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Watch history come to life! Experience 18th-century America at Colonial Williamsburg, the nation’s largest living history museum. Visit Jamestown Settlement’s galleries, film and outdoor interpretive areas, and Historic Jamestowne, where John Smith and company established the first permanent English colony in the New World. Travel to Yorktown Battlefield, Yorktown Victory Center and Historic Yorktown to learn more about the Revolutionary War’s most decisive battle. This is America’s Historic Triangle, and there’s no better place to have fun exploring our nation’s rich history.

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Colonial Williamsburg

The nation’s largest living history museum, encompasses 301 acres including some 500 buildings, homes, stores and taverns reconstructed and restored to their 18th-century appearances; dozens of exhibition sites; tradesmen practicing 30 historic trades and domestic crafts; historical interpreters and character actors; and 90 acres of gardens and greens. The interactive, live-action drama Revolutionary City℠ is offered daily from mid-March to the holiday season.

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