Things to Do in Williamsburg, VA for February 2023

Take a trip to the historic city of Williamsburg, VA for an awesome February getaway. Whether you want to take a family vacation or celebrate Valentine's Day with your special someone, Williamsburg is a host to some marvelous attractions, activities, and more. Book a pre-packaged vacation or check out a multitude of hotels to complete your itinerary to this historic place. 

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Feb 1, 2023 to Feb 28, 2023
Jamestown Settlement
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February is a good time of year to step back into the 17th century and see first-hand how the original Virginia settlers lived when they first came to America. There are many things to see when visiting the Jamestown Settlement. Step a upon the three replica ships that brought the new settlers to Virginia. Get s close up on what it was like to sleep on the ships, and see where the passengers spent most of their time. After seeing the ships, feel free to explore the replica fort. While walking around the grounds, take a look through the homes, the church, the governor's house, and the other buildings. Make sure to try on some armor and play some games that children played in the 17th century. Next, explore the Powhatan Village and learn about village life and even try playing corncob darts. February is a perfect time to visit Williamsburg and learn about the early settlers.
Feb 1, 2023 to Feb 28, 2023
Colonial Williamsburg
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Colonial Williamsburg is an outdoor living history museum where guests can view how life was like in the Colonial period. Guests can see how women made their own clothes by sewing them together and see how the food was prepared. There are also demonstrations by the men as they show guests what would happen during some of the battles. The actors dress in period clothing so that guests can get a true view of what people would have worn. There are over 300 acres to explore and several tour options available depending on the events that guests want to see. A museum with artifacts is located on the property for guests to walk through. February is a good time during the year to visit as the planting season is usually getting started and winter chores for the animals and maintaining the houses are being performed in time for the warmer months during the year.
Feb 1, 2023 to Feb 28, 2023
Ripley's Believe It or Not! Museum Williamsburg
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Williamsburg, Virginia is home to the Ripley's Believe it or Not museum. This place is filled with oddities and unbelievable facts, lending way to the old saying "Truth is stranger than fiction." This is an incredible place to visit year-round but the month of February in particular allows a visit here to be a quirky and unorthodox way to spend Valentine's day weekend together. In fact, the museum may have soke interesting displays featuring interesting facts about couples or the month of February in general. Then there's the diverse candy shopninside the museum, allowing one to put together an incredible and unique set of candy for their significant other, adding yet another complimentary layer on Valentine's weekend. With Fevruary being a cold and snowy month, that could put one in the mood for winter based discoveries and facts the nuseum may feature or perhaps even a winter based 4D film the museum may show in its theater. Overall, there is something for everyone at the museum.
Feb 1, 2023 to Feb 28, 2023
American Revolution Museum at Yorktown
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Experience a museum that captures what it was like during the epic battle that led to the birth of a new nation. The American Revolution Museum located in Yorktown provides not only a glimpse at historic memorabilia of the era but actually has an interactive experience. Guests will have a chance to participate in actual reenactments of the battle. They will also learn more about the period leading up to the drafting of the Constitution, the document that would become the law of the land. A perfect way to teach kids the history of the United States and to help them understand how important this period of time was in founding the freedom we hold so dear. The tour takes about two hours time unless included with the Jameston Settlement tour, the combo would take about four hours but would truly cap off finding out about the struggles that took place at the beginning of what would ultimately become the United States of America.

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