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Save on select tours when purchasing online

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All Tours

Daily, year-round

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

Adults  $22 $20Online Discount*Nov - Dec
Adults  $23 $21Online Discount*Jan - Feb
Adults  $29  $26
Online Discount*Mar - Oct
$10 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.

$49 All agesNov.–Feb.
$60 All agesDec. 16 – 31

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April 3 - 23; June 10 - Sep. 4; select weekends in Oct.; Dec. 26-30

Designed for families with children ages 5 to 11.

Adults  $23 $21Online Discount*Nov - Feb
Adults  $29  $26
Online Discount*Mar - Oct
$10 Children 5—11 Year round (under 5 are free)

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Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays, February through November

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

Per Person $30  $27
Online Discount*
Offered Daily Year Round

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

Included with any Day Pass

 

Daily, April – 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

 

Most Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays, from May 24 through September 1

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

Offered year round

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

$620 Up to 4 guests
$155 Each additional guest (8-person maximum)

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

Tickets for Upcoming Events

Saturday, February 3, 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm

Author and Aspen Institute Executive Vice President and Corporate Secretary Eric Motley discusses growing up in a small Alabama community founded by freed slaves.

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Free
Saturday, February 10, 2018 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

In honor of Black History Month, join Monticello archaeologists in the Archaeology Lab to discover how the enslaved community lived at Monticello.

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$12Adults
$9Children 7-11

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Saturday, January 20, 2018 - 9:00am to 10:00am

Toddlers and their adult companions will love this adventure in our Griffin Discovery Room for story time, crafts, and special activities - the perfect introduction to the world of Thomas Jefferson!

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$10 per child
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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