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


Tips on planting seeds and transplanting seedlings from our Thomas Jefferson Center for Historic...More >>
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Gardens, Videos
Recently, Charlottesville has been a focal point in the national conversation on race. We have seen...More >>
Monticello Curatorial Assistants unpack the various parts of the air pump
Before the era of Wii’s, Twitter, and Netflix, the Jefferson family entertained themselves with...More >>
"because by these, as testimonials that I have lived, I wish most to be remembered." - Thomas...More >>
Keeping the Monticello mountain supplied with fresh water was a constant struggle. Guides Charles...More >>
In mid-September 1817, Thomas Jefferson was preparing to leave Poplar Forest and return home to...More >>
Liam Gomberg
Eleven–year-old Liam Gomberg, wide-eyed and chin in hand, was captivated as he listened to ancient...More >>
Cookfire at the American Encampment
Derek Baxter is a guest blogger and Monticello enthusiast who attended the British Invasion, 1781...More >>
A tulip poplar bowl in The Shop at Monticello
“What would I not give that the trees planted nearest round the house at Monticello were full grown...More >>
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Gardens
Chef Alice Waters was the recipient of the 2017 Thomas Jefferson Foundation Medal in Citizen...More >>

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