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Embroidery, a Branch of the Millinery Trade
Milliners often advertise that they practice "the trade in all its branches." Visit the Margaret Hunter Millinery Shop as they highlight different branches, including embroidery.
An 18th-Century Workday at the Margaret Hunter Shop
The mantua-makers will be cutting out, fitting and making-up a fashionable 18th-century gown in one day.
In the 18th century, the British were fanatics about fashion. On a guided tour, view British fashions and learn whether they were popular in the American colonies.
Art Museums Admission
Visit Historic Sites
Explore the Art Museums
Meet Our Tradespeople
Plan Your Visit
To experience all that the Historic Area has to offer, including tours of original 18th-century buildings, personal interaction with townspeople, vibrant gardens, two museums, and so much more—you’ll need an admission ticket.
Stay With Us
Enjoy Colonial Williamsburg to the fullest with a stay at one of our five unique hotel properties. They are conveniently located within and surrounding the Historic Area, just minutes from all the action.