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Find out what the Thomas Jefferson Foundation as well as Monticello staff members and guest bloggers have to say about Jefferson and Monticello.


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Monticello

How would we describe the Heritage Harvest Festival at Monticello? We asked...MORE »

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Monticello

A brief look at the phaeton riding vehicle that Jefferson designed for himself in the...MORE »

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Thomas Jefferson, Videos
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Monticello

Jefferson was Monticello's architect. But many of its finest architectural...MORE »

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Leslie Greene Bowman

August 11 & 12 Events in Charlottesville

We are deeply saddened by the violence in Charlottesville and the ongoing events that continue to threaten our community.  We stand against all forms of hatred, racism and bigotry.

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Leslie Greene Bowman

As the nation watches hate groups assemble in Charlottesville this weekend, it is important for those of us who live and work here to uphold our shared values and beliefs. Hate has no place at Monticello, or in our community. The Thomas Jefferson Foundation at Monticello stands against racism...MORE »

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Monticello

Chef and culinary historian Michael Twitty talks with PBS's NewsHour about his new book on the complicated story of race, culture and food and its legacy today....MORE »

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Monticello

Tips on planting seeds and transplanting seedlings from our Thomas Jefferson Center for Historic Plants...MORE »

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Farm and Gardens, Videos
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Monticello

Featuring the remarks by Ambassador David N. Saperstein.

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July 4th at Monticello
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Leslie Greene Bowman

Recently, Charlottesville has been a focal point in the national conversation on race. We have seen crowds gather in our town square to debate essential questions of race and history. We are aware of – and deeply concerned by...MORE »

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Kate Barlow

Monticello Curatorial Assistants unpack the various parts of the air pumpBefore the era of Wii’s, Twitter, and Netflix, the Jefferson family entertained...MORE »

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