Learn about the military musket. Participants will learn about the evolution of firearms leading up to the American Revolution and the ammunition. Make a paper cartridge to take home with you. Minimum age is 7. This workshop takes place at the Guardhouse. Limit of 15 participants.
Historic Trades and Skills Family workshops are designed for participants age 7 and older. Kids 7-13 must be accompanied by a ticketed adult. Kids 14-17 must be accompanied by an adult, either participating (purchase a workshop ticket) or non-participating (with a free Chaperone ticket).
Participants arriving more than 15 minutes late will not be admitted.
American Indian Life Series
Through stories and questions, this series of programs will examine a specific aspect of American Indian history, society, and role in the American story.
Colonial Williamsburg's Rare Breeds Program
Learn about the rare breeds of livestock that live at Colonial Williamsburg.
Revel at Chowning's Tavern
Join us at Chowning’s Tavern for an evening of 18th-century merrymaking.
Open to the Public