Family Friendly Tours
These special guided tours of Thomas Jefferson's house are designed for children ages 6 to 11. The 30-minute tours feature hands-on opportunities in every room and provide a glimpse of what life was like for the children who lived at Monticello in the late 1700s and early 1800s.
Home Educators' Day!
Calling all young scholars! Join us for the third annual Home Educators' Day, on Wednesday, September 24, 2014.
A Fun-filled Day Out with the Kids
When was the last time you touched a mastodon jawbone (well, a model of one, at least)? Check our suggestions for spending the day at Monticello with your family.Monticello and Thomas Jefferson created by local sixth graders for a class project.
Monticello Summer Adventures Camp
Explore life in Thomas Jefferson’s day as you experience historical activities like cooking, gardening, games, and children’s education. You’ll hike the grounds, visit the house, see an archeological site, and travel to Montalto, Monticello’s neighboring mountain.
Of the Student Videos
Check out these short videos on Monticello and Thomas Jefferson created by local sixth graders for a class project.