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$18 Adults Nov - Dec
$20 Adults Jan - Feb
$25 Adults Mar - Oct
$8 Children 5—11 Year round (under 5 are free)
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Monticello Day Pass and House Tour

Daily, year-round Spend a day on the beautiful grounds of Monticello and get an intimate look at Thomas Jefferson. More »
$45 All ages through Dec
$55 All ages Jan - Nov
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Behind the Scenes Tour and Day Pass

Daily Have you always wanted to go upstairs at Monticello? Now you can. More »
$45 Guests All ages
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Holiday Evening Tours

December 12, 13, 19-23, and 26-30 Experience Monticello after dark and get an intimate look at how the holidays were celebrated in Jefferson’s time. More »
$18 Adults Nov - Feb
$25 Adults Mar - Oct
$8 Children 5—11 Year round (under 5 are free)
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Family Friendly Tour and Day Pass

Mar 28 - Apr 12. Jun 6 - Sep 7. Also, first three weekends in October, Columbus Day, and Dec. 26-30 Designed for families with children ages 5 to 11. More »
$600 Up to 4 guests
$150 Each additional guest (8-person maximum)
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Monticello Private Guide

Offered year round Enjoy an intimate group setting and explore Jefferson’s mountaintop home during your own personalized tour. More »

Tickets for Upcoming Events

$18 Per person
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Monticello’s Winter Woodlands

January 28, 2015, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm Join Jerry Therrien on a two-hour hike through Monticello’s rich forests, and help identify trees and shrubs by observing their habitat, structure, form, texture, and buds More »
$18 Per person
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Owl Prowl

January 29, 2015, 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm Join seasoned birder Jerry Therrien for an evening of listening to the hoots, wails, and shrieks of owls and learning about their habits. More »
$28 Per person
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Sequential Vegetable Planting Part I

January 31, 2015, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm This first in a three part series will help the home vegetable gardener maximize yields using sequential planting methods. More »

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Annual Passes

$50 Per person All ages
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Independence Pass

Visit Monticello, including the recently opened Thomas Jefferson Visitor Center and Smith Education Center, as often as you’d like with this annual pass. More »

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Monticello Neighborhood Pass
A discount combination adult ticket to tour Monticello, Ash Lawn-Highland, and Michie Tavern's Tavern Museum.

School Fieldtrips
There are three great ways for schoolkids to see Monticello.

Note: Tickets are required to visit Monticello's grounds and the exhibitions and film in the Thomas Jefferson Visitor Center.