Williamsburg Area Attractions

Williamsburg Area Attractions

Berkeley Plantations 12602 Harrison Landing Road Charles City, VA 23030 (888) 466-6018 Berkeley plantation was first settled in 1619, just twelve years after Jamestown. Thirty-eight brave men from Berkeley Parish in England, sailed to Virginia to seek their fortunes. They came ashore at Berkeley…

Busch Gardens

Busch Gardens

What if you could “visit” Europe, but save you and your family the expense and headache of travel “across The Pond?” You can at Busch Gardens. Located in Williamsburg, Busch Gardens was designed to capture the charm and architecture of old-world Europe. The park…

James River Plantations

James River Plantations

If you’d like to experience history and beautiful buildings pretty much as they were in Colonial times, when you visit Williamsburg, be sure to take a day trip (or two) and visit one (or more) of the James River Plantations. You’ll find them in…

Lake Matoaka

Lake Matoaka

It’s not many colleges or universities that can lay claim to having a large lake within their boundaries. But the College of William and Mary sure can, and that lake is Lake Matoaka. Named for the daughter of Chief Powhatan’s daughter (known more commonly…

Kimball Theatre: Mixing Film, Concerts and Live Theater

Kimball Theatre: Mixing Film, Concerts and Live Theater

The Kimball Theatre in Williamsburg’s Merchants Square is a perfect blend of a movie theater and a venue that offers live performances (music, dance, plays and even historical figure reenactments). Imagine this: on your visit to Colonial Williamsburg, one day of the week you…