Monticello's Director or Gardens and Grounds and "Father of Virginia Wine" Gabriele Rausse will discuss the basic principles of grape growing and provide beginning grape growers a foundation in serious viticulture. An optional tour of the Monticello vineyard will follow his presentation.
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