You are here

Calendar of Events

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Special Event
David M. Rubenstein Visitor Center and Monticello
10:00 am to 4:00 pm

Calling all young scholars! Join us for our annual Home Educators' Day!

Thursday, September 28, 2017

Meets at the David M. Rubenstein Visitor Center
9:15 am to 11:00 am

Discover great late-season gardening ideas from Jefferson's kitchen garden during the Q&A walk with Monticello vegetable gardener Pat Brodowski.

Saturday, September 30, 2017

Meets at Trail at Monticello overflow parking lot on Route 20
9:15 am to 11:30 am

Join a Monticello Trail Ranger for this informal ramble along one of the park’s many rustic woodland paths to learn about the trail’s history and enjoy the season’s natural beauty.

Saturday, October 7, 2017

Meets at the David M. Rubenstein Visitor Center
4:30 pm to 6:30 pm

Explore Monticello’s landscape in evening light and learn about exposure, composition, creative apps and storytelling.

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Special Event
Thomas Jefferson's Montalto and UVA's Miller Center
9:00 am to 12:00 pm

A day-long symposium on the legacies of Thomas Jefferson's life-long support of religious freedom.

Thursday, October 12, 2017

Special Event
Tufton Farm
5:30 pm to 7:30 pm

Come hear about Betty Hemings, matriarch of the enslaved community, as well as the white overseers and hired slaves who called Tufton Farm home. 

Saturday, October 14, 2017

Tufton Farm
9:30 am to 11:30 am

Taste, savor, and rate a variety of apples.

Special Event
Meets at Tufton Farm
10:00 am to 2:00 pm

Celebrate Jefferson's botanical legacy with a visit to Monticello’s nursery.

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Special Event
Monticello
5:30 pm to 7:30 pm

Come hear about Betty Hemings, matriarch of the enslaved community, as well as the white overseers and hired slaves who called Tufton Farm home.

Saturday, October 21, 2017

Griffin Discovery Room
Repeats every month on the third Saturday until Sun Dec 31 2017 .
9:00 am to 10:00 am

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!

Meets at the David M. Rubenstein Visitor Center
9:30 am to 3:30 pm

This exclusive one-day painting workshop features watercolor instruction by Lara Call Gastinger, a renowned botanical artist and illustrator of the flora of Virginia.

Special Event
Woodland Pavilion, David M. Rubenstein Visitor Center
10:00 am to 4:00 pm

Help celebrate Virginia Archaeology Month as Monticello’s Archaeology Department hosts its annual open house with exhibits and walking tours.

Outside the Woodland Pavilion at David M. Rubenstein Visitor Center
10:00 am to 2:30 pm

This 30-minute interactive exhibit will introduce children to archaeology, and how we know what we know about the lives of the enslaved and free people living and working at Monticello.

Participate

Login or register to participate in our online community.