The Café at Monticello, in the Thomas Jefferson Visitor Center, courtyard level, is a comfortable, convenient place to enjoy lunch, a snack or a beverage.
The menu includes sandwiches, salads, pastries, kid-friendly options, and hot and cold drinks. Groups can order box lunches in advance.
At various times throughout the year, the menu features seasonal items made with produce grown in Jefferson's restored vegetable garden.
As spring settles in, more and more visitors are making their way to Monticello. With Spring Break upon us, this seems a fitting time to offer some insider tips to make your family trip to Monticello as pleasant as it can be. I’ll include a list below of some helpful hints, and I encourage you to comment with your own tips for a successful family visit to Monticello. (This blog is intended to be more about logistical considerations than to outline all we have available for families to enjoy. Please view our Visiting with Kids page to