THE DEVIL IS IN THE DETAILS
| WHEN: |
The Williamsburg Cemetery tour meets on Duke of Gloucester St in front of the Colonial Courthouse at 101 W Duke of Gloucester St, Williamsburg, VA 23185
| WHERE: |
WIlliamsburg Cemetery tours are held at 1:30pm and 3:30pm. We ask that you arrive 15 minutes early. Tours are held rain or shine.
| TICKETS: |
You must book online. If you’re having trouble booking online, you may call us at 757.598.1805. You can also buy tickets at Kilwins in cash for $17. Note-There is an additional $2 charge to buy in person.
| PARKING: |
There are several parking lots and street parking available in the area around Kimball Theater. In the event that you cannot find parking, you may use the Prince George Parking Garage for $1/hr.
| PRICE: |
$15 for adults and $10 for children under 12. Kids under 6 are free.s are held in the afternoons, at 1:30pm and 3:30pm, for $15 for adults and $10 for children under 12.
While you may attend this tour for the creepy factor, you will depart with something you didn’t expect. There are four different kinds of cemeteries we will be visiting.
|Town cemeteries: |
which reflect community history and culture;
| FAMILY HOMESTEAD: |
burial places for a single family or sometimes intermarried families
| Garden Graveyards: |
that double as a place for rest and recreation;
| Grouped Burials: |
which follow a distinct cultural tradition.
Each cemetery mirrors the different communities and history of Williamsburg. Here in Williamsburg, you’ll see the reflection of ties to family, ties to the church, pride in heritage and a community very familiar with loss.