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Inspired by the rich architectural heritage of the 18th century, Merchants Square blends the atmosphere found in the adjacent Historic Area of Colonial Williamsburg with 21st-century shopping and dining. This is a shopping experience unlike any...more
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During our recent visit we stopped at Merchants Square twice. First time was our first day on vacation to look around since we first visited in 1999. Not a lot had changed, still a wonderful assortment of specialty shops. The second time we came back...More
A wide selection of shops in the square...fashion, candy, pewter, memorabilia, toys and convenient parking behind and near shops. Several restaurants in square and within a short walk. Best to visit in Spring, Fall or Winter as you can avoid the crowds and hot weather.
WS has long been a favorite of mine. Today I restricted myself to buying 2 spatulas, to replace the aging ones I have already.It would have been very easy to keep on buying from their beautifully displayed shelves. Parking is in back of the store...More
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There is parking in the Merchant Square area but it either costs or is limited to an hour or two. There are a lot of food options there though. What we did was park at the Visitors Center, walked around Williamsburg until we... More
There is parking in the Merchant Square area but it either costs or is limited to an hour or two. There are a lot of food options there though. What we did was park at the Visitors Center, walked around Williamsburg until we were hungry and then walked over to Merchant Square to eat.