Thomas Jefferson's Poplar Forest, Forest

#145 of 2,277 in Things to do in Virginia
Must see · Architectural Building · Tourist Spot
Pursue Happiness! Plan your visit to explore the private world of Thomas Jefferson at Poplar Forest, his secluded retreat home. Poplar Forest is open to the public seven days a week, March 15 through December 30.
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  • Thomas Jefferson's Poplar Forest is a beautiful, inspiring work in progress, even as teams continue to restore it! Since it is a smaller and lesser known Monticello "look alike", it was not as...  more »
  • We visited here along with the National D-day memorial. They offer a discount if you do both. I was so glad we came here. Our tour guide was very knowledgeable and was easy to talk to. To tour one of....  more »
  • I went here on a rainy day and was given a tour alone. My guide was knowledgeable and seemed to really care about this place, and that's something any guide needs. Everyone I encountered were welcoming and kind. The place itself is really cool to see. Couple that with knowing what a brilliant person Jefferson was and it makes this place well worth a visit!
  • Jefferson was an amazing man. Find out what you didn't know about this brilliant individual. Beautiful property. Don t miss this.

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