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Busch Gardens Williamsburg

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Open Now: 14:00 - 21:00
Open today: 14:00 - 21:00
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Great Time!

We visited for both Hallow Scream and Christmas Town this year. Previously we hadn’t been there... read more

Reviewed yesterday
GreatDaneMomUSA
Great place for Christmas-time getaways.

Went to Busch Gardens for one of the Christmas Town themed weekends (I've been previously for the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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Closed until March 2019 --- Take your family to a place where fun comes naturally, Williamsburg, Virginia, home to Busch Gardens® and Water Country USA. Challenge one of Busch Gardens’ seven world-class coasters or discover family fun playing at...more
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1 Busch Gardens Boulevard, Williamsburg, VA 23185-5664
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Reviewed yesterday

We visited for both Hallow Scream and Christmas Town this year. Previously we hadn’t been there for twenty years, spending the interim trips with Disney. We were honestly delighted with Busch Gardens and how far they’ve come over the years. The park was beautiful with...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank GreatDaneMomUSA
Reviewed 2 days ago

Went to Busch Gardens for one of the Christmas Town themed weekends (I've been previously for the Halloween themed weeked as well as during normal non-themed weekends). Park was set up and decorated beautifully to get you into the Christmas spirit. Also really enjoyed the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank James T
Reviewed 4 days ago

Was not too sure about the entry fee for a night time visit to this or any park, never been so wrong, the lights on the bushes the trees made this the highlight of a december visit to Va, my special needs foster sons were...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Patrick M
BGWGuestRelations, Guest Correspondence at Busch Gardens Williamsburg, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hello Patrick, Thank you for visiting Christmas Town! It's great to hear your family enjoyed our decorations. We look forward to seeing you again during our 2019 operating season. Best, Kimberly Busch Gardens Williamsburg Guest Correspondence

Reviewed 5 days ago

Took the family to Busch Gardens for Spring Break. What a fabulous time. There was something there for everyone . The rides, the sights and the food were amazing!

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Tara L
BGWGuestRelations, Guest Correspondence at Busch Gardens Williamsburg, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hello Tara, We appreciate you visiting the park! Thank you for leaving a review. We hope to see your again during our 2019 season! Best, Kimberly Busch Gardens Williamsburg Guest Correspondence

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Such a fantastic place to tale for family vacation. They have everything great rides, great shows , great food we spent 3 full days just at the park and than went to Colonial Williamsburg. There’s always park ticket deals too . I would definitely recommend...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank ames3480
BGWGuestRelations, Guest Correspondence at Busch Gardens Williamsburg, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hello, Thanks for taking the time to leave a review. It's great to hear you enjoyed our rides, shows and restaurants. We look forward to seeing you again during our 2019 season! Best, Kimberly Busch Gardens Williamsburg Guest Correspondence

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Beautiful Christmas decorations with tons of activities for family with kids. Great place to spend family time. The only dowside is that the park was too crowded during holidays time. There was always a line for rides, shows and restaurants. I would recommend to plan...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank huyendao1805
BGWGuestRelations, Guest Correspondence at Busch Gardens Williamsburg, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hello Terry, Thank you for leaving a review. We appreciate you and your family visiting Christmas Town. We're excited to hear everyone enjoyed their time in the park. We look forward to seeing you again during our 2019 season! Best, Kimberly Busch Gardens Williamsburg Guest...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

On our visit to Williamsburg, we had the Holiday Bounce package. On the Thursday evening after Christmas, my husband and I visited Christmas Town at Busch Gardens. The displays were incredibly beautiful with something for the youngest to the oldest. We traveled by shuttle from...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Nan T
BGWGuestRelations, Guest Correspondence at Busch Gardens Williamsburg, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hello Nan, Thank you for leaving a review. Should you want to reach out to us further about your experience please send us an email along with your contact information to BGW.GuestRelations@buschgardens.com. Best, Kimberly Busch Gardens Williamsburg Guest Correspondence

Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a complete transformation of an amusement park during the spring/summer/fall season to a winter bonanza. They completely changed the park to a wintertime dynasty. There was Christmas decorations everywhere, 100,000's of light, icicles, and décor through out the park. There were ice rinks...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank DannyWasserman
BGWGuestRelations, Guest Correspondence at Busch Gardens Williamsburg, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hello Danny, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. It's great to hear you enjoyed our decorations and shows! We look forward to seeing you again during our 2019 season. Best, Kimberly Busch Gardens Williamsburg Guest Correspondence

Reviewed 1 week ago

The best experience at Christmas Town was the show in Ireland called "Gloria". It was just amazing. We got goosebumps from the gentleman that was the lead singer in the show.

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank ibeasavage
BGWGuestRelations, Guest Correspondence at Busch Gardens Williamsburg, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. Gloria is definitely not to be missed! We look forward to seeing you again next season! Best, Kimberly Busch Gardens Williamsburg Guest Correspondence

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Overall, pretty poor experience. Drove there with the family a few days before Christmas for the Christmas Town experience. New to the area, this was one of our first family outings and being Christmas time, everyone was excited. Being the weekend before Christmas I expected...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Tim W
BGWGuestRelations, Guest Correspondence at Busch Gardens Williamsburg, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Tim, Thank you for taking the time to provide feedback about your experience at the park. We would like to hear a little more about it. Please send us an email along with your contact information and a copy of your review to BGW.GuestRelations@buschgardens.com....More

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Bev M
15 December 2018|
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Response from Princessnice | Reviewed this property |
There’s no rain policy unless the park closes. It seems as though it will rain on and off from now until Christmas. Happy Holidays.
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NCHappyTraveler777
14 December 2018|
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Response from Jerri N | Reviewed this property |
I think it's right after you get off the tram and head into the park
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Edwina P
5 December 2018|
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Response from Hospitality67 | Reviewed this property |
That I do not know. If you google Busch Gardens toll free number they should be able to answer that. I would surely think so.
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