Adult Group Tours
Your group of 15 or more can get a taste of what Colonial Williamsburg has to offer with one of these experiences designed to fit the requirements of day-trippers, groups on tight schedules, or those who want a structured experience. Stay at one of our official Colonial Williamsburg hotels and you’ll have a choice of premium, deluxe, and value accommodations, all just a short stroll to the Historic Area. Plus, you’ll enjoy Exclusive Guest Benefits—reduced pricing for admission passes to the Historic Area and museums, preferred reservations, and more!
Adult Group Tours
$50 deposit per interpreter
$150 non-refundable deposit
$100 deposit per meal minimum
$100 deposit per program
Learn more about:
- Adult Day-Group Packages
- Adult Day-Group Admission Passes
- Adult Overnight-Stay Group Admission Passes
Adult Day-Group Packages
Half-day Historic Area
Adult $20 •• Youth** $10
Enjoy four hours sampling some of the best of the Historic Area. Tour the Governor’s Palace, Capitol, or Raleigh Tavern and learn of the debates that raged in the years leading to independence. Visit a trade shop or historic house and discover something about the everyday life of Williamsburg’s 18th-century residents. Choose from any of the exhibition sites open during your visit and take part in scheduled programs.
Tickets provide morning access (9 a.m.–1 p.m.) or afternoon access (1–5 p.m.). See “Colonial Williamsburg This Week,” our weekly program guide, for a full schedule of building openings and Historic Area programming.
Half-day Museum Luncheon Tour
Explore the museums on an extended tour, have lunch at the Museum Café, and browse in the Museum Store. Feast your eyes on vibrant displays of unique decorative arts or folk art on an in-depth guided tour. Experts introduce your group to the material culture of the 18th and 19th centuries through the fascinating stories behind the portraits, furniture, textiles, ceramics, and silver in the museum collections.
Tours are offered Monday-Thursday only, and can be scheduled between 10:30 a.m. and 2 p.m.
Tour, free time, and lunch lasts approximately two and a half hours.
Reservations must be made two weeks in advance.
Full-day Tour, Shop, and Dine
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Your group of 15 or more can experience the sights, sounds, and activities of Colonial Williamsburg’s Historic Area and museums as well as enjoy first-class shopping opportunities—and special shopping discounts—at Prime Outlets–Williamsburg, the Williamsburg Outlet Mall, or the unique shops of Merchants Square, including the distinctive shops of Colonial Williamsburg. Choose what you want to see and experience, where you want to dine, and the stores at which you prefer to shop with Tour, Shop, and Dine group packages. Whether you partake of all three activities or just one or two of them, there is a specially priced package tailored for your group’s interests.
Adult Day-Group Admission Passes
One-day Group Pass
Adult $30 •• Youth* $15
This pass offers your group a taste of the Colonial Williamsburg experience. It provides access to Historic Area exhibition sites (including the Capitol and the Governor’s Palace), museums, and Revolutionary City® programming.
Two-day Group Pass
Adult $35 •• Youth* $17
The Two-day Pass provides full access (for up to two days) to Historic Area exhibition sites (including the Capitol and the Governor’s Palace), museums, and Revolutionary City programming.
Group Annual Pass
Adult $50 •• Youth* $25
This pass lets you explore all that Colonial Williamsburg offers during your stay and the flexibility to return any time for a year. This pass allows access to all daytime programs, museums, and exhibition sites, the Capitol, the Governor’s Palace, and Revolutionary City. Included is a 25% discount on Evening Colonial Programs (excluding dining events year-round and all holiday season performances).
Adult Group Admission Passes for Overnight Stays
Adult groups staying at official Colonial Williamsburg hotels can choose from the following admission passes:
Group Hotel Guest Pass
Adult $30 •• Youth* $15
Your hotel pass offers extra value to guests who stay at Colonial Williamsburg hotels. It offers the freedom, flexibility, and convenience to enjoy the Colonial Williamsburg experience for the length of your stay. This pass allows access to all daytime programs, museums, and exhibition sites; the Capitol, the Governor’s Palace, and Revolutionary City; and a 25% discount on Evening Colonial Programs (excluding holiday season performances).
Group Hotel Value Pass
2014 Stays: Adult $19 •• Youth* $9.50
2013 Stays: Adult $18 •• Youth* $9.00
This pass offers the same benefits as the Group Hotel Guest Pass, but at an even lower price for guests who begin their stay at Colonial Williamsburg hotels Sunday, Monday, or Tuesday.
2014 Conferences: Adult $19 •• Youth* $9.50
2013 Conferences: Adult $18 •• Youth* $9.00
This pass offers conference guest staying at Colonial Williamsburg hotels access to all daytime programs, museums, and exhibition sites for their length of stay.
*Youth rates apply to those who are 6 to 12 years old. Children 5 and younger are free.