Tickets, which are required to enter buildings and to ride the shuttle, are available at the Colonial Williamsburg Visitor Center, the Greenhow Lumber House ticket office on Duke of Gloucester Street and at the Merchants Square Information Station. Single-day Ticket $40.99; $20.49 (ages 6-12). Multiday Ticket (valid for 3 days through the end of the year) $50.99; $25.49 (ages 6-12). Sampler Ticket (admission to two trade shops, one family home and the Public Gaol) $25.99; $12.49 (ages 6-12). Art Museum Single-day Ticket $12.99; $6.49 (ages 6-12). Discounted tickets are available in advance at participating AAA offices.
Most historic area buildings open daily 9-5. Museums and The Public Hospital open daily at 10. Museums close at 7 p.m. on Fri. and Sat. Various performances depicting aspects of Colonial life take place daily throughout the historic area. Phone ahead to confirm schedule.