Visit Historic Sites
Historic Site: Courthouse
Participate in the proceedings of the colonial court.
Historic Site: Governor's Palace
Explore the residence of Virginia's royal governor.
Historic Site: Capitol
Rediscover the founding principles of our American government.
Meet the Nation Builders
From recognizable names like Jefferson and Washington, to people whose names did not grace your history book, meet the Nation Builders who helped shape their time, and whose legacies continues to influence and inspire American ideals.Meet the Nation Builders
Day to Night
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
Stay at our renowned official hotel properties, located in walking distance to the Historic Area. You’ll receive up to two complimentary length-of-stay admission tickets when you book your stay directly through Colonial Williamsburg Resorts.