Take a 90-minute walking tour of the Randolph House, Market Square and Palace Green. Examine slavery's evolution, and the reliance upon it by patriots like Peyton Randolph, to build a city, a colony and eventually a nation. Explore the paradox of the institution of slavery and the movement for independence by looking at the experiences of the free and enslaved members of the Randolph Household.
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Freedom's Paradox: The Randolph House Tour
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Pay a visit to Caesar Hope at his shop and experience his incredible story of slavery, freedom, and enterprise.
Mental Health & the Public Hospital
Tour the 1773 Public Hospital for a discussion about 18th century mental health.
Art Museums Admission
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Do you want to catch the stories that most Colonial Williamsburg interpreters will never tell? Do you want to discover the Bizarre, the Strange, the Wild of the 18th-century past? This fun, fast-paced walking tour explore…
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