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July 4th at Monticello

FreeClick "Buy Tickets" to reserve shuttle times (recommended) and Walk-through House Tours (required)
Tuesday, July 4, 2017 - 9:00am to 12:00pm

Join us and celebrate "the great birthday of our republic" and experience the 55th annual Independence Day Celebration and Naturalization Ceremony at Monticello.  

David N. Saperstein, former U.S. ambassador-at-large for international religious freedom and prominent Reform rabbi, will be the featured speaker, addressing new citizens from around the world. 

Following the ceremony, we will host a Jeffersonian Open House with free walk-through tours of Monticello from 11:15 AM to 1 PM (walk-through tour reservations are first-come, first-served).



Parking is available at Piedmont Virginia Community College. Shuttle reservations are recommended to secure a shuttle time to Monticello. 

2016 Full Ceremony

Watch previous ceremonies and related videos on our YouTube channel

Event At A Glance:
3 hours

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Juneameika's picture
How can I attend this event? Are tickets sold?
Joanne Solley Hansen's picture
We are driving up from FL for this event. What a wonderful opportunity to celebrate 4th of July and Naturalization ceremony !! Thanks
Joanne Solley Hansen


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