Curatorial and Collections

Monticello's Curatorial Department is responsible for the care and preservation of a collection of 5,000 objects, including artwork, furnishings, natural history specimens, and personal belongings.


Monticello's Restoration Department is responsible for the preservation, conservation, and accurate interpretation of the mountaintop's historic and reconstructed buildings.

Jefferson Library

A modern, presidential-style library supporting research on Thomas Jefferson and his life, times, and legacy.

Other Programs


Since 1993, Monticello has supported the publication of almost 40 books and scholarly works.

Public Programs

Monticello supports a number of public programs for adults, including an annual Historic Landscape Institute and Archaeological Field School.