Who know who came up with the concept of a pioneer villiage in full operation for tourists to experience on a first hand basis. Children learn about history from books old movies photos but waht a better way then to experience the Williamburg Pioneer Village. It will take you all day to walk around talk with the towns people and artisans. Yes the furniture candles, rugs, silver clothing are not only handmade but authentic in their designs as well. Want to see how the other half lived how the USA became one of the greatest nations on the earth then visit Williamsburg Virginia.