Spark your child’s curiosity about science, architecture, art, reading, music and explore a different topic through the lens of history. Interactive story time and multisensory activities invite your child to develop new skills and knowledge in a joyful way. Warm and enthusiastic Monticello staff cultivate a welcoming space to make friends and build community.
Held in the Griffin Discovery Room at the David M. Rubenstein Visitor Center. 9:00 to 9:15 is reserved for free play, with structured activities from 9:15 to 10:00 am.
Specially designed for children ages 18 months - 4 years with an adult. Advance registration required. Offered monthly on third Saturdays.
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