Colonial Williamsburg

Unique Field Trip Destinations in the US

November 3, 2015

Field trips are a bright spot for students and teachers alike. Students get to take a break from their normal studies, and teachers are able to find new ways of educating their pupils. But not all field trips are created equal – every year [...]

14 Student-friendly Activities for Travelers in Virginia

June 18, 2015

What do rich farmland, interactive museums, famous presidents and amusement parks all have in common? They can all be found in the great state of Virginia. It is a premier location for student groups looking for fun and educational activities. From [...]

Getting Involved in Colonial Williamsburg, Virginia

March 1, 2014

Visiting historical sites and museums is great; students can connect with the past in a much more vibrant way when they’ve been to the places they study. But as much as we love these locations, they have one sizeable drawback: at best, your group [...]

History Comes Alive in Colonial Williamsburg

April 2, 2013

Touring Colonial Williamsburg is a great way to connect with America’s past. Part interactive drama, part open-air museum and part historical re-creation, this area is a perennial favorite with everyone from school groups to vacationing families. [...]

Immerse Your Students in 18th-Century History

April 2, 2012

Imagine taking your student group on a trip back in time. Not only to stroll past historic buildings, but to become immersed in history by engaging and interacting with real people portraying people of the past and teaching history through the [...]

Colonial Williamsburg’s Immersive and Engaging History

October 6, 2011

Imagine taking your student group on a trip back in time. Not only to stroll past historic buildings, but to become immerged in CC by engaging and interacting with real-live people portraying people of the past, and teaching history through the [...]

Discovering History in Colonial Williamsburg

September 6, 2011

Colonial Williamsburg is located around 10 miles away from Historic Jamestown and together they make the ultimate destination for anybody interested in American history. One visit to these two destinations will stimulate the mind of almost anybody, [...]