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Governor's Palace Kitchen

Food for the Governor's Household

Governor's Palace Kitchen

What did Williamsburg’s 18th-century residents eat - and how did they cook it? Visit the Governor’s Palace Kitchen to meet our Historic Foodways interpreters and see them prepare authentic colonial dishes, using the equipment and recipes of the 18th century.

Ales Through the Ages

Brewing Beer

Educational Conferences, Forums and Symposiums offer a broad range of high-quality programs that address topics of historical and contemporary significance ranging from the decorative arts and material culture to the historic trades and horticulture. Colonial Williamsburg's skilled professionals are joined by distinguished members of the academic and professional communities to present these programs.