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Daily, year-round

Spend a day on the beautiful grounds of Monticello and get an intimate look at Thomas Jefferson.

$25AdultsMar - Oct
$20AdultsNov - Feb
$9 Children 5—11 Year round (under 5 are free)

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Offered two to six times a day throughout the year

Have you always wanted to go upstairs at Monticello? Now you can.

$48 All agesDec. 1–15 & Jan.–Feb.
$55 All agesAll other dates

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Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays, April through November

See Monticello through the lens of the Hemings Family, the best documented enslaved family in the United States.

$27 Per person
One day only, November 27, 2016

Coming for the free first-floor tours for our Holiday Open House but still want to see the upstairs? This tour takes you there.

March 19 - April 3, early June - early September and weekends in October

Designed for families with children ages 5 to 11.

$25AdultsMar - Oct
$20AdultsNov - Feb
$9 Children 5—11 Year round (under 5 are free)

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Every Wednesday and Saturday, May 18 through October 19, 2016

A one-hour, in-depth exploration of Thomas Jefferson’s vegetable garden combined with a tasting.

$15 Per Guest

*Requires a regular Monticello Day Pass

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Most Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays, from May 11 through September 2

Enjoy the beauty and tranquility of Monticello and delight in the vistas of Jefferson’s little mountain at the end of the day.

Offered Daily Year Round

Find out how the Monticello plantation operated and about the lives of individual slaves.

Included with any Day Pass

 

Daily, March 19 – October

Explore Jefferson's lifelong interest in gardening, botany, and agriculture while enjoying the beauty and variety of Monticello's grounds.

Included with any Day Pass

 

Offered year round

Enjoy an intimate group setting and explore Jefferson’s mountaintop home during your own personalized tour.

$600 Up to 4 guests
$150 Each additional guest (8-person maximum)

Not available for online purchase. Call 434-984-9884.

Tickets for Upcoming Events

Repeats every week every Sunday and every Saturday until Sun Dec 11 2016 .
Saturday, December 3, 2016 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Embrace your inner architect! Try your hand at creating your own architectural masterpiece, just like Mr. Jefferson!

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$55 family pass (admits up to 4 people and includes supplies for one gingerbread house)

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Repeats every week every Sunday and every Monday and every Tuesday and every Wednesday and every Thursday and every Friday and every Saturday until Fri Dec 30 2016 except Sun Dec 11 2016, Mon Dec 12 2016, Tue Dec 13 2016, Wed Dec 14 2016, Thu Dec 15 2016, Sat Dec 24 2016, Sun Dec 25 2016.
Friday, December 9, 2016 - 5:15pm

Experience Monticello after dark and get an intimate look at how the holidays were celebrated in Jefferson’s time.

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$55 Guests All ages
Saturday, December 3, 2016 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Embrace your inner architect! Try your hand at creating your own architectural masterpiece, just like Mr. Jefferson!

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$55 family pass (admits up to 4 people and includes supplies for one gingerbread house)

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More for Planning Your Visit

Annual Pass
Visit Monticello, including the recently opened David M. Rubenstein Visitor Center and Smith Education Center, as often as you'd like with this annual pass.

Monticello Neighborhood Pass
A discount combination adult ticket to tour Monticello, Ash Lawn-Highland, and Michie Tavern's Tavern Museum.

School Fieldtrips
There are three great ways for schoolkids to see Monticello.

Note: Tickets are required to visit Monticello's grounds and the exhibitions and film in the David M. Rubenstein Visitor Center.

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