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George Wythe House

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Very nice property. The tour is self-guided but there are 2 period interpreters on hand to answer... read more

Reviewed 5 January 2019
Scott H
Absolute Favorite of Williamsburg!

Go back in time and walk through the most original 18th century home of Williamsburg. Of all places... read more

Reviewed 23 December 2018
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Reviewed 13 February 2019

My average rating is not to be seen as negative in any way. If you are a history lover, you will truly enjoy this tour. The average tourist may find it a bit dry and hum drum. However, I don't even after more than one...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 7 January 2019

Our guide was informative and kind. We learned a great deal about Wythe and his influence in Williamsburg. We enjoyed our time in this authentic mid century home.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 5 January 2019

Very nice property. The tour is self-guided but there are 2 period interpreters on hand to answer any questions.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Scott H
Reviewed 23 December 2018 via mobile

Go back in time and walk through the most original 18th century home of Williamsburg. Of all places this house was our absolute favorite! This home is full of stories and history with having the most original, including the stair banister. Walk in the same...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 18 December 2018

We visited during December 2018. The yard and outbuildings were very interesting to visit and see the crafts being done there. The home was well decorated and the furnishings were very interesting. If you are a history nut like us, this is a great place...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Dennis B
Reviewed 15 December 2018

Beautiful home and grounds, self guided tour with colonial dressed guides to explain things as you wonder the house and grounds. The gardens are beautiful. Worth visiting.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Ross T
Reviewed 10 December 2018

Like everything else in and around Colonial Williamsburg, this beautiful old house is rich with history. Be sure to visit and take yourself on the tour of the rooms. See how the gentry lived in 1776. Even by today's standards, it is a beautiful home.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Kay T
Reviewed 8 December 2018

The Wythe House is more or less a self guided tour. There are people there who will answer questions but you can take your time visiting it. You cannot help but think that you are stepping into the same house where George Wythe and Thomas...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank post203
Reviewed 30 November 2018

Walk in the footsteps of the Patriots! See how our forefathers lived. As with all the restored homes, businesses, and seats of government in Colonial Williamsburg, this residence is a feast of living history.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank RickM925
Reviewed 20 November 2018

Had a visit with Lafayette in the drawing room. Everyone was wonderful sharing their sense of history.

Date of experience: November 2018
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The Wythe House is part of Colonial Williamsburg, so the admission is within the ticket price for Colonial Williamsburg as a whole -- not a separate admission fee or available alone. Location is right behind Bruton Parish... More
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