Williamsburg is a mere 8 miles from Northampton, and its charm and scenery make it worth the short drive. The landmark Williamsburg General Store entices residents and tourists alike with the fragrance of fresh baked goods. Williamsburg residents often have a commitment to land preservation, education and community. The Meekins Library in the center of town is one of the major focal points of Williamsburg’s community life. With in-town services from groceries to gasoline, you will not need to go elsewhere–and living in Williamsburg, why would you want to?