History is the core of the community. Colonial Williamsburg is America’s premier outdoor history museum, with 88 restored buildings spanning 300 acres. The College of William & Mary is the second oldest university in America and offers plays and musical performances on campus. The Williamsburg Players offer drama and comedy plays all year round. Williamsburg Regional Library has two branches with 300,000 print items and 44,000 videos and musical CDs. The John D. Rockefeller Library at Colonial Williamsburg houses America’s most extensive collection of information on colonial Virginia. Jamestown Settlement and Historic Jamestowne trace our founding from 1607. Yorktown Victory Center and the Colonial National Historical Park at Yorktown herald America’s victory over the British in 1781.
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