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Slavery at Monticello Tours

Free*

*Included with any Day Pass.

11 am and 1 pm, March 1 - 27; hourly, 11 am – 4 pm, March 28 - October 31

These guided outdoor tours focus on the experiences of the enslaved people who lived and labored on the Monticello plantation. Included in price of admission.

Making Reservations
Reservations for this tour are not required. Tours begin on Mulberry Row near the Hemmings Cabin.

 

Tour At A Glance:
Around 45 minutes
Outdoor
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