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College of William & Mary, Williamsburg
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Familiarize yourself with one of the country's most historically important educational institutions, College of William & Mary. Founded in 1693, the university is the second oldest in the United States and has educated four of the country's presidents, including Thomas Jefferson. Tour the Sir Christopher Wren building, which holds the title of the oldest college building in the United States, and view the small chapel located inside. Admire the old architecture and rolling hills of campus, and imagine what life was like during Colonial Williamsburg. If you're brave enough, go on a guided Ghost Tour to hear campus legends and spooky tales. Many seminars remain open to the public, so find one to sit in on if you thirst for knowledge. For College of William & Mary and beyond, use our Williamsburg vacation builder to get the most from your Williamsburg vacation.
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  • Nice clean campus, very good walk to see one of America's oldest colleges. Nice to walk where fore fathers walked. 
  • We walked the campus which is located next to the Williamsburg Market Square. Wonderful way to walk off a lunch or dinner. The campus is beautiful and the walking is easy. One can just imagine a young...  more »
  • We enjoyed driving through campus and see all the improvements and changes. The new stadium is quite impressive!