Duke of Gloucester Street

Duke of Gloucester Street
Duke of Gloucester Street
Duke of Gloucester Street

America’s Most Historic Avenue

Walk down the principal street of Williamsburg and immerse yourself in the sights, sounds, and smells of what Franklin D. Roosevelt described as “the most historic avenue in all America.”

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Schedule of
Operation:
Public street closed to motor vehicles between 8 a.m. and 10 p.m.
Ticket Required?

No
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Upcoming Events on Duke of Gloucester Street Events

Dec 24
5:00 PM
Firing of the Christmas Guns
In the 18th century, Virginians fired guns to celebrate the Christmas season and other events. Join us on Duke of Gloucester street for a re-creation.
Feb 25
1:00 PM
Fifes and Drums March
The Colonial Williamsburg Fifes and Drums represent Revolutionary War field musicians. Hear the stirring sounds and follow as they march down Duke of Gloucester Street from the Capitol to Palace Green.
Mar 4
1:00 PM
Fifes and Drums March
The Colonial Williamsburg Fifes and Drums represent Revolutionary War field musicians. Hear the stirring sounds and follow as they march down Duke of Gloucester Street from the Capitol to Palace Green.
Mar 11
1:00 PM
Fifes and Drums March
The Colonial Williamsburg Fifes and Drums represent Revolutionary War field musicians. Hear the stirring sounds and follow as they march down Duke of Gloucester Street from the Capitol to Palace Green.