If you feel like jumping up and moving your body, get ready to act out three column types with our video.
Associate Curator Diane Ehrenpreis takes us through how she recreated this lost object from a small drawing in Jefferson’s hand.
With modern cleaning techniques at the ready, Monticello’s Curatorial department removed old layers of wax, cleaned the built-up dirt, and repaired Ariadne’s damaged hands, fingers, and toe.
Monticello’s Restoration Department works to restore the house's iconic compass rose, which has been showing the wind direction since Jefferson had it built and installed in 1807.
From mini-documentaries to behind-the-scences videos, there's a lot more to see and learn about Thomas Jefferson and Monticello.