While visiting Colonial Williamsburg, you won’t want to miss a chance to dine on decadent dishes, seafood platters, international-inspired cuisine and more. You’ll also find restaurants that are perfect for the whole family, serving kid-friendly fare, or ideal for a couple’s romantic... More
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Where America’s History Comes to Life
Step back in time to the dawn of America. A trip to Colonial Williamsburg will give visitors an up-close look at 18th century Virginia—right as our country is being born. Hear the stories of the men, women and... More
Your Guide to Planning a Trip to Williamsburg, Jamestown and Yorktown
Weaving cobblestone streets are home to quaint specialty shops and eateries. Flowing swiftly nearby, the James River creates a picturesque setting for your visit. Historic finds are at every turn amid the enchanting scenery... More
The Fun Never Stops at Busch Gardens® Williamsburg
Take your family to a place where fun comes naturally, Busch Gardens® Williamsburg. Everyone will enjoy the park’s thrilling rides, stunning shows and animal encounters. The world’s most beautiful theme park has something for everyone as you... More
Get Your Holiday Shopping Done in WilliamsburgThe holiday season in Williamsburg is a magical time of year. The local businesses are bursting with festive activities and attractions, making it a great time to visit. Williamsburg is known for its shopping, so when you visit, be sure to get some... More
As one of the most popular cities to visit in the state of Virginia, Williamsburg is the perfect getaway for a small vacation with big attractions. No matter what time of year it is, families from all over continually find that Williamsburg is a unique vacation destination with a variety of... More
Family Fun Never Ends at Great Wolf Lodge Williamsburg
An epicenter for family-friendly fun in a resort-style lodge, Great Wolf Lodge in Williamsburg is the ultimate family getaway.
Great Wolf Lodge Williamsburg will win your kids over with the massive indoor water park, interactive shows, 3D... More
Williamsburg Virginia Traveling
Discover a place where fun, adventure, history and pristine nature seamlessly combine. Where boaters and golfers, sun-seekers and Revolutionary War buffs all find happiness. Where everyday life becomes something truly spectacular.
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View the Christmas Town Lights at Busch Gardens Williamsburg
Christmas Town at Busch Gardens Williamsburg is a renowned holiday event featuring over 10 million lights. Throughout the park, visitors can find festive décor, lighted displays and...
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Don’t Miss Christmas Town’s Festive Holiday Shows
Busch Gardens is known for its fantastic entertainment and shows year-round, and Christmas Town is no different. Sing and dance along during these family-friendly holiday shows during Christmas...
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Take in the Natural Beauty at York River State Park
There’s so much to see and do when you visit Williamsburg. If you’re looking to have some fun outside in a natural environment, head to one of the local parks in the Greater Williamsburg area....
Shops, Dining and Entertainment Await on Yorktown's Waterfront
Riverwalk Landing is a quaint waterfront village, nestled along the peaceful banks of the York River. Within a one-mile radius, you will find specialty shops, museums, art galleries and a variety of restaurants for the...
Discover Greater Williamsburg by Bike
There are a number of ways to explore the Greater Williamsburg area. Why not see the sights while staying active by biking? Williamsburg, Yorktown and Jamestown have a number of scenic bike trails that are perfect for all ages and abilities. Bike...
Celebrate Christmas in Greater Williamsburg
The holiday season offers plenty of one-of-a-kind experiences in Greater Williamsburg. The history and traditions within the area make for the perfect weekend getaway or day trip. Whether you step back in time and discover how the early...
A Treetop Adventure Awaits in Williamsburg
A trip to Williamsburg is the perfect opportunity for some outdoor activities. Whether you’re walking the grounds of Colonial Williamsburg’s historic area, spending some time on one of the beautifully landscaped golf courses or exploring...
Just a free ferryboat ride from the Williamsburg area is one of the earliest settled regions in the country—Surry County, Virginia.
Surry County History
Once considered part of the original Jamestown Colony, Surry has retained its rural charm and more than 360 years of history....
Your Guide to Hitting the Road to Fun in the Historic Triangle
For decades, families have been setting out to accomplish the ideal concept of the “Great American Road Trip.” They all start out typically the same, and there’s usually some griping in the midst of spending hours in the...
Turn Your Phone into a Ghost Tour Guide with iOS and Android App: The ultimate social distanced tour
Colonial Ghosts was forced to shut down in-person led tours for months due to COVID-19. In response, the company launched an...
Fresh, authentic Mexican cuisine and refreshing margaritas—now open for lunch and dinner daily in historic Williamsburg!
WINNER OF BEST MEXICAN RESTAURANT 2015, 2017 and 2018
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Colonial Williamsburg offers a wide variety of shopping experiences.From souvenirs and books to furnishings for your home and jewelry, our stores have something for everyone's interests. See what shopping in the 18th-century was...