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The Sir Christopher Wren building, the oldest college building in America, is one of several historical attractions on the campus of this second-oldest university in the U.S., which boasts four U.S. presidents among its graduates.
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102 Richmond Rd, Williamsburg, VA 23185-3616
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Reviewed 2 days ago

An amazing historic college visit that one would think is an expensive private University turns out to be one of Virginia's best public colleges. Given the older historical buildings and architecture, the W& M campus is magnificent - unlike any other public college in the...More

Thank Mark H
Reviewed 3 days ago

You read that right. Founded in 1693 the College of William and Mary is still teaching. It is 33rd on the US News & World Report list of national universities. Part of the Virginia state sytem so 70% of the students have to be in-state....More

Thank Roderick M
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We are from Arizona and visited William and Mary on our fall break trip to Virginia. We were able to find the admission building for the start of the tour with no problems and enjoyed the information session we received before the tour. Once the...More

Thank Cameron T
Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing the development and future that was seen and finally a achieved. Would recommend a visit and see a college that alot to combined past and present.

Thank doctorapplaince
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very beautifyl campus and seemed very safe. Lots of young people were out and about and the whole area was very quaint.

Thank jbeanhermitage
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a wonderful college town. Quaint, manageable, safe, and oh so historic! We walked 7 miles touring all aspects of the campus and enjoyed every step.

Thank Bethparks
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is just one of many beautiful spots in Williamsburg. The huge old trees are incredible along with the brick walkways make this campus a treasure. Highly recommended!

Thank Karen G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful university campus built in the colonial and federalist period styles. At least one building is a real original and hosted Thomas Jefferson as a student. The campus is quite spread out but the nucleus and oldest parts are together close by colonial Williamsburg. A...More

Thank Chinapjs
Reviewed September 6, 2018

One of America's greatest treasures, this university is beautiful with historic buildings (the oldest college building in America) and statues (Jefferson statue a gift from U VA on the 300th anniversary of Wm and Mary). The beauty is breathtaking, truly!

Thank Petronius X
Reviewed August 28, 2018

The campus reminds us of Washington & Jefferson College in our hometown. We drove around the campus at dusk, what a beautiful way to end the day!

Thank Debra R
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GrandpaGene
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Response from LarTraveler | Reviewed this property |
I, too, would recommend you go to their web site. We visited during the summer, and the College offered tours and reenactments through the Williamsburg Foundation.
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