Wednesday, June 12, 2024

Summer Fun Without the Burn; Indoor Activities in the Historic Triangle


HISTORIC TRIANGLE — Looking for things to do to beat the heat or hide from the rain? WYDaily has compiled a list of indoor places to consider visiting for some family fun.

Try your skills at Axe Republic in New Town.

Enjoy the illusions of The Wagsters Magic Theatre

(Wagsters Magic Theatre)

Family entertainment abounds at The Bounce House 

Try bowling at Bowelro in Williamsburg or AMF York Lanes

Marvel at hundreds of rare and unusual artifacts in Ripley’s Believe It or Not!

Shoot some pool at Corner Pocket.

Drop in and hang out at Williamsburg Indoor Sports Complex.

Dream Machine VR and New World VR both offer a fun modern gaming experience through VR.

Laugh and solve puzzles while experiencing Colonial Escape Room.

Cool off and go ice skating at Chilled Ponds

Play-a-Round Family Fun Center has laser tag and an arcade in York County.

Want to keep your swing in practice? Revolution Golf & Grill has you covered with its high-definition simulator bays for your golf, games, and footgolf needs.

Local Museums:

(The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation)

American Revolution Museum at Yorktown tells the story of the nations founding.

More than 300 local artists are featured and displayed at the Gallery at Yorktown

Jamestown Settlement features both indoor and outdoor opportunities to learn about life in America’s first settlement.

Jamestown Glasshouse is part of the Colonial National Park and visitors can watch 17th century glassblowing techniques.

The Art Museums of Colonial Williamsburg include both the DeWitt Wallace Decorative Arts Museum and the Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Folk Art Museum under the same roof.

Virginia Musical Museum featuring memorabilia and history from Virginia artists

Waterman’s Museum is a must “sea” in historic Yorktown.

Local Escape Rooms:

Want to test your teamwork and puzzle-solving skills? Try out one of the multiple escape rooms here in the historic triangle.

Room Escape Williamsburg

Colonial Escape Room

Operation Escape — Bulifants and McLaws

Local Movie Theaters:

For those who want to catch the latest from Hollywood, the local movie theaters are ready to deliver.

Movie Tavern

Regal New Town

Did we miss your favorite indoor activity? Let us know so we can add it to the list!

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