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Spend the day at Monticello and get an intimate look at Thomas Jefferson.

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New Monticello YouTube Channel

Videos on Monticello's 25th anniversary as World Heritage Site and a visit by Chef Alice Waters highlight the launch of our new YouTube Channel.

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The Other Monticellos

by Anna Berkes Some time ago, while rooting around in the archives (looking for something else, as usual), I came across a newspaper...More »
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Jefferson Today

Jefferson is almost always in the news. See what people are saying about him and what they're saying he said.

Monticello Classroom

Find resources on Thomas Jefferson's life at Monticello for classroom or home use.

Monticello Explorer

A virtual tour of the house with 3-D models, animations, and details on people, spaces, and places.

Exploring Monticello: A Guide for Young Learners

Tour Monticello with TJ's granddaughter Cornelia.

Thomas Jefferson Portal

Your gateway to information on Thomas Jefferson and his life, times, and legacy.