Step Into the Past With Williamsburg VA Walking Tours
Williamsburg Walking Tours offers themed tours of historic Williamsburg, Virginia – including historic tours, ghost tours, African American history tours, and seasonally offered Christmas tours. We have decades of experience and an endless collection of local stories spanning three centuries of the history of this historic town.
- Ghostly Tales
A fun tour for the whole family! This lantern-lit evening tour will captivate you with legends and tales of ghostly apparitions throughout the town. Established as the capital of Virginia in 1699, Williamsburg is brimming with “Ghostly Tales!” (Tour time: approx. 1 hour)
- Walk About History
Join us for a casual stroll along Duke of Gloucester Street, referred to by FDR as “the most historic avenue in America,” and adjacent streets as your guide highlights some of the 300 year old town’s many historic sites. (Tour time: approx. 1 1/2 hours.)
- African American History in Williamsburg
Slaves to freedmen, craftsmen to businessmen, African Americans comprised half of the city’s population in the 18th century. Join us for an exploration of Williamsburg’s only tour of the Black experience. (Tour time 1 1/2 hours.)
- Christmas Past and Present
Offered seasonally from late November through the first week of January. Learn how Christmas in Williamsburg was celebrated from the 18th century to today while you take in the beauty and inventiveness of the colonial holiday decorations. (Tour time: 60-75 min.)
Tours depart from various locations in the Historic area. Click the Find A Tour box in the upper left for tour dates and times.