Professional educators are invited to join Monticello Archaeologists for a one-day workshop on July 16th or July 17th from 8:00 am – 5:00 pm. In the morning, participants will engage in archaeological field excavations at an early-19th-century slave quarter. The afternoon will include artifact processing in the archaeology lab as well as discussions of archaeological analysis and classroom applications of archaeological methods and data. Participants will receive a certificate of completion, a resource packet, refreshments, and one-day access to the Grounds. Space is limited to 12 participants per day, so reserve your spot today!
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