Enjoy a traditional 18th-century seasonal celebration featuring the illumination of the Capitol and its surrounding buildings with candles and cressets. The spectacle will be accompanied by a narrative and the firing of muskets.
Dates & Times
Illumination of the Capitol
American Indian Life Series
A different program each day will examine a specific aspect of American Indian history, society, and role in the American story.
Is that a cello? Or a viol?
Explore the history, construction, and repertoire of these two bowed stringed instruments, and hear them both in action!
Decorated Wreath Sales
Guests can purchase a beautifully decorated wreath or centerpiece in the Colonial Williamsburg style. Fresh greenery and popular dried materials will also be available.
Open to the Public