Tomorrow At Monticello

  • 43° Partly Cloudy
  • Fri 41° / 35°
  • Sat 47° / 43°
  • Sun 60° / 33°
  • Mon 62° / 36°

View full forecast

Today’s Hours

Gates are open 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Learn more

A Puzzling Purchase

A while ago, I was perusing the Memorandum Books, which Marie Kimball very eloquently (but somewhat over-optimistically) described as “candid tattlers of Jefferson’s every move,” when I spotted something curious.

1776 Aug. 8. Pd. Dowig for mourning ring 45/  thimble 4/6.