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Visit this Fall

Get away this fall and savor the radiance of autumn in the colonial capital. Our expansive arboretum, bursting with striking fall colors, is the perfect backdrop for celebrating craftsmanship with our world-renowned tradespeople, taking a romantic carriage ride, or exploring 301 acres of living history with your family. Plus, visit the Art Museums of Colonial Williamsburg to discover more on display than ever before.

Enjoy guided tours of historic sites with costumed interpreters, multiple staged programs per day, access to visit and speak with tradespeople, and admission to our two world-class art museums, all included in your ticket. Digital ticket redemption is available and encouraged for a 100% touchless ticketing experience.

The Historic Area is open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily | Download a map & program guide here.
The Art Museums of Colonial Williamsburg are open 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily.

New & Noteworthy

Special Events

Constitution Day

American Indian Heritage Month

Veterans Day Weekend

Learn More About Fall

American Indian Visitors in Williamsburg

A Confluence of Factors

Familiar Fare

That’s True Honor: Native American and Indigenous Veterans

Plan Your Visit

Savor The Season

Evening Programs

Lighting of the Cressets

Art Museums of Colonial Williamsburg

Featuring the best in British and American fine and decorative arts, plus the nation’s premiere collection of American folk art.

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Visit the Historic Area

Discover government sites, family homes, and historic trades.

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Attend an Event

Meet Nation Builders, learn about Archaeological research and watch performances at the Play House Stage.

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Dine With Us

With a mixture of historic taverns, modern restaurants, and cafes located in and around the Historic Area, you’ll find the perfect place for a historically inspired family meal or an intimate evening of creative cuisine.

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Experience Diverse Voices

Learn the stories of the diverse people who walked these streets nearly 250 years ago

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Walking Tours

Join in on one of the many walking tours throughout the Historic Area. Learn more about the lives and events of 18th-century Williamsburg residents.

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Hands-On Activities

Learn 18th-century skills first hand. From hand-sewing to woodworking there's something for everyone.

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Attend a Musical Performance

Enjoy the sounds of 18th-century Williamsburg. Enhance your experience with authentic music performed by our musicians.

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Explore Outdoors

Arboretum & Gardens

The Best Ways to See Fall Colors


Digital Ticketing

Map & Guide

Suggested Itineraries

Support CW


Gift Cards

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