Calendar of Events

Just looking for a tour? We offer a range of daily and seasonal tours.
Friday
August 22, 2014

Gates open from 8:30 am to 6 pm

Mountaintop Activity Center

Monticello, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Write with a quill-pen, play 18th-century games and enjoy many more fun hands-on activities at this family-oriented workshop located beneath the North Terrace. Open from 10 am – 5 pm daily. Included in price of admission. Mountaintop Activity Center

Write with a quill-pen, play 18th-century games and enjoy many more fun hands-on activities at this family-oriented workshop located beneath the North Terrace. Open from 10 am – 5 pm daily. Included in price of admission.

Mountaintop Activity Center

Griffin Discovery Room

Thomas Jefferson Visitor Center, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

A hands-on activity center where children—especially those ages 6 to 12—can literally get in touch with American history. Open during Monticello's operating hours. Griffin Discovery Room

A hands-on activity center where children—especially those ages 6 to 12—can literally get in touch with American history. Open during Monticello's operating hours.

Griffin Discovery Room
Saturday
August 23, 2014

Gates are open from 8:30 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Summer Fruit Tasting

Museum Shop Garden Center, Thomas Jefferson Visitor Center, 9:30 am - 11:30 am

Enjoy the harvests of summer, what Thomas Jefferson referred to as "precious refreshment." Summer Fruit Tasting

Enjoy the harvests of summer, what Thomas Jefferson referred to as "precious refreshment."

Summer Fruit Tasting

Mountaintop Activity Center

Monticello, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Write with a quill-pen, play 18th-century games and enjoy many more fun hands-on activities at this family-oriented workshop located beneath the North Terrace. Open from 10 am – 5 pm daily. Included in price of admission. Mountaintop Activity Center

Write with a quill-pen, play 18th-century games and enjoy many more fun hands-on activities at this family-oriented workshop located beneath the North Terrace. Open from 10 am – 5 pm daily. Included in price of admission.

Mountaintop Activity Center

Griffin Discovery Room

Thomas Jefferson Visitor Center, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

A hands-on activity center where children—especially those ages 6 to 12—can literally get in touch with American history. Open during Monticello's operating hours. Griffin Discovery Room

A hands-on activity center where children—especially those ages 6 to 12—can literally get in touch with American history. Open during Monticello's operating hours.

Griffin Discovery Room
Sunday
August 24, 2014

Gates open from 8:30 am to 6 pm

Mountaintop Activity Center

Monticello, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Write with a quill-pen, play 18th-century games and enjoy many more fun hands-on activities at this family-oriented workshop located beneath the North Terrace. Open from 10 am – 5 pm daily. Included in price of admission. Mountaintop Activity Center

Write with a quill-pen, play 18th-century games and enjoy many more fun hands-on activities at this family-oriented workshop located beneath the North Terrace. Open from 10 am – 5 pm daily. Included in price of admission.

Mountaintop Activity Center

Griffin Discovery Room

Thomas Jefferson Visitor Center, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

A hands-on activity center where children—especially those ages 6 to 12—can literally get in touch with American history. Open during Monticello's operating hours. Griffin Discovery Room

A hands-on activity center where children—especially those ages 6 to 12—can literally get in touch with American history. Open during Monticello's operating hours.

Griffin Discovery Room
Monday
August 25, 2014

Gates open from 8:30 am to 6 pm

Mountaintop Activity Center

Monticello, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Write with a quill-pen, play 18th-century games and enjoy many more fun hands-on activities at this family-oriented workshop located beneath the North Terrace. Open from 10 am – 5 pm daily. Included in price of admission. Mountaintop Activity Center

Write with a quill-pen, play 18th-century games and enjoy many more fun hands-on activities at this family-oriented workshop located beneath the North Terrace. Open from 10 am – 5 pm daily. Included in price of admission.

Mountaintop Activity Center

Griffin Discovery Room

Thomas Jefferson Visitor Center, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

A hands-on activity center where children—especially those ages 6 to 12—can literally get in touch with American history. Open during Monticello's operating hours. Griffin Discovery Room

A hands-on activity center where children—especially those ages 6 to 12—can literally get in touch with American history. Open during Monticello's operating hours.

Griffin Discovery Room
Tuesday
August 26, 2014

Gates open from 8:30 am to 6 pm

Mountaintop Activity Center

Monticello, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Write with a quill-pen, play 18th-century games and enjoy many more fun hands-on activities at this family-oriented workshop located beneath the North Terrace. Open from 10 am – 5 pm daily. Included in price of admission. Mountaintop Activity Center

Write with a quill-pen, play 18th-century games and enjoy many more fun hands-on activities at this family-oriented workshop located beneath the North Terrace. Open from 10 am – 5 pm daily. Included in price of admission.

Mountaintop Activity Center

Griffin Discovery Room

Thomas Jefferson Visitor Center, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

A hands-on activity center where children—especially those ages 6 to 12—can literally get in touch with American history. Open during Monticello's operating hours. Griffin Discovery Room

A hands-on activity center where children—especially those ages 6 to 12—can literally get in touch with American history. Open during Monticello's operating hours.

Griffin Discovery Room

Fellows Forum - The Robinsons: An Enslaved Family's Blood Ties to Thomas Jefferson and His Extended Family

Berkeley Room, Jefferson Library, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

With new evidence supporting a direct bloodline to Thomas Jefferson, White seeks to explore the legacy of Eva Robinson Taylor--the grandmother of white and a black woman with slave ancestry--in order to further investigate the Jefferson family history.  Fellows Forum - The Robinsons: An Enslaved Family's Blood Ties to Thomas Jefferson and His Extended Family

With new evidence supporting a direct bloodline to Thomas Jefferson, White seeks to explore the legacy of Eva Robinson Taylor--the grandmother of white and a black woman with slave ancestry--in order to further investigate the Jefferson family history. 

Fellows Forum - The Robinsons: An Enslaved Family's Blood Ties to Thomas Jefferson and His Extended Family
Wednesday
August 27, 2014

Gates open from 8:30 am to 6 pm

Mountaintop Activity Center

Monticello, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Write with a quill-pen, play 18th-century games and enjoy many more fun hands-on activities at this family-oriented workshop located beneath the North Terrace. Open from 10 am – 5 pm daily. Included in price of admission. Mountaintop Activity Center

Write with a quill-pen, play 18th-century games and enjoy many more fun hands-on activities at this family-oriented workshop located beneath the North Terrace. Open from 10 am – 5 pm daily. Included in price of admission.

Mountaintop Activity Center

Griffin Discovery Room

Thomas Jefferson Visitor Center, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

A hands-on activity center where children—especially those ages 6 to 12—can literally get in touch with American history. Open during Monticello's operating hours. Griffin Discovery Room

A hands-on activity center where children—especially those ages 6 to 12—can literally get in touch with American history. Open during Monticello's operating hours.

Griffin Discovery Room
Thursday
August 28, 2014

Gates open from 8:30 am to 6 pm

Mountaintop Activity Center

Monticello, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Write with a quill-pen, play 18th-century games and enjoy many more fun hands-on activities at this family-oriented workshop located beneath the North Terrace. Open from 10 am – 5 pm daily. Included in price of admission. Mountaintop Activity Center

Write with a quill-pen, play 18th-century games and enjoy many more fun hands-on activities at this family-oriented workshop located beneath the North Terrace. Open from 10 am – 5 pm daily. Included in price of admission.

Mountaintop Activity Center

Griffin Discovery Room

Thomas Jefferson Visitor Center, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

A hands-on activity center where children—especially those ages 6 to 12—can literally get in touch with American history. Open during Monticello's operating hours. Griffin Discovery Room

A hands-on activity center where children—especially those ages 6 to 12—can literally get in touch with American history. Open during Monticello's operating hours.

Griffin Discovery Room