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Monticello Sunset Pass

Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays, May 1-September 5 (excluding May 16 and July 4)
Access to gardens and grounds 1 to 8 pm (8:30 in June and July), House Tours begin at 5:30 and 5:45 pm on Wednesdays and Thursdays and 5:30, 5:45, and 6:00 pm on select Fridays.

New! Enjoy the beauty and tranquility of Monticello at the end of the day with this exclusive pass that allows you to delight in the vistas of Jefferson’s "little mountain" after the regular closing time.  Arrive in the afternoon, and take part in guided tours of Monticello’s gardens and Mulberry Row.  And then browse the exhibition galleries and Museum Shop on your own before your guided house tour which includes the third-floor Dome Room.  After the tour, enjoy spectacular views of the setting sun from the mountaintop!

Included in the Sunset Pass:

Guided Tours

State of the Art Visitor Center

Access to


Guidelines for the Sunset Pass »

Tour At A Glance:
Children must be able to climb stairs unassisted. Not recommended for children under age 6.
3 hours
Indoor & Outdoor
Not handicap-accessible


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