Poplar Forest is celebrating the 200th anniversary of Jefferson’s retirement and his first stay at his low-key retreat. They have put quite a bit of effort in restoring it and the press has taken notice.
Things are in full swing at the former homes of our third President. Here are some events to check out this weekend:
- Saturday, May 16th –Monticello is extending its hours till 7 pm in honor of graduation. They are also hosting an edible plant walk through the Monticello Vegetable Garden. Click here for details.
- And don’t forget to visit Poplar Forest for the slide show talk on Palladio and the accompanying tour. Click here for details.