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We are a scouting family who will be visiting for the first time (kids at least) this summer. I am super interested in what types of things they did for Scout Day and that your tour guide included for both a cub and boy scout. Thanks for posting!more »


Here's the schedule for the day: 10:00am -10:45am First garden tour-Peggy Cornett, Curator of Plants at Monticello 11:00am - 12:30pm Ira Wallace talk-“How to Grow Thomas Jefferson’s Most Unusual Vegetables” 11:00am - 1:00pm SALT lunch onsite 12:30pm Ira Wallace book...more »


Hi Jennifer, thanks for your question. We are mailing out announcements this week (4/1), so watch your mailbox. We are so grateful to all the talented teachers who applied!more »


What role besides selling his library did Jefferson have with the Library of Congress. Was it his idea, and if so where can it be found, that the copyright seekers had to present the Library of Congress with copies of their publications? Thank youmore »

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