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Engage with Your Surroundings

Your visit to Colonial Williamsburg isn’t complete without the freedom to explore. We invite you to join us on one of more than 20 guided and self-guided tours—included in your admission ticket—offered daily. Enter into the homes and gardens of Williamsburg’s 18th-century residents, get a firsthand perspective from a curator, or see the city by foot on a walking tour.

Historic Area Tours


Ghost Tours

Art Museum Tours


Building Detectives

Building Detectives

On this special behind-the-scenes tour of the Robert Carter House, learn how architectural historians and curators investigate and reveal the secrets of old buildings. Children 8 and up are welcome to attend with an adult. Free reservation ticket required. 



Special conditions

Annual, Good Neighbor, and Collegiate pass holders must purchase tickets by calling

(888) 965-7254

or in person at a ticketing location to receive their discount.