Williamsburg Activities for Kids at Any Age

Williamsburg, Virginia was recently named one of the best spots in Virginia to take kids on vacation! When visiting Williamsburg, you’ll be surrounded by a ton of family-friendly activities that entertain a wide range of ages, from kids under 5 to hard-to-please teenagers. Explore racing roller coastershistoric exhibits, and so much more! Plus, you’ll be doing what all parents desire most—creating lasting memories with the ones you love.

Check out our fun-filled guide below for the perfect activity any age:

Kids Under 5

Busch Gardens

Fun is always in season at Busch Gardens! Pick from many attractions perfect for kids under 5. Check out a musical show like Elmo Rocks, the Sesame Street Forest of Fun, and their amazing animal tours loved by families of all sizes.

Ages 5-10

Jamestown Settlement 

Jamestown is the perfect destination for the grade schooler in your life seeking adventure. Climb aboard stunning recreations of the three ships that brought America’s first permanent English colonists to Virginia, explore the Powhatan way of life in the historically accurate reconstructed village, and watch 17th-century Virginia come to life with dramatic films.

Ages 11-13 

Go Ape! Treetop Adventure and Treetop Junior

The whole family can enjoy treetop fun at this park featuring five action-packed treetop obstacle course sections! Get ready for Tarzan swings and breathtaking zip lines during this totally unique outdoor experience.

 

Ages 14+ 

Busch Gardens

Busch Gardens boasts tons of thrills perfect for the teen in your family: fast coasters, summer concerts, and of course, tasty summer fare. Make sure to check out the park’s newest wooden roller coaster, the InvadR.

King’s Creek Plantation is kid-friendly too! With resort amenities like our outdoor poolskids activities, and an aquatic center featuring basketball, tennis, horseshoes, putt-putt and more, there are always memories to be made. For accommodations, our spacious Townes and luxurious Estates options are both excellent options with multi-bedroom designs perfect for families with children.

No matter what their age, your kids are sure to remember Williamsburg as the best summer vacation adventure they’ve ever had!