School Fieldtrips

At Monticello students can experience history directly and explore the enduring legacies of Thomas Jefferson. We offer special rates and in-depth programs for groups traveling on school fieldtrips.

Groups Tours for Adults

Monticello invites your group to explore Jefferson's mountaintop home with special discounted rates.

Adult Groups of 25 or more
House and Grounds Tour: $22

To schedule a group visit, please contact our Reservations Manager using one of the following methods.

Phone: (434) 984-9880 (Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.)
Fax: (434) 984-0004
Email: Reservations@monticello.org

Group Tour Guidelines

In order to ensure the best experience to our visitors, Monticello allows only its employees to provide tours and interpretation of Monticello on Monticello property. Groups are welcome and our Reservations Department is happy to coordinate your visit.


Group Tours of the Thomas Jefferson Center for Historic Plants

Monticello’s Thomas Jefferson Center for Historic Plants welcomes groups to tour our unique preservation display gardens and nursery at Jefferson’s Tufton Farm. Highlights of the tour include the Léonie Bell Rose Garden, perennial borders, shade garden, native border, rain garden, and production greenhouse. Following the tour, we also offer the group a special chance to shop a wide selection of heritage and native plants directly from our nursery. Please indicate your interest in a plant sale when making your reservation.

Groups of 10 or more: $15 per person

To schedule a group visit, please contact our Reservations Manager using one of the following methods.

Phone: (434) 984-9880 (Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.)
Fax: (434) 984-0004
Email: Reservations@monticello.org