Archaeology Open House and Interactive Archaeology Dig for Kids

See displays and exhibits on recent discoveries in the field and lab and take walking tours of the vanished Monticello plantation landscape. Archaeology staff will be on hand to answer questions.

  • 931 Thomas Jefferson Pkwy
  • Charlottesville, VA 22902

Region: Monticello Area

No other home in the United States more accurately reflects the personality of its owner than Monticello, Thomas Jefferson's architectural masterpiece and beloved mountaintop home. Monticello is the only home in America recognized by the United Nations as a World Heritage Site. Guided tours of the house are offered daily throughout the year;... more