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Thomas Jefferson Interpreter Bill Barker Leaving Colonial Williamsburg

Thomas Jefferson Information & Resources Thomas Jefferson Heads to Monticello The same actor has portrayed Thomas Jefferson at Colonial Williamsburg for 26...

Changes Coming To Historic Amblers House

Related Links: Historic Houses of Colonial Williamsburg The Historic Amblers House Almost half a million dollars of renovations to the Amblers House have been...

Illy Caffe Is Taking Over Binns Location in Colonial Williamsburg’s Merchants Square

Illy Caffè, an Italian coffee company, will move into the former Binns building on D.o.G Street. The Binns of Williamsburg shop was in Merchants Square for more than...

CBS developing sitcom based on Colonial Williamsburg

Colonial Williamsburg is inspiration for new CBS comedy CBS is set to produce a new TV sitcom called "America, U.S.A." which takes place in a fictional living-history theme park that is based on Colonial Williamsburg. The...

Impacts of the Government Shutdown in Williamsburg

Greater Williamsburg area attractions being impacted by the 2019 Government Shutdown.

Sir Bacon of Burg Goes Hog Wild

Sir Bacon, the roaming black pig of Williamsburg, has become quite the local celebrity. He’s been featured in news stories, photographed by tourists, and even has his own Facebook Group, created by...
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2018 Williamsburg Virginia Christmas Parade

Video of the 2018 Williamsburg Virginia Christmas parade.

Williamsburg Inn Named One of World’s Most Luxurious Hotels

Forbes Travel Guide has named the Williamsburg Inn as one of the World's Most Luxurious Hotels. "The staff at the Williamsburg Inn shares this honor together, with recognition to all the Team Members for their...

No Funhouse Fest for 2019

“After three great years in Williamsburg, we have decided to put Funhouse Fest on hiatus in 2019.”  The statement on the Funhouse Fest website said event headliner Bruce Hornsby will instead be spending the year...

Thai Fusion Restaurant Coming To New Town

New Town Welcomes Chiangmai Thai Bistro Chiangmai Thai Bistro is coming to the former Candyland location in the New Town shops of Williamsburg. The new restaurant will offer a Thai fusion menu, a full bar with...

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