Join Our Hands-on History Lesson
Participate in a variety of hands-on experiences throughout the Revolutionary City. Discover what it was like to grow up during the 18th century. Learn about the arts and mysteries of a trade. Start a conversation with a citizen of the town. Or, go on a quest to save the Revolution and find out how to crack the codes that spies used. You can even drop by the Art Museums and create a work of art to take home.
Join our special programming for homeschoolers, which takes place for several weeks of each year. Groups or individuals are welcome.
For ticket information, please contact the School and Youth Group Sales office at 1-800-280-8039. Download the Ticket Order Form.
March 15–16, 2014
Meet Up with History
Join us this spring to engage in hands-on activities, participate in special programs at the museums, and mingle with residents of the 18th-century. Enjoy a weekend filled with programming tailored specifically to homeschooling families.
To begin this special weekend event just for Homeschoolers, attend one of three Spring Homeschooler Kickoff experiences (30 minutes long) at the Visitor Center—10:00 a.m., 10:45 a.m. or 11:30 a.m.
You will learn how to become an inhabitant of the town, to interact with people you will meet, to find your way about the Revolutionary City and what you might want to see, do and even wear.
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Fall Homeschool Days:
September 6–21, 2014
Calling all undercover agents—RevQuest: Save the Revolution!, the interactive and on-site spy game, allows you to decide our nation’s fate. Dive into the world of intrigue and espionage and sharpen your spy skills. Begin your Quest online, and then pick up your top secret Set of Orders at the Colonial Williamsburg Regional Visitor Center and the game is afoot!
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Visiting another time?
Colonial Williamsburg offers exclusive pricing for homeschoolers year-round on programs and a wide variety of books, DVDs, and teaching resources. To plan a trip or make reservations, call 1-800-280-8039.
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