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All Ages
$375 for up to 5 guests of any age
December 11, 12, 18-23, and 26-30, starting at 5:15
December 11, 12, 18-23, and 26-30, starting at 5:15

Join us for the rare opportunity to experience Monticello after dark, historically decorated for the season. This tour offers an intimate look at how all people who lived on the Monticello mountaintop – enslaved and free – celebrated the holidays in Jefferson's time. Journey through public and private rooms including Monticello’s iconic Dome Room.

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Reservations are required for this tour, and must be made at least 48-hours in advance. Call: 434.984.9880.

Please note: This tour is not handicap-accessible and involves climbing steep stairs. Children must be able to climb and descend stairs unassisted by an adult. These tours are recommended for adults and children 7 and older.

Guests meet their tour guide at Monticello's David M. Rubenstein Visitor Center.

Late Arrivals: As these tours begin and/or end outside of our normal hours of operation, guests arriving late may receive an abbreviated tour.