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Visit this Fall

Get away this fall and savor the radiance of autumn in the colonial capital. Our expansive arboretum, bursting with striking fall colors, is the perfect backdrop to celebrating craftsmanship with our world-renowned tradespeople, taking a romantic carriage ride, or exploring 301 acres of living history with your family. Plus, visit the newly expanded and upgraded Art Museums of Colonial Williamsburg to discover more on display than ever before.

Enjoy a featured selection of costumed-interpreter guided tours of historic sites, multiple staged programs per day, access to visit and speak with tradespeople, and admission to our two world-class art museums, all included in your discounted 2020 ticket. Digital ticket redemption is available and encouraged for a 100% touchless ticketing experience.

The Historic Area is open 9 a.m.to 5 p.m. daily | Download a map & program guide here.
The Art Museums of Colonial Williamsburg are open 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily.

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Whether you have one day to visit, or want unlimited visits for the rest of 2020 at an amazing price, we have the perfect discounted ticket or special offer for you. Your admission ticket or pass is your key to a limited selection of featured Colonial Williamsburg Historic Area sites, trades, programs, and gardens, as well as access to two art museums and free parking at the Visitor Center. Plus, purchase and redeem your digital tickets online for a totally touchless experience!

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Historic Sites

Art Museums of Colonial Williamsburg

Featuring the best in British and American fine and decorative arts, plus the nation’s premiere collection of American folk art.

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Looking for a bite to eat? Click the link below for up to date information on restaurant hours of operation, menus, and capacities.

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Explore Historic Trades

Brave a Ghost Tour with

Haunted Williamsburg


Carriage Rides

Enjoy a leisurely ride through the Historic Area by horse-drawn carriage. Surround yourself with the sights and sounds of our unique city, far removed from the bustle of modern-day streets.

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Meet the Nation Builders

Explore Outdoors

Arboretum & Gardens

Bassett Trace Nature Trail

Tools for a Self-Guided Tour

Colonial Williamsburg Explorer App

Colonial Williamsburg: The Guide

Map & Guide

Plan Your Visit

Admission Tickets

Save on admission with 100% digital purchase and redemption.

Stay With Us

Book at our official resorts to save on length-of-stay admission.

Health & Safety

Our protocols and guidelines reflect our ongoing commitment to serving you.

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From souvenirs and books, to furnishings for your home and unique 18th-century jewelry handmade by our historic tradespeople, Colonial Williamsburg has a wide variety of shopping. Visit our 18th-century shops in the Historic Area or head into Merchants Square for our WILLIAMSBURG shops.

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Explore Virtually

Travel back in time from your couch

Explore From Home

Please note that some images may have been taken prior to COVID-19. All guests are required to wear face masks when indoors, and they are recommended outdoors. Face coverings will be worn by Colonial Williamsburg staff. Learn more here about our commitment to the health and safety of our guests and staff and what protocols we have in place.