Things to Do in Williamsburg in October 2022

Williamsburg, VA is a historic place that is brimming with activities and things to do year-round. However, October is particularly special. Watch the gorgeous colors begin to change in the leaves as you explore historic sites, take tours of the area, and learn all about the history of this interesting area. There are also plenty of hotels available in the area to complete your vacationing experience.

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Oct 1, 2022 to Oct 31, 2022
Ripley's Believe It or Not! Museum Williamsburg
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October is connotative as being a spooky month for Halloween and what better place to receive a thrill or chill than Ripley's believe it or not museum in Williamsburg? Packed full of creepy displays and facts to name a few, there is more than enough to send even the most hardcore Halloween enthusiast home with chills running down their spines! With a possible presentation of Halloween themed events, Ripley's Believe it or Not is hard to catch up to when it comes to creepy content. Despite all of the bizarre displays and artifacts one's mind wouldn't have even fathomed existing, there is something for all ages to partake in, so even if some things maybe a tad to scary for small kids there are alternative activities as well. Top off the thrill with a trip to the immersive 4D theater where a unique experience awaits filled with incredible sight, sounds and other things only a 4D theater can bring to the table.
Oct 1, 2022 to Oct 31, 2022
Jamestown Settlement
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Take a tour of one of the earliest settlements in United States history dating over a decade before even the Pilgrims settled in the new world. The Jamestown Settlement tour gives guests an opportunity to step back to the century of the 1600s and the first English Colony. See historical places of significance in vivid models that capture the true places of that time in history. Enter the fort to go into the various housing settlements, the Anglican Church, the governor's residence and so much more. If that isn't enough you can find out more about Pocahontas and her Native American tribe the Powhatans. Not only will you hear stories but see actual reenacts of the settlers themselves, and even take part in games such as corncob darts. A fun way to learn more about the history of the earliest settlers in this country while taking a trip to Williamsburg, Virginia.
Oct 1, 2022 to Oct 31, 2022
Colonial Williamsburg
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When people plan a vacation they usually look to do something unique and different, which will leave them with lasting memories. The trip to Colonial Williamsburg does just that. People will feel like they traveled back in time to the 18th century. As they tour this beautiful area they will see people dressed up as they did back then. They will see people performing some real trades like blacksmithing, shoemaking and silversmithing. Tourist can also visit some historic landmarks that include, The Rockefeller's Bassett Hall, The Great Hope Plantation, The Governor's Palace and The Peyton Randolph House. A great thing about this vacation is tourist can get an all day pass, a three day pass or a seven day pass which people seem to enjoy. All in all this is a great vacation for the family and the kids will have a chance to dress up in the clothes of the 18th century, which is pretty cool to most kids.
Oct 1, 2022 to Oct 29, 2022
Jamestown Sunset Cruise - Enjoy A Williamsburg Sunset
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The breeze is enough to stir up your locks and give you that fresh-out-of-the-bath smell. The sky above is cloudless, and the leaves on the trees are starting to turn from a crisp green to a golden orange. All signs point to a beautiful autumn evening. It’s the perfect time to embark on an evening cruise. Explore the city’s waterfront, take the beautiful vista, and snap some pictures of the city skyline as the sun sets over the water. That’s precisely what you and your sweetheart will get to experience during a Dunn’s Riverboat Sunset Cruise. You can enjoy a boat ride along the shores of Kingston, passing by the city’s most famous landmarks, including the National Stadium and Independence Park. You can also take in the beautiful vistas from a bird’s eye view on a helicopter ride over the James River. The best part is enjoying this fantastic experience with your loved one at an affordable price. You have to book a cruise early enough and watch as your romantic evening unfolds before your very eyes.

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