Welcome to historic Williamsburg, where American history comes alive! Travel back in time to the early days of the United States and experience the lives of native Americans and colonists. Tour the timeless neighborhoods of Williamsburg by horse-drawn carriage or wander the Revolutionary War battlegrounds of Yorktown. Explore your natural world at the Virginia Living Museum and navigate the universe at the Virginia Air and Space Center. For a little colonial nightlife, enjoy hair-raising thrills on a candle-lit ghost tour or a hysterical performance at a murder mystery dinner theatre!
Just as unique are the area’s restaurants and shopping areas, with many eateries and shops reflecting the quaint atmosphere of the Historic Triangle. Relax and enjoy a tasting at a local winery or brewery, sampling handcrafted vintages and ales that are sure to please every taste. From down-home comfort foods to elegant fine dining, and from all-American platters to international cuisines, local eateries offering delightful menus are waiting to be discovered! Shopping for unique fine art, antiques, Americana gifts, and collectibles will delight as you browse area stores and boutiques. Works by local jewelers, crafters and artisans reflect the area’s devotion to history and guarantee your trip will be remembered for a lifetime!
Take some time to explore Colonial Guide’s online vacation planner for historic Williamsburg and the surrounding cities! For 20 years, Colonial Guide has been providing visitors with detailed maps of the entire area and interesting articles, plus dozens of valuable, Money-Saving Coupons.Our easy-to-use listings of activities, restaurants and shops will help you navigate all the area has to offer. Also available on your cell phone and mobile device, you have all of Colonial America at your fingertips – wherever (or whenever) you are!