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Father's Day at Thomas Jefferson's Poplar Forest

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Treat Dad to a tour of Thomas Jefferson’s private retreat and plantation grounds on his special day. Enjoy the tranquility of the natural landscape that once inspired Jefferson’s creativity; take an hour-long guided tour of the villa inspired by the architecture Jefferson encountered while serving as a diplomat in Europe; and discover what life there may have been like for Jefferson and his family, and the enslaved fathers and sons who lived and toiled on the plantation. Free for fathers all day!

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Father's Day at Thomas Jefferson's Poplar Forest
  • 1542 Bateman Bridge Road
  • Forest, VA 24551
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  • Thomas Jefferson's Poplar Forest
  • General site admission applies; admission is free for fathers all day!