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The building is a quick see and has historical significance and interest, so I would recommend... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Dallas, Texas
Amazing organ here!

This old chapel is open to the public on the campus of William and Mary. Make sure you catch one of... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Karen G
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The building is a quick see and has historical significance and interest, so I would recommend stopping in and looking around. The day we went a young man (student) was there to talk with anyone who had questions; he was very pleasant. Recommended.

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This old chapel is open to the public on the campus of William and Mary. Make sure you catch one of the organ concerts to hear the old instrument played. It truly takes you back to Colonial times.

Thank Karen G
Reviewed September 6, 2018

The oldest college building in the US, and it is still in use today! Enriching experience. Must see. Very beautiful

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Reviewed August 25, 2018

You can feel all the history this building has witnessed, from Thomas Jefferson studying here or surviving the Civil War. It's the oldest college building in the US and it is still being used by students today.

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Reviewed July 16, 2018

As the oldest academic building in the United States this little bit of history is well maintained, still in use and a corner stone of an amazing university. To be standing in the same place that Thomas Jefferson went to learn is a very cool...More

Thank Hunter S
Reviewed June 19, 2018

Definitely worth seeing. Be sure to walk around old campus when visiting Colonial Williamsburg to walk the areas Jefferson would have walked.

Thank 757Marisa1111
Reviewed May 3, 2018

The Wren Building is the signature building of the College of William & Mary in Williamsburg. Along with the Brafferton and President's House, these buildings form the College's Ancient Campus. With a construction history dating to 1695, it is the oldest academic building in continuous...More

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Reviewed May 1, 2018

A great place to get a feel for all of Williamsburg's history, from Colonial times to today. The view from the Wren building to the Capitol is spectacular. Free!

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Reviewed March 8, 2018

We expected to walk into the Wren building but did not expect a wonderful tour full of information and entrance to many different rooms here. Our docent was very good at telling the stories and facts and answering questions. I have been here before but...More

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Reviewed March 5, 2018

Very interesting to learn of the transformation/renovations and changes to this building. I beleive one of the original buildings in Williamsburg

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