Weather or not, the Revolutionary City is open today

SnowJan14Even in cold, snowy weather, Colonial Williamsburg offers plenty of ways to explore history while staying warm.

Visitors can tour historic homes, like Bassett Hall or the Governor’s Palace. Or, browse the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation’s calendar of events for happenings at the Dewitt Wallace Decorative Arts Museum or the Kimball Movie Theater.

See Colonial Williamsburg’s historic buildings in the snow: Watch our webcams.

And it’s never too cold for a day at the spa or a meal at a historic tavern. Who knows, you may run into interpreter Dennis Watson, pictured above, who rode his horse through snowy Revolutionary City streets today.

For more information, read our list of the top seven things to do around the historic area — even in cold weather.

— Claire Weaver


  1. Rhonda Blakeney says

    Great news! I would love to see Colonial Williamsburg in the snow. I enjoy touring historic homes in all weathers.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *