First time visit to Monticello, the home of Thomas Jefferson near Charlottesville. Beautiful setting and architecture and so much history. They are doing a nice job strictly enforcing safety measures during Covid. Tickets need to be purchased in advance and the number of visitors are restricted each day to avoid overcrowding. Mask wearing is ...
- 931 Thomas Jefferson Pkwy, Charlottesville, 22902-7148, Virginia
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MAPPING ADDRESS: 931 Thomas Jefferson Parkway Charlottesville, VA 22902 GENERAL INFORMATION: (434) 984-9800
Turn right onto Milton Road and follow for just over 2.5 miles. Turn right onto Rt. 53 West (Thomas Jefferson Parkway) and follow for just over a mile. Turn left Monticello Loop (just before the bridge) and follow signs to the David M. Rubenstein Visitor Center at Monticello. Parking and Getting Around Monticello. Parking at Monticello is free.
Monticello is located in Charlottesville, Virginia on Route 53 (Thomas Jefferson Parkway), accessed from Interstate 64 (Exit 121 or 121A) and Route 20.
Aug 26, 2019 · N o other home in the United States more accurately reflects the personality of its owner than Monticello. Monticello is the autobiographical masterpiece of Thomas Jefferson—designed and redesigned and built and rebuilt for more than forty years—and its gardens were a botanic showpiece, a source of food, and an experimental laboratory of ornamental and useful plants from around the world.
Oct 09, 2009 · This is a great historic attraction to visit if you are planning to go to Virginia. Near the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains, Monticello is beautiful and historic. There is now a new visitor's center with a wonderful gift shop. Take the tour of Thomas Jefferson's home and learn from an interesting guide about Thomas Jefferson's inventions and life. If you are resident of the Charlottesville area and bring guests to Monticello, the residents' tickets are free.
- 931 Thomas Jefferson Pkwy, Charlottesville, VA
1. The Nickel View Did you know that you might have Monticello in your pocket right now? That’s because the iconic view... 2. The “Sea View” Many residents and visitors who have explored the mountaintop have likened the view from Monticello to... 3. The Gardens and the Pavilion In 1811, Thomas ...
In-person appearances at Monticello Tuesday through Saturday at 11:00 a.m., 12 p.m., 2 p.m., and 3:00 p.m. Guests can meet Thomas Jefferson (as portrayed by veteran historical actor-interpreter Bill Barker) in person, Tuesday through Saturday during regularly scheduled programming.
Monticello—home of Thomas Jefferson, 3rd US President (POTUS3), 2nd Vice President, Secretary of State, Minister to France, Virginia governor. Author, Declaration of Independence, VA Statute for Religious Freedom. Founder, University of Virginia. World Heritage Site, Charlottesville, VA. Daily tours.