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School & Youth Group
Ticket & Reservation Information

School & Youth Group Policies & Reservation Information

Reservations are required for all School & Youth Group Tours and Evening Programs.
Call 1-800-228-8878 Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. (ET),
email [email protected],
or complete our Group Reservation Form

All School & Youth Group tour rates are per person. Group tour rates do not apply to any other Colonial Williamsburg ticket.

Deposit Policies

  • School & Youth Group Guided Tours - $50 deposit per interpreter, ( 2 adults must accompany each Interpreter)
  • Evening Program(s) - $200 deposit per program, (1 adult must accompany every 10 students)

Admission Tickets/ Evening Programs:

To qualify for group tour rates, groups must have at least 15 students. Due to building limitations, no more than 26 people are admitted at one time. Colonial Williamsburg requires at least two adults per group of 26 and includes one complimentary adult ticket with the purchase of every 10 student tickets. Evening Programs are based on availability. In order to book each group must book the minimum numbers required, 1 adult must accompany every 10 students and no comps for night events.

  • Deposits are required within 14 days of receipt of confirmation. The deposit will be applied to your bill at the time of payment.
  •  The deposit is fully refundable if written cancellation is received 7 business days prior to arrival.
  • Services will be billed in full if written cancellation is not received 7 business days in advance of programs.
  • If the deposit is not received by the required date, all reservations will be canceled.

Final Numbers/ Changes/ Cancellations:

  • Admission Tickets / Evening Program changes / cancellations for the guaranteed final number of attendees will be accepted up to 7 full business days prior to the group's arrival date, Monday through Friday 8:00AM - 5:00PM.
  • If a changes or a complete cancellation is received in less than 7 business days of the arrival date, the group will forfeit their deposit.
  • All cancellations must be received in the School & Group department for admission tickets and evening programs.

Evening Program Contact - After Hours:

On-Site Evening Program manager cell number is 757-880-2831. Secondary Numbery number is 757-229-1000 ext. 2213 or 2219. Please feel free to contact our after-hour numbers from 5:00pm - 10:00pm should you need assistance with direction to an evening program location, running late, or not able to make the program.

The after-hours number does not permit changes/cancellations on a reservation. All changes/updates must be made at the Group Arrivals Building.

For more information, call 1-800-228-8878 or email [email protected]

Your Tour, Your Choice!

Choose from a Customized Guided Tour with Interactive Activities led by professional educators or choose to explore on your own with our Self-guided Tour option.

Customized Guided Tour
with Interactive Activities

$14.00 Youth
$26.00 Adults

This single-day group ticket provides a three-hour customized guided tour, interactive activities, and admission to the exhibition buildings, trade shops, and homes of the Revolutionary City. It does not include admission to the Governor’s Palace or the museums (Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Folk Art Museum, DeWitt Wallace Decorative Arts Museum, and Bassett Hall).

View slideshow of interactive activities

Customized Guided Tour PLUS
with Interactive Activities

$20.00 Youth
$29.00 Adults

This single-day group ticket provides a three-hour guided tour, interactive activities, and admission to the exhibition buildings, trade shops, and homes of the Revolutionary City. PLUS, it includes the opportunity for your group, on its own, to be admitted to the Governor’s Palace and the museums (Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Folk Art Museum, DeWitt Wallace Decorative Arts Museum, and Bassett Hall).

View slideshow of interactive activities


Self-Guided Tours

One-day Self-guided Tour

$12.00 Youth
$24.00 Adults

This single-day group ticket provides admission to the exhibition buildings, trade shops, and homes of the Revolutionary City. It does not include admission to the Governor’s Palace or the museums (Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Folk Art Museum, DeWitt Wallace Decorative Arts Museum, and Bassett Hall).

One-day Self-guided Tour PLUS

$18.00 Youth
$27.00 Adults

This single-day group ticket provides admission to the exhibition buildings, trade shops, and homes of the Revolutionary City. PLUS, it includes the opportunity for your group, on its own, to be admitted to the Governor’s Palace and the museums (Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Folk Art Museum, DeWitt Wallace Decorative Arts Museum, and Bassett Hall).

Length of Stay Tour

3-Hours, Guides for multiple days - $42.00 Youth / $49.00 Adult
Self-Guided Tour - $33.00 Youth / Adult $42.00

This five day consecutive group ticket provides admission to the exhibition buildings, trade shops, and homes of the Historic Area. PLUS, it includes the opportunity for your group, on its own or with a guide to be admitted to the Governor's Palace and the museums (Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Folk Art Museum, DeWitt Wallace Decorative Arts Museum, and Bassett Hall). Includes 3hr guide each day, on request.

Wheelchairs may be rented at the Visitor Center. Please call 1-800-228-8878 for details.

Programs and prices are subject to change without notice  

For more information, call 1-800-228-8878 or email [email protected]

Pricing effective from January 1 - December 31, 2019.



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