Settled in the 1600s, Williamsburg, Virginia, is best known for its modern-day display of early American roots. Williamsburg hotels let you stay in an historical town that brings you back in time through living history exhibits and re-enactments, preserved colonial architecture, and 17th century plantation tours. Partake in historical demonstrations and witness early colonial life while retreating to a comfortable resort packed with 21st century conveniences during your trip.
Out and About in Williamsburg
Colonial Williamsburg is a unique outdoor living history museum where you can experience life in Williamsburg during the 1700s. Wear comfortable shoes as you explore the expansive Colonial Williamsburg's art museums, the Revolutionary City, and more. If you can't get enough history, plan to visit nearby Jamestowne, the first permanent English settlement in the New World. Hotels near historic Jamestowne make it easy to take in the best of both cities. And history isn't all Williamsburg has to offer: Make sure to get some fresh air hiking along the Greensprings Interpretive Trail. For some theme park fun with an international focus, spend a day at Busch Gardens Williamsburg. Although Virginia winters can be cold, you can enjoy the holiday light displays at Busch Gardens while also scoring Williamsburg hotel deals.
Eating and Drinking
Dig into colonial dishes in Colonial Williamsburg, where servers complete the scene in their period costumes. For quick dining and more modern cuisine, head over to Richmond Road. If you want to pair your meal with shopping and live music, Merchant's Square is your best bet. Merchant's Square offers a mix of upscale and casual dining in this popular area where events and concerts are also commonly held.
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