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Colonial National Historical Park

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Open today: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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Very informative

Visited Yorktown battlefield. Park Ranger Maria did an outstanding job explaining the battle. Very... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Orange, Texas
New things every day

Not sure but this is either our 9th or 10th trip to Williamsburg. We love it. New things are... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Upper Providence, Pennsylvania, United States
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An area of southeast Virginia where the following major historical sites/towns are linked by a 23-mile road: Williamsburg, Jamestown, and Yorktown.
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
1000 Colonial Pkwy, Yorktown, VA 23690
+1 757-898-2410
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited Yorktown battlefield. Park Ranger Maria did an outstanding job explaining the battle. Very knowledgeable and very engaging.

Thank Mousefan50
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not sure but this is either our 9th or 10th trip to Williamsburg. We love it. New things are learned every day. We brought friends for their first visit. They will return again.

1  Thank McKatrish
Reviewed September 10, 2018

Lots of History. Step back in time. So many things to see and do. Take a carriage ride, hear about the old days. Enjoy a leasurely walk. You feel a part of history.

1  Thank Wano16
Reviewed August 21, 2018

This is another area that is worth seeing and visiting while in the Historic Triangle. Well worth it. My children loved seeing all of the re-enactors and 'colonial" people and all of the soldiers (patriots and British) on horseback. They are wanting to go back...More

2  Thank jwmcrazynurse
Reviewed June 7, 2018 via mobile

So much history and things to see throughout this National Park. We did the driving battle field tour and loved the scenery and learned a lot along the way. It’s lovely to see America’s history preserved.

3  Thank Anette I
Reviewed May 22, 2018 via mobile

Very nice time for a visit.... no crowds. Humidity and rain are here but not as bad as later in the season.

Thank MominOC
Reviewed March 17, 2018

Another good place to walk around and see the old History. Like many others, you should go here when close by.

Thank Rockiroads
Reviewed October 6, 2017 via mobile

Along the same lines a Williamsburg but on a smaller less commercial scale. A delightful place to walk around and take in the past. Plenty to see and a beach thrown in!

Thank Likesmifood
Reviewed August 20, 2017

Really enjoyed visiting this national treasure of history. To see and stand on the ground where early settlers first immigrated was really moving.

1  Thank CityCamping101
Reviewed August 17, 2017

Having visited over many decades, this was a return trip with two granddaughters, now 9 & 11 who were here two years ago. They knew they wanted to visit the palace, the wig maker, and the Milliner for sure. It is good to take the...More

2  Thank vtcc64
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Janet A
January 5, 2015|
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Yes, that is definitely doable. My suggestion though would be to get an early start. Sounds like a good travel plan....have fun!!!