Thomas Jefferson's Poplar Forest, Forest

#146 of 2,274 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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  • Our group had a wonderful and educational private tour of Poplar Wood and we marveled at the interests, achievements, and legacy of our third president, Thomas Jefferson. This unique eight-sided...  more »
  • This was our second visit to Poplar Forest, and, because it is an ongoing project, it was quite a bit different from our previous one. We did the self-guided audio tour, using a cell phone. The...  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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