Carriage Ride in Colonial Williamsburg, Virginia
In Colonial Williamsburg, a historic Christmas isn't about one afternoon of tours -- it's an all-encompassing experience full of old-time wonder. Don your best 18th-century dress (or modern black-tie attire, if you prefer) to attend Lady Dunmore's Ball in the historic Governor's Palace, or enjoy a walking tour of Colonial Williamsburg's historic buildings and streets dressed in their period-appropriate holiday finery. Learn about how early Americans decorated their homes for the holidays, made delicious desserts and enjoyed candlelit puppet shows, all while immersing yourself in a full historic holiday experience. Photo courtesy of ColonialWilliamsburg.com.