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Williamsburg Highlighted by NBC Today Travel

NBC Today picks 15 top spots for family travel and must sees for kids before they turn 15 years old. Their new and improved 2011 lineup takes that challenge even further, by highlighting how our country’s top sights cater to … Continue reading

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Brick Kiln Refired in Colonial Williamsburg

Brickmakers at Colonial Williamsburg re-ignited their brick kiln Wednesday,  the Historic Area’s second kiln burn of the year. The kiln fires require stoking for five days to push the kiln’s internal temperatures to nearly 2,000 degrees Fahrenheit. All of the … Continue reading

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Williamsburg Launches Mobile Website

Smartphone users visiting the Historic Triangle now have quick access to information for everything from restaurants and attractions to current events and services like auto repair, banks and healthcare facilities as the Greater Williamsburg Chamber & Tourism Alliance introduces its … Continue reading

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Colonial Williamburg Foundation Aquires British Military Flag

The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation has acquired a British military flag that served as the King’s Color for the 96th Regiment of Foot during the era of the French & Indian War. Measuring 5 1/2 feet by 6 1/2 feet, the silk … Continue reading

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The Original Williamburg Outlet Getting a Facelift

A new chapter in the 72 year history of the Williamsburg Pottery and its partnership with the Community is about to begin. Kim Maloney, President of the Pottery, is committed to continuing the legacy of her late husband, Jimmy Maloney, … Continue reading

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