Williamsburg, Virginia for Babies
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- At a Glance
The historic triangle of Virginia towns is perhaps one of the most rich vacation experiences for the American family, packed with history, culture, and outdoor fun that truly transports kids back in time for a firsthand experience of early settlers and colonial American life. Donning a three-pointed hat or a mob cap, children will become fully engaged with the interpreters of Williamsburg's historic district, gladly jumping into everyday chores, imagining life on the brink of revolution, and escaping into the simple games of the time. A visit to the battlefield at Yorktown is the chance to imagine Cornwallis' surrender to Washington, while the Indian village and excellent museum at the Jamestown Settlement reveal the stories behind the first English contact in Virginia. Virginia's historic triangle should top every family's list of must-visit destinations.
Suggested Trip Plan for Babies
- Day 1
- Day 2
- Day 3
The real deal, Historic Jamestowne is the actual site of the English settlement, and while not as shiny and interactive as Jamestown Settlement, it is still a must-see. The history on this little piece of land is astounding...
Kids may not have been alive during the 50s and 60s, but the midcentury surfing theme still adds to their refreshing fun at Water Country; they'll even be singing along to the songs blasting out of the speakers by day's end. Super-fast water...
Just a few minutes' drive from all three of the historic towns, Kingsmill is a treat for active families, with tennis, golf, and a spa for soothing tired muscles; paddle boats and kayaks for watery exploration on the James River; and a playground...
Hotel / Motel
Simply put, this is kids' hotel Nirvana. The lodge-like Great Wolf features a massive indoor water park with slides, a surf simulator, and more; animated creatures entertain throughout the lobby, while rooms feature family-friendly camping and cabin...
This hotel is a mile from Colonial Williamsburg and an outlet mall and 6 miles from the Jamestown Settlement and Busch Gardens. America's Best Inn...
Swimming pool - indoor
Suitable for children
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A Treasure Trove of History and All-American FunA Family Vacation in Williamsburg, VA with Babies
1.Busch Gardens EuropeBusch Gardens Europe
One Busch Gardens Boulevard
2.Ghosts of Williamsburg Candlelight TourGhosts of Williamsburg Candlelight Tour
Meets at 345 West Duke of Gloucester Street
Colonial Williamsburg , 23185
3.Historic JamestowneHistoric Jamestowne
1368 Colonial Parkway
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