Monticello was home not only to the Jefferson family, but to workers, black and white, enslaved and free.
Slavery at Jefferson’s Monticello: Paradox of Liberty
At the National Constitution Center in Philadelphia through October 19, 2014.
Landscape of Slavery: Mulberry Row at Monticello
Now open at Monticello.
Getting Word: African American Families of Monticello
Hear the stories of the descendants of Monticello's plantation community and trace their families from slavery to the present day.
Articles on Slavery and the Monticello Plantation
Thomas Jefferson and Slavery
- Modern Archaeology and Slavery at Monticello
Find out how the work of our archaeologists has changed our understanding of slavery at Monticello.