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Dec 31, 2007 Students learn how merchants traded "For Ready Money" in broadcast of CW Electronic Field Trip
Dec 24, 2007 MacNeil/Lehrer “Dialogues in Democracy” delegates and television audience post blogs and video on CW's new web site
Dec 24, 2007 CW surpasses goal for 2007 United Way Pacesetter Campaign
Dec 24, 2007 CW's Kimball Theatre celebrates 75th anniversary in 2008
Dec 24, 2007 Musical historians David and Ginger Hildebrand pay musical tribute to Ben Franklin at the Museums of Colonial Williamsburg
Dec 19, 2007 CW, Kiwanis Club of Williamsburg partner on Christmas Eve Tree Lighting ceremony
Dec 19, 2007 CW achieves protected sale of Carter's Grove
Dec 18, 2007 California eighth graders donate money to CW's Great Hopes Plantation
Dec 13, 2007 Miss Williamsburg Scholarship Pageant highlight of programming at CW's Kimball Theatre in January and February
Dec 13, 2007 "Sleuth," "Margot at the Wedding" and "Love in the Time of Cholera" some of the movies slated at CW's Kimball Theatre in January and February
Dec 13, 2007 CW Historic Trades shops illustrate the products and services offered in 18th-century Williamsburg
Dec 11, 2007 Special programs mark opening of Revolutionary War flag exhibition
Nov 30, 2007 Toy exhibition at The Museums of Colonial Williamsburg explores adult world through the eyes of a child
Nov 30, 2007 CW's education outreach asks students to ponder thought-provoking question in new Electronic Field Trip
Nov 23, 2007 CW's Grand Illumination set for Dec. 2
Nov 23, 2007 CW welcomes new trustee
Nov 23, 2007 Tradition of Christmas tree returns to CW's Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Folk Art Museum
Nov 23, 2007 Experience Profound Joy and Celtic Whispers among other concerts this holiday season at the Museums of Colonial Williamsburg
Nov 20, 2007 Former White House pastry chef signs new cookbook
Nov 20, 2007 The Museums of Colonial Williamsburg add spirit to the holidays with three different socials
Nov 16, 2007 Who wants to be a triathlete?
Nov 16, 2007 Holiday Farmers Markets feature seasonal greens, decorations and foods in November and December
Nov 09, 2007 Special holiday edition of the Journal features the pageantry of the Christmas season
Nov 06, 2007 CW introduces gift cards
Nov 04, 2007 Fitness manager from The Spa of Colonial Williamsburg offers tips to live by
Nov 02, 2007 The curtain goes up on CW's evening programs
Nov 02, 2007 Williamsburg Inn concierge receives Les Clefs d'Or
Nov 02, 2007 CW brings Teaching American History Conference to Greenwich
Oct 31, 2007 CW's Merchants Square shows true colors during statewide America's Anniversary Garden™ Contest
Oct 30, 2007 Last chance to view fascinating exhibit of antique tea containers
Oct 30, 2007 Nation's first president remembered in song at the Museums of Colonial Williamsburg
Oct 30, 2007 Carols, concerts and Coyotes part of the holiday magic at CW's Kimball Theatre
Oct 30, 2007 Founding Fathers, Founding Mother tell what it was like living in the 18th century during Kimball Theatre programs
Oct 26, 2007 CW salutes military Nov. 9-12
Oct 26, 2007 CW's Kimball Theatre hosts international and independent films in November and December
Oct 26, 2007 Brothers-in-Arms examines the role of African American patriots, loyalists during the American Revolution
Oct 26, 2007 From the moon and back again, CW's Kimball Theatre offers American and foreign cinema
Oct 23, 2007 WILLIAMSBURG® corporate gifts mean business
Oct 23, 2007 CW announces hospitality promotions
Oct 23, 2007 Book based on scary CW evening programs release in time for spooky season
Oct 19, 2007 Families experience how the holidays were celebrated in the 18th, 19th centuries at the Museums of Colonial Williamsburg
Oct 16, 2007 CW joins MacNeil/Lehrer Productions' "By the People" project to create "Dialogues in Democracy"
Oct 16, 2007 CW to exhibit four rare Revolutionary War battle flags
Oct 16, 2007 Gobble up a different kind of birdie the week before Thanksgiving
Oct 16, 2007 National Endowment for the Humanities grants enable CW to create map-based Internet research tool
Oct 12, 2007 CW Web site honored
Oct 09, 2007 CW Web site posts spooky podcasts in October
Oct 08, 2007 New online database provides access to 18th-century primary documents
Oct 05, 2007 Learn how to boost metabolism at complimentary workshop Oct. 19 at the Spa of Colonial Williamsburg
Oct 05, 2007 CW presents "Prelude to Victory," Hundreds of Revolutionary War re-enactors encamp in the Historic Area Oct. 12-14
Oct 05, 2007 "Save America's Treasures" and IMLS fund renovation of storage space for CW's architectural, archaeological collections
Oct 02, 2007 CW's 60th Annual Antiques Forum explores regional diversity in Early American decorative arts
Oct 02, 2007 Goldsmiths’ Company Assay Office London presents educational programs at the Museums of Colonial Williamsburg
Oct 02, 2007 Colonial Williamsburg Electronic Field Trip reveals how archaeologists uncover clues to the past
Sep 29, 2007 Historic Trades brickmakers ignite CW's brick kiln Oct. 24 to fire 18,000 bricks
Sep 28, 2007 "The Virginia Witch," ghost walks and accused killers highlight CW's fall programs
Sep 28, 2007 Whet your child's appetite for history with family programs at the Museums of Colonial Williamsburg
Sep 25, 2007 CW's Revolutionary City® recognized in 2008 as Rand McNally Road Atlas as "Best of the RoadTM"
Sep 25, 2007 CW celebrates Virginia Archaeology Month with excavation open house, lab tours and lectures
Sep 25, 2007 CW awarded grant from Institute of Museum and Library Services
Sep 25, 2007 Eighteenth-century theater, music and dance focus of CW's evening programs
Sep 21, 2007 CW receives $1 million challenge grant from NEH
Sep 21, 2007 CW's religion programs focus on the spirit of the holiday season
Sep 21, 2007 Guests of the Museums of Colonial Williamsburg take a walk on the wild side during Distinguished Scholar Lecture Series
Sep 21, 2007 Give the gift of reading this holiday season
Sep 14, 2007 CW encourages student creativity for Virgina History Day entries
Sep 14, 2007 Author of "General George Washington: A Military Life" signs books at CW's Visitor Center Bookstore
Sep 13, 2007 CW brings Teaching American History conference to Houston
Sep 11, 2007 Find out about the latest discoveries in Jamestown during 2007 lecture series
Sep 11, 2007 Two new tours offered at CW's Bassett Hall this fall
Sep 11, 2007 CW's "From Ear to Ear" concert follows history of African American music
Sep 05, 2007 CW third annual Storytelling Festival, Sept. 14-16, features national, regional and Foundation's own storytellers
Aug 31, 2007 Musical historians David and Ginger Hildebrand perform 18th-century folk music concert at the Museums of Colonial Williamsburg
Aug 31, 2007 Experts at Museums of Colonial Williamsburg discuss rare watercolor of an enslaved girl
Aug 28, 2007 Golden Horseshoe joins golf courses across America for Patriot Golf Day Sept. 1
Aug 28, 2007 "American Musicworks" kicks off summer season
Aug 24, 2007 Revolutionary City™ programs resume autumn hours for fall season beginning Sept. 3
Aug 24, 2007 The Museums of Colonial Williamsburg host series of concerts presented by Cobham Consort
Aug 24, 2007 From the 18th century to the 21st century, CW's Kimball Theatre offers an array of entertainment in September and October
Aug 24, 2007 Independent, international film series comes to CW's Kimball Theatre
Aug 24, 2007 Best in American and foreign films, documentaries come to CW's Kimball Theatre in September, October
Aug 21, 2007 CW partners with Museum of Cherokee Indian to produce Electronic Field Trip
Aug 17, 2007 New exhibition at Wallace Museum explores samplers--extraordinary art in fabric and thread
Aug 17, 2007 Explore 18th-century tea traditions during September lecture at the Museums of Colonial Williamsburg
Aug 15, 2007 CW Electronic Field Trip Series premieres three new programs for 2007-2008 season
Aug 07, 2007 World Forum brings together world leaders, scholars and government officials from around the world
Aug 07, 2007 Williamsburg Farmers Market celebrates fifth anniversary with presentation of commemorative print
Aug 07, 2007 Autumn's Colonial Williamsburg Journal recalls visit of Britain's royal couple to commemorative America's 400th anniversary
Aug 03, 2007 Rare watercolor of young, enslaved African American girl exhibited in the Museums of Colonial Williamsburg
Aug 03, 2007 Timothy Sutphin named director of CW's historic events
Aug 03, 2007 Local folk musician to perform at WILLIAMSBURG Booksellers®
Jul 31, 2007 CW opens new registration center for Colonial Houses and Providence Hall Guesthouses
Jul 31, 2007 Weldon promoted to CW's director of Historic Area programming, planning and production
Jul 27, 2007 Butler named director of CW's archives and records department
Jul 24, 2007 CW issues 2006 Annual Report
Jul 24, 2007 CW's Electronic Field Trips recognized
Jul 20, 2007 CW and Scott Foresman receive Distinguished Achievement Award from Education Publishers
Jul 17, 2007 Concert at CW's Wallace Museum commemorates America's 400th Anniversary
Jul 13, 2007 CW announces new national sales director
Jul 13, 2007 CW's Rick Hadley earns promotion to director of exhibition design and production
Jul 10, 2007 Celebrate Christmas in July at the Museums of Colonial Williamsburg
Jul 10, 2007 Beat the heat with Summer Cooler programs at the Museums of Colonial Williamsburg
Jul 10, 2007 Local author's "Red Thunder" follows young spies at Yorktown
Jul 10, 2007 CW's third annual Storytelling Festival to include regional storytellers
Jul 06, 2007 Williamsburg Farmers' Market expands to include Tuesday markets
Jul 06, 2007 "American Musicworks" kicks off summer season
Jul 06, 2007 Golden Horseshoe Golf Club's Spotswood layout recognized among top "Executive Courses" in America
Jul 03, 2007 CW takes Teaching American History conference to Louisiana
Jul 03, 2007 CW symposium explores early commemorative art of the new nation
Jul 03, 2007 Chefs at July 7 farmers market to stage cook-off as tribute to CW Chef Swann
Jun 26, 2007 CW Web site salutes Independence Day
Jun 26, 2007 CW's Story Keepers Project gives families an opportunity to tell their own story
Jun 26, 2007 Kimball Theatre to feature wide array of summer performances
Jun 26, 2007 Summer movies at Kimball Theatre offer broad appeal to audiences
Jun 22, 2007 CW's Fifes and Drums to perform at Macy's Independence Day celebration
Jun 21, 2007 New packages combine championship golf, new spa for "female friendly" experience at Golden Horseshoe Golf Club
Jun 21, 2007 CW sends representatives to Smithsonian Folklife Festival in Washington, D.C.
Jun 19, 2007 Noted historian signs new book June 22 at WILLIAMSBURG Booksellers®
Jun 19, 2007 Complimentary makeup sessions to be held June 30 at Spa of Colonial Williamsburg
Jun 12, 2007 CW offers Fourth of July picnic and programs to celebrate the independence of a nation
Jun 08, 2007 "Jefferson & Adams" live performance returns to CW's Kimball Theatre
Jun 08, 2007 CW's archaeological projects and programs reveal hidden past throughout the summer
Jun 08, 2007 Summer Colonial Williamsburg Journal highlights British nautical adventures
Jun 08, 2007 Mary and Donald Gonzales Field Experience Fund announces scholarship winners
Jun 05, 2007 CW social offers a taste of Virginia music, food and art at the Museums of Colonial Williamsburg
Jun 05, 2007 CW garden tours in full bloom
Jun 01, 2007 2006 Beacon of Freedom Award given to "Miracle: The True Story of the Wreck of the Sea Venture"
Jun 01, 2007 Museums of Colonial Williamsburg offer family programs for the summer
Jun 01, 2007 Gen. Lord Cornwallis orders martial law as nearly 500 British army re-enactors cooupy CW June 29-July 1
Jun 01, 2007 Magic comes to the Museums of Colonial Williamsburg with new family museum program
May 29, 2007 CW's interactive family programs allow young guests to learn what life was like on the eve of the American Revolution
May 25, 2007 Glenn Williams named CW's vice president of development
May 25, 2007 King's Arms Tavern host new chocolate dinner
May 25, 2007 Museums of Colonial Williamsburg feature a variety of summer programs
May 25, 2007 Revolutionary City program moves to morning hours for summer season beginning June 19
May 22, 2007 Largest basketmaking event in Longaberger history to take place in CW's Historic Area
May 18, 2007 Golden Horseshoe joins VCU to welcome 156 top college golfers for NCAA Men's Championship
May 18, 2007 CW receives $250,000 grant from SunTrust in support of new folk art museum
May 16, 2007 Golden Horseshoe earns recognition
May 15, 2007 CW's director of coach and livestock elected to second term as chairman of FEI Driving Technical Committee
May 15, 2007 CW's Memorial Day ceremony remembers America's fallen veterans
May 11, 2007 Captain John Smith comes alive in new book edited by CW's Jim Horn
May 10, 2007 CW offers special programs during America's 400th Anniversary Weekend
May 08, 2007 CW offers swashbuckling lecture on 18th-century pirates
May 08, 2007 Drummer's Call Weekend kicks off at Kimball Theatre
May 08, 2007 CW's Christiana Campbell's Tavern hosts afternoon tea
May 08, 2007 Kimball Theatre brings world-class cinema to Merchants Square
May 08, 2007 "From Ear to Ear" concert explores the origins of African American music
May 08, 2007 CW artisans fashion gifts for Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and His Royal Highness Prince Philip
May 02, 2007 CW Web site provides complete royal coverage
May 01, 2007 Williamsburg Farmers' Market returns to Merchants Square
May 01, 2007 Information on How to View the Royal Visit May 3-4
Apr 27, 2007 CW reissues acclaimed book on the Revolution in Virginia
Apr 27, 2007 Historian explores the Battle of Williamsburg in the program "Yankees in the Streets"
Apr 25, 2007 Virginia's Historic Triangle prepares for visit of Queen Elizabeth II, Prince Philip
Apr 24, 2007 The Museums of Colonial Williamsburg offer programs that introduce the experts behind the exhibitions
Apr 24, 2007 National Day of Prayer program explores the importance of a faith of a nation
Apr 20, 2007 CW's Teacher Institute makes history education relevant for 5,000 teachers across the U.S.
Apr 16, 2007 WILLIAMSBURG® accessorizes High Point with new home decor
Apr 16, 2007 East meets West for WILLIAMSBURG® at High Point
Apr 16, 2007 WILLIAMSBURG® furnishes High Point with "New Traditional" pieces
Apr 13, 2007 CW's Equiano Lecture Series explores the abolition of the slave trade
Apr 13, 2007 CW's third annual Storytelling Festival features eight nationally known storytellers
Apr 13, 2007 Harpist journeys through history in concert at CW's Wallace Museum
Apr 10, 2007 Lanes endow Director of Coach and Livestock position
Apr 10, 2007 "Jamestown Unearthed" premieres April 26
Apr 06, 2007 CW offers Visiting Scholar Lecture Series in April as part of Religion History Month
Apr 06, 2007 CW acquires rare watercolor painting of young enslaved African American girl
Apr 06, 2007 Brass quintet explores American history through music with concert at CW's Wallace Museum
Apr 06, 2007 British scholar conducts lecture, book signing at CW's Wallace Museum
Apr 03, 2007 Complimentary wellness seminar to be held at The Spa of Colonial Williamsburg
Apr 02, 2007 Audubon International recognizes CW's Golden Horseshoe Golf Club for environmental excellence
Apr 02, 2007 CW markets Carter's Grove with protective covenants
Apr 02, 2007 2007 CW Junior Golf program invites young duffers to tee it up!
Apr 02, 2007 CW celebrates Religion History Month with special programs during April
Mar 23, 2007 CW publishes "1607 Jamestown and The New World"
Mar 22, 2007 Peter Mondavi to host Williamsburg Inn wine reception
Mar 21, 2007 Thomas Jefferson to visit Bonillas Basic Curriculum School in Tucson
Mar 21, 2007 Rare tortoiseshell jewel casket to go on display at CW's DeWitt Wallace Decorative Arts Museum
Mar 21, 2007 Anniversaries help us take stock of the significant events occurring around us
Mar 16, 2007 Colonial Williamsburg’s March 22 Electronic Field Trip examines how technology revolutionized labor
Mar 15, 2007 Teachers from Jasper, Beaufort, Hampton and Savannah School Systems invited to American history workshop
Mar 14, 2007 Golden Horseshoe offers summer junior golf programs
Mar 12, 2007 CW's Kimball Theatre premieres 18th-century adaptation of "Othello" in March
Mar 12, 2007 Folk musicians celebrate Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Folk Art Museum's 50th anniversary
Mar 06, 2007 CW's Revolutionary City returns March 19 with new scenes, new stories, new events
Mar 06, 2007 CW celebrates Women's History Month with special programs during March
Mar 06, 2007 CW publishes "Official Guide to America's Historic Triangle"
Mar 02, 2007 Musicians honor the spirit of Ireland at CW's DeWitt Wallace Decorative Arts Museum
Mar 02, 2007 CW's vice president of research signs most recent book at WILLIAMSBURG Booksellers®
Mar 02, 2007 Virginia Association of Museums Annual Conference to be held at Williamsburg Lodge and conference center March 10-13
Mar 02, 2007 Live performances at CW's Kimball Theatre celebrate America's 400th Anniversary
Mar 02, 2007 "The Queen" returns to CW's Kimball Theatre
Feb 27, 2007 Museum programs let guests of all ages explore the Museums of Colonial Williamsburg, Bassett Hall
Feb 27, 2007 World-renowned pastry chef talks about view of the White House from the kitchen in latest book
Feb 27, 2007 CW names four new trustees
Feb 20, 2007 Generous gifts key to successful reopening of Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Folk Art Museum
Feb 16, 2007 "Miracle: The True Story of the Wreck of the Sea Venture” chosen as 2006 Beacon of Freedom Award winner
Feb 15, 2007 “Celebrating the American Garden: English Influences on American Gardens" theme of 61st annual Garden Symposium
Feb 09, 2007 Williamsburg Farmers' Market offers winter market Feb. 10
Feb 09, 2007 Guests can dine with George Washington
Feb 06, 2007 CW's Historic Area offers more entertainment when the sun goes down
Feb 05, 2007 CW's Presidents Day programs examine people who helped found a nation
Feb 02, 2007 "From Ear to Ear" concert follows history of African-American music
Feb 02, 2007 Author of "Faiths of Our Fathers" signs books at CW's Visitor Center bookstore
Feb 02, 2007 Williamsburg Lodge reopens with 323 guest rooms, dining, lounge, gift shop and 45,000 square feet of conference space
Jan 31, 2007 CW takes Teaching American History conference to South Carolina
Jan 30, 2007 CW explores how the American Revolution impacted African Americans' quest for freedom during Black History Month Weekend in February
Jan 30, 2007 Williamsburg Farmers' Market kicks off winter markets just in time for Valentine's Day shopping
Jan 30, 2007 Colonial Williamsburg’s Feb. 15 Electronic Field Trip tackles disturbing historical subject
Jan 26, 2007 CW gains in ticket sales, donor support
Jan 26, 2007 Sweeten Valentine's Day with WILLIAMSBURG®’s American Heritage Chocolates
Jan 26, 2007 "The Road to Freedom": CW's Black History Month programs
Jan 19, 2007 CW to host Community Open House
Jan 18, 2007 "American Girls" author signs Felicity books at CW's Visitor Center Bookstore
Jan 18, 2007 CW's revolutionary stories highlight indoor winter programs
Jan 16, 2007 AARFAM to reopen in new, expanded quarters with 11 new exhibitions
Jan 15, 2007 CW's Jan. 18 Electronic Field Trip explores freedom of press in the colonies
Jan 15, 2007 Horn appointed CW's vice president of research
Jan 09, 2007 Lost trade restored at CW's Harness and Saddlemaker
Jan 04, 2007 WILLIAMSBURG® signs with Sedgefield, SPI to replace Virginia Metalcrafters
Jan 02, 2007 Family programs featured at CW's Kimball Theatre in January and February
Jan 02, 2007 Kick off the New Year with "The Queen" at CW's Kimball Theatre
Jan 02, 2007 Virginia Peninsula Jewish Film Festival continues at CW's Kimball Theatre
Jan 02, 2007 CW's programming moves inside during winter 2007
Jan 02, 2007 Explore popular 18th-century pastimes during winter 2007 programming in CW's Historic Area
Jan 02, 2007 CW sets the stage for unveiling design of David Douglass' Williamsburg Theater
Jan 02, 2007 Public invited to explore the fascinating world of archaeology