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About Our Theme Park

Thrills and nature intersect at our park and provide a hidden adventure for all ages.

Busch Gardens ® in Williamsburg, Virginia is the world’s most beautiful theme park, as voted year after year since 1990. Our theme is classic Europe with artfully landscaped villages, like the Parisian streets of France, the hamlets of Scotland and the Oktoberfest celebrations of Germany. In all, we have nine villages centered around six countries for you to explore.

Fun is always in season with special events throughout the year.

A Reason for Every Season

Come see our popular seasonal events and watch as the park transforms to bring you new experiences each year.
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    Food & Wine Festival

    Explore tastes from around the world with food offerings not normally available in the park.

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    Bier Fest

    Toast to the end of summer with a variety of craft beers from around the globe.

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    Enjoy spine-chilling fun when the park transforms brings the spirit of Halloween to life.

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    Christmas Town™

    Bask in the warmth of more than eight million lights this winter.

  • We are a park for kids, packed with fun activities for kids to do. We have over 40 KIDsiderate ® (our word for kid-friendly) attractions and rides here at Busch Gardens. Sesame Street ® Forest of Fun ™ and Land of the Dragons ® offer plenty of places for kids to explore. Where else can they sing with Elmo, feed a lorikeet and ride between mom and dad on a thrilling kid coaster?

  • Meet our Animal Ambassadors at Busch Gardens

    Meet Our Animals

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  • Giving back to our community

    Community Outreach

  • We are nestled near the banks of the James River in Williamsburg, Virginia, which is the perfect place for a family vacation. Surrounded by the Historic Triangle of Colonial Williamsburg, Yorktown and Jamestown, we’re only an hour away from Virginia Beach and Richmond. From farm-to-table dining to activities by the water, this destination has something for everyone.

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    Hotel Packages

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  • Plan your next vacation to Williamsburg, Virginia

    Plan Your Trip

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