Colonial National Historical Park, Williamsburg

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Colonial National Historical Park is located in the Hampton Roads region of Virginia and is operated by the National Park Service of the United States government. The park protects and interprets several sites relating to the Colony of Virginia and the history of the United States more broadly, ranging from the site of the first landing of the English settlers who would settle at Jamestown, to the battlefields of Yorktown where the British Army was finally defeated in the American Revolutionary War. Over 3 million people visit the park each year.
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  • This yr it was our 6 yr old grandson, but on every trip to Williamsburg this is our one must do ride. This year for the first time we noticed a nice path way down to a beach area, folks were fishing.....  more »
  • With most restaurants in Virginia at partial capacity (I think 25%) it was difficult to find a place to eat lunch. However, if you are hungry try the bakeries. and go off the beaten path.  more »
  • Great National Park in which to experience one of the most important battles in American history. Easy to walk around and a well prepared visitors center make this site a must. I would visit again. Plan on spending 4 or more hours here to savor the experience.
  • Very modern building and great job displaying historical facts. Interactive, informative, interesting. Movies, puzzles, questions. Then you go outside and see the canon and musket being used. All presenters were friendly, well versed, open to questions. Make sure you have enough time for all sites.
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