17 Results for tag "Military"
Fire a Flintlock Musket
Fire live rounds at a target from two different reproduction 18th-century flintlock firearms used during the Revolutionary War. Your own transportation is required.
Come explore the Magazine Yard and discover how this military storehouse and Virginia's diverse peoples shaped an empire and defined a new nation.
Visit with the Gunsmith
Discover three 18th-century Virginia rifles made along the Great Wagon Road during this photographic study.
Gunpowder, Elixir of Life
A discussion on the creation of gunpowder, uses for, and how it relates to the development of firearms.
The Necessity of Order in Battle
Come witness a demonstration of tactics that are crucial to success in combat.
In Defense of Our Liberty
Enlist in the Continental Army, become a recruit, and see what it was like to be a soldier in the 18th century.
A Soldier's Journey
Meet John Jarret Carter, a solider in Washington’s army and a barkeep in Williamsburg. The year is 1781 and Williamsburg stands on brink of invasion!
Washington's First Crucible of War
Experience the events surrounding George Washington's first war, the French and Indian War at Jumonville's Glen in 1754.
Veterans Day Proclamation Ceremony
Join Colonial Williamsburg Fifes & Drums, Virginia Military Garrison, and Colonial Williamsburg Foundation employees for this heartfelt tribute.
Veterans Day: A Military March Honoring America's Veterans
Join us this Veterans Day weekend for a march and ceremony honoring America's veterans.
Visit a Nation Builder- young George Washington
Step into the past with young George Washington, Colonel of the Virginia Regiment.