During the 18th century, half of Williamsburg’s population was black. Learn more about the daily life and culture of African Virginians.
Need to take a break from the hustle and bustle of everyday life? Kick back, relax, and enjoy our 18th century city.
Fine furniture, exquisite art exhibits, and some of America's first interior designs.
See the time before power tools and meet our world-class artisans in the Historic Trades. Must see for DIY and makers of all ages!
Did you know colonialists often wore bright colors and patterns? Explore the world of 18th-century fashion and style.
From Historic Trades, to tavern meals, to one-of-a-kind evening programs, these fan favorites will make for an unforgettable visit!
Cool green spaces, flower gardens, big shade trees, and more. See why people keep coming back to our gardens.
We asked experts from across The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation — the people who work hard to educate, entertain and engage guests — to tell us about the places, people and sites they would introduce to visiting family and friends.