You are here

Posts in: Monticello the House

Read what Monticello staff members and guest authors have to say about Jefferson, Monticello, and how they experience Jefferson's experiment every day.


A look at how Jefferson designed the windows at Monticello not only to maximize the amount of light...More >>
Jefferson was Monticello's architect. But many of its finest architectural features -- including...More >>
Designed by Thomas Jefferson, executed by Louis Chantrot. If the Great Clock in the Hall was the...More >>
Monticello’s North Dependency before restoration.
Every restoration architect dreads leaky roofs, unstable foundations, and finding a document filled...More >>
Figure 1 - Hand warmers taped to the window trim
How do you locate evidence for missing curtain hardware two hundred years after it was removed?...More >>
The Chinese-inspired railings around Monticello’s terraces date to ca. 1940. After almost 80 years...More >>
Entablature from Monticello's Parlor
It's unofficially #ColorOurCollections Week (Feb. 1-5), so we're sharing a few Monticello-related...More >>
Behind the scenes at Monticello, our curators are intrigued by a ceramic inkstand and sandbox that...More >>
View of the partially reinstalled N. Passage, note the bedroll in the far right.
People today often forget how flexible rooms were in the past. The North Passage on the 2 nd floor...More >>

Pages

Participate

Login or register to participate in our online community.