James Monroe's Highland

2050 James Monroe Parkway, Charlottesville, VA 22902

(434) 293-8000

ABOUT

Highland, the home of James Monroe, the fifth president of the United States, is adjacent to Thomas Jefferson’s Monticello in Charlottesville, Virginia. Purchased by Monroe in 1793, the plantation was home to the Monroe family for nearly 25 years. Acquired by the College of William and Mary (Monroe’s alma mater) in 1974, Highland offers tours each day, hosts community and private events, and features a robust museum shop including a Virginia Artisans Room. Open daily November through March from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. and April through October from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Full Experience-Guided Tour and Augmented Reality: Adults $19, Youth $13, Local $13. 10% discount to Seniors, Military, and AAA.

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  • Admission - Adults: 14
  • Admission - Children: 8
  • Admission - Seniors: 12
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