Holiday festivities in Jamestown Settlement's re-created fort.

A Colonial Christmas

Jamestown Settlement
2110 Jamestown Road
Williamsburg, VA 23185
United States 2110 Jamestown Road Williamsburg 23185


  • Adult Combination Ticket with American Revolution Museum at Yorktown: $23.00
  • Adults: $17.00
  • Parking: $Free
  • Under age 6: $Free
  • Youth (ages 6-12): $8.00
  • Youth Combination Ticket with American Revolution Museum at Yorktown: $12.00

Experience centuries-old holiday traditions and, December 23-31, festivities featuring period musical entertainment and appearances at Jamestown Settlement by the Lord of Misrule.

A Jamestown Settlement holiday film and interpretive programs compare and contrast English Christmas customs of the period with how the season may have been observed in the difficult early years of the Jamestown colony. At American Revolution Museum at Yorktown, hear accounts of Christmas and winter in Revolutionary War encampment and glimpse holiday preparations on a Revolution-era farm.

Visitors can enjoy a variety of 17th- and 18th-century holiday music December 23-31, including traditional music by David Gardner on fiddle and Barry and Lynn Trott on mandolin, guitar, flute and viola da gamba.  Learn more at 

Free parking. Tickets and packages are available with other Williamsburg attractions. Visit the gift shops and dine in cafes. Closed Christmas and New Year's Day.