If you are visiting the town of Williamsburg, Virginia and are looking for lodging options, there is a variety of places for you and your family to stay. Many hotels and motels are located within walking distance of museums, parks, restaurants, and shopping. Gift shops are a real hit in Williamsburg, Virginia. There are hundreds of postcards and trinkets of historic events that occurred in Williamsburg, that you are provided with to bring home as gifts to your loved ones. Activities in Williamsburg, Virginia are fun for both adults and children. While taking a tour of the town, take part in a witch trial, dance with a 18th century instructor or even march with the fifes and drums. This is great entertainment for you and your family to enjoy together, while learning the historical background of Williamsburg. There are many museums in Williamsburg, Virginia where you can indulge in great American history as well as the history of the town. A popular museum with tourist is The DeWitt Wallace Decorative Arts Museum. The museum opened in 1985, it is filled with extensive amounts of American and British antiques. Inside the museum is a gift store where you will find books, music and jewelry. If you are looking for a house to visit that is restored to its original beauty in the 18th century, Basset Hall should be your first stop. Basset Hall is located in Williamsburg, Virginia near the capitol. This home reflects the 18th centuries heritage, and gives you the opportunity to go back in time as you tour this beautifully, elegant home.
Events in Williamsburg
Pitch Perfect @ The Launchpad
at Launchpad, The Greater Williamsburg Business Incubator
Are you planning to pitch your business idea at Start Peninsula? If so, then you won’t want to miss this Pitch Perfect Training Session leading up to the big event!
Sip Juice & Paint (6-12 years)
at Kidz N Art
Drop off paint party for children ages 6-12! Party includes snack, juice, canvas panel, paint, brushes, apron and instructor.
Hoots Ready for Fall
at Kidz N Art
Join us for this family friendly instructor led paint night. All materials included. Standard ticket includes an 11X14 canvas.
Behind-the-Scenes Historic Haunt Night Experience
at Bacon's Castle
Are you looking for a more in-depth experience in paranormal research? Sign up for our exclusive, one night only tour with Robert "Brad" Bradley, Research Coordinator for the Center for Paranormal Research and Investigation (CPRI).
Scary Halloween at Holly Park
at Deltaville Maritime Museum
Scary Halloween woods,crafts,candy and food.
Black Friday Drop Off Paint Party
at Kidz N Art
Drop your children off in our studio for a day filled with art/crafts and games while you shop (2 session limit per child) Snack included.
NYC Comedy Invades Precarious Beer Hall
at Precarious Beer Project
NYC COMEDY INVADES PRECARIOUS BEER HALL PRECARIOUS BEER PROJECT presents a night of stand-up comedy from two of the funniest comedians from New York City who just so happen to be brothers, The Raybould Brothers, for one night only! This show promises t
Early Bird: Jumpin', Jukin', Jive, Jam & Blues Spectacular Combo Ticket
at Kimball Theatre
EARLY BIRD COMBO TICKETS ON SALE 5/27/19 - 7/31/2019. New Year's Eve just got more exciting!!! NEW EVENT: The JUMPIN', JUKIN', JIVE, JAM (JJJJ) is a 90-minute invitational Blues Jam Session featuring some of the region’s finest musicians. No rehearsal, no setlist.