Wreath Workshops November 28 - 30 & December 1, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7 These ever-popular workshops, in their 28th year, produce a gratifying and tangible end product: a beautiful holiday wreath.
Holiday Open House Sunday, November 30, 1-5pm Celebrate the beginning of the holiday season at Monticello’s Second Annual Holiday Open House. Be among the first to see Monticello decorated for the holidays as you stroll through the first floor of the house at your own pace. Discover unique holiday gifts at the Museum Shop at Monticello. FREE!
Handmade for the Holidays at The Shop at Monticello Saturday, December 6, noon-4pm Your holiday destination for gorgeous, one-of-a-kind handcrafted gifts this season! Beeswax candle-making for the kids, historic chocolate demonstration and tasting, winter garden preparation tips and more. FREE!
Holiday Evening Tours December 12-13, 19-23, 26-30 at 5:30pm, 5:45pm & 6pm each evening These small-group house tours, which include the Dome Room, offer visitors an intimate look at how the holidays were celebrated in Jefferson's time, plus the rare opportunity to experience Monticello after dark.
Monticello Gingerbread House Family Workshop December 6, 7, 13, 14, 2-4 pm Embrace your inner architect during our Monticello Gingerbread House Family Workshop. Kids and grownups alike will enjoy this icing intense program. Try your hand at creating your own architectural masterpiece, just like Mr. Jefferson!