Thomas Jefferson's Poplar Forest, Forest

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#141 of 2,288 in Things to do in Virginia
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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  • We have visited Poplar Forest a few times and each time we learn something new and interesting. Anyone visiting the Lynchburg area should make this a must-do place to visit.  more »
  • The main house is small, and because restoration in progress it's mostly un-furnished. But the small dedicated team of historian carpenter will passionately narrate the story of the house, their...  more »
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  • 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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