is even better as an adult. The history of this place is all around you and the organization is all about giving you an immersive experience. If you buy a Patriot's Pass, you...More

Thank Tom W
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

What a wonderful experience back into time! We learned so much they never taught us in school! Where else might you encounter George & Martha Washington in full costume! They were so gracious and humble! Everyone is dressed to the times, and well versed in...More

Thank Jack B
Reviewed 2 days ago

First of all, let me say that Colonial Williamsburg is one of my family's favorite places. For years they had improved the visit with something called Revolutionary City - which was scheduled dramatizations on the street or one of the Greens, making the visitor feel...More

Thank mom12x
Reviewed 2 days ago

Many of the shops and houses are not open every day of the week thus making it likely that there will be some that you won't visit. The artisans in many of the shops and crafts exhibits work by themselves making it difficult for them...More

Thank Michele M
Reviewed 2 days ago

A definate must see if you are in the area, absolutely loved it. A realistic copy of an old town where everything is made on site for use in the town, handmade bricks for the houses, wigs, pies in the taverns, blacksmith, furniture maker, all...More

Thank Petronella S
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20 September 2017|
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Response from TheIndulgentTraveler | Reviewed this property |
I love winter in Williamsburg. The streets are quieter and you can get a real feel for the colonial era that is sometimes lost in the summertime crowds. Dress for the temperatures and you'll have a blast!
Latoya M
7 September 2017|
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Response from brenda w | Reviewed this property |
We parked for free behind the stores off street parking. Printed confirmation is good. Enjoy yourselves, it is a fun and unique place to visit.
Steve C
1 September 2017|
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