We are excited to welcome guests back to enjoy 301 acres of historic and natural beauty. Meet the people who bring history to life — from a safe social distance, of course — and explore key historic sites. Although things may be a little different, there’s still plenty for you and your family to discover together.
Enjoy a discounted summer ticket to reflect the select experience. While the Visitor Center will have outdoor kiosks for onsite ticket purchase (weather permitting), we encourage you to purchase and redeem tickets online to limit physical contact.
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.
Summer 2020 Ticket
This discounted ticket 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.Buy Now
Summer planning is easy with so many sites and programs included in one ticket. See what’s open below! #SummerSolved
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.Learn More
Looking for a bite to eat? Click the link below for up to date information on restaurant hours of operation, menus, and capacities.Learn More
Explore Historic Trades
Meet the Nation Builders
From recognizable names like Jefferson and Washington, to people whose names did not grace your history book, meet the Nation Builders who helped shape their time, and whose legacies continues to influence and inspire American ideals.Meet the Nation Builders
BEHIND THE GATES
Randolph Kitchen and Yard
Explore the kitchen building and yard of the Randolph House at your own pace.
Behind the Wythe House
Explore the yard of the Wythe House. Discuss Enlightenment thinking and the ideas that shaped the Revolution.
Custis Square Archaeology Project
Archaeological Hot Spot
Tools for a Self-Guided Tour
Please note: Good Neighbor, Annual, and Virginia Resident Passholders as well as Art Museums Members who have Passes/Memberships that were valid during the closure period, please visit any ticketing location once we reopen, to have your expiration date extended to compensate for the length of the closure.
Plan Your Visit
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.Learn More
Support Our Mission!
Our donors are the reason we can continue to create an authentic, immersive 18th-century experience for our guests. Since we are not state or federally funded, we rely on your support to fulfill our mission. Give today and help us keep this special place alive.