Historic Williamsburg, VA Tourism
Travel back to Colonial America in historic Williamsburg, where
dozens of original homes and buildings -- most on their original
foundations -- show what life was like in the 18th century.
Discover rare breeds of animals, beautifully restored gardens,
intriguing trades and shops that capture the spirit of those years
when colonists met in taverns to plan their revolution against the
Williamsburg, VA tourism lets you enjoy the sights and sounds of
the 18th century and experience life as it was in our nation's
yesterdays. Guests of Colonial Williamsburg's Historic Area explore
scores of original buildings, homes, and shops reconstructed on 301
acres. See The Magazine, the colonial arsenal housing a collection
of muskets and cannons. Take part in musket-firing demonstrations
and drills, watch the militia, and listen to the fife and drums.
Pretend you are justices, defendants and witnesses at The
Courthouse, and then swing into Chowning's Tavern -- one of the
most popular places for BBQ, beers and ales.
For more historic Williamsburg, VA tourist information, call the
Tides Inn Activities
Team at 804.438.4489.