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From festivals and events, to touring Colonial Williamsburg and Jamestown, WilliamsburgVisitor has you covered.

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Berkeley Plantation Opens New Exhibit Following the Filming of “Harriet”

During the fall of 2018, Berkeley Plantation became the movie set of “Harriet”,

Amber Ox in the Heart of Williamsburg

Nestled in the heart of Williamsburg, Virginia, Merchant Square stands as a vibrant hub of history, culture, and commerce. This charming and strollable market beckons visitors with its quant shops and restaurants, perched in...

Yorktown Announces Sounds of Summer Concert Series

Yorktown announces 2023 Sounds of Summer concert series Yorktown Virginia: 2023 Free Sounds of Summer Concert Series Performers Announced   Just down the road from Colonial Williamsburg and at the end of the Colonial Parkway, is one...

What’s Open? Williamsburg Restaurants Offering Takeout, Delivery and Curbside Pick-up

These Williamsburg and James City County restaurants are offering takeout, delivery and curbside pick up in Williamsburg, Virginia. This list is continuously updated and changes often. Please send additions and edits to Culture...
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First Thanksgiving Festival

  Virginia Thanksgiving Festival at Berkeley Plantation Sunday, November 6, 2022 11:00 AM until 4:00 PM Festival Admission Buses – $30.00 Cars – $20.00 Bikes – $5.00 Just a a short, beautiful 20 minute drive from Williamsburg, Virginia is...

A&E Networks mini-series on formerly enslaved African Americans

A+E Networks® announced a marketing partnership with Ancestry® to create a custom branded mini-series that tells the unique stories of formerly enslaved African Americans. Executive Director of the Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation in Williamsburg, VA, Christy Coleman,...
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New Ship At Yorktown

Another historically significant ship sailed into Riverwalk Landing at 1:30 this morning! Nao Trinidad, a square-rigged replica built in Spain in 2018, will be stationed in Yorktown from Friday, Oct. 28 – Sunday, Nov. 6....

Video Tour of the Colonial Parkway

Top scenic drives: Colonial Parkway from Jamestown to Yorktown Stretching from Jamestown to Yorktown, the Colonial Parkway is one of the country's best scenic drives and a true Virginia treasure. At about twenty three miles...
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5 Fun Williamsburg Restaurants

Our top picks for fun places to dine in the 'Burg When Applebees and Olive Garden just won't do - we've selected Williamsburg's top spots for something different. From progressive brewpubs, to quirky cafes,...
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Southern Living Magazine Highlights The Charm Of Williamsburg

Southern Living Magazine recently posted an article on Williamsburg, Virginia and all it’s hometown charm. The article touched on all our favorite things to do in the area, from riding the Capital Trail to...