Ornamental Separator

Special Event: Firing of the Christmas Guns

Special Events

Open to the Public

During the 18th century, guns were customarily fired to salute the Christmas season and as an expression of joy and celebration. Join us on Duke of Gloucester Street for a re-creation of this event.

 

Parking near the Historic Area is recommended. If you plan to park at the Colonial Williamsburg Visitor Center, please check the bus schedule.

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Special Event: Firing of the Christmas Guns

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