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Family Friendly
Indoor & Outdoor
Handicap Accessible
House Tour is 45 minutes. Allow at least 3 hours to see everything.

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For Pricing When
Adults
$29 Online ($33 at Ticket Office)
Year-round
Year-round
Children 12 - 18
$10
Year-round
Year-round
Under 12
Free (ticket required)
Year-round
Year-round

Learn about Thomas Jefferson, the ideas of freedom, and the realities of slavery that made the United States.

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Thomas Jefferson

Life, Liberty, and The Pursuit of Happiness

Get to know Thomas Jefferson—author of the Declaration of Independence and the Statute of Virginia for Religious Freedom, third president of the United States, and founder of the University of Virginia.