As nighttime falls in Williamsburg, enjoy an evening of mystery and intrigue.
It's Time to Explore The Historic Triangle!
Modern luxuries, recollections of the past, and thrilling experiences await you in the place where America began. While exploring Williamsburg, James City County, York County, Surry and the Peninsula, you'll share laughs and create memorable family moments together.
Is there any other place in the world where you have the chance to debate a nation's founding father, participate in an archaeological dig and explore a military encampment from centuries ago? As our nation continues to evolve, it is important for younger generations to benefit from our country's notable achievements and learn from our past mistakes. In the Williamsburg region, teaching children to appreciate history is a fun and rewarding experience. Between the interactive museum exhibits and the entertaining locations where history literally comes alive, the area certainly fulfills that purpose. It's true that a decent knowledge of history can better prepare us for future events - and while here, you'll find that learning about the past is exciting!
Your family can also delight in modern activities nearby. Race around go-kart tracks, explore the James River on a paddleboard, zip-line through the trees, challenge each other to a game of mini-golf, or throw your hands in the air as you ride roller coasters. These are just a few of the many entertaining attractions within a short drive from the heart of Williamsburg.
We also have many exceptional restaurants in the Historic Triangle. From a hot and fresh morning donut to a high-end, fine-dining experience, there are a wide variety of restaurants from which to choose. You can sample new cuisine from ethnic eateries that are sure to please any palate or maybe try a taste of traditional Virginia fare. Many of our chefs create culinary masterpieces using local produce and meats in deliciously interesting flavor combinations.
The stores and shops in this area are outstanding as well. Everything you didn't even know you wanted can be found - from stylish and modern clothing to mementos of your stay in Williamsburg. Take home a replica colonial bedspread or pewter candlestick holders to warm a room with remembrances of simpler times. Maybe you'll find a great sale to freshen your look with distinctive clothing and jewelry or fashionable, new shoes.
As you explore the history, people, shops and tastes of the Historic Triangle, bring along your Colonial Guide not only to save you money, but also to learn how to make the most of your Williamsburg area trip. This is your family's opportunity to have a fantastic vacation and fall in love with this extraordinary destination.