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Holiday Candlelight Tours at Thomas Jefferson's Poplar Forest

  • Recurring weekly on Thursday, Friday, Saturday
  • Dates: December 3, 2020 to December 18, 2020
  • Times: Thursdays and Fridays at 5:30pm AND 6:30pm; Saturdays at 5:30pm
  • Admission: Admission is $25 per person
  • Thomas Jefferson's Poplar Forest
    1542 Bateman Bridge Road
    Forest, VA 244551
  • Phone: (434) 534-8110
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Tour the president’s cherished hideaway decorated for the holidays on these hour-long tours. Step into Christmas past and experience the villa by candlelight while your guide paints a portrait of the ways the Jefferson family and their enslaved workers spent the holidays by sharing true stories and anecdotes gathered from Jefferson’s letters and diaries. Enjoy Christmas tunes performed by local musicians throughout the tour and experience how holiday meals would have been prepared with cooking demonstrations in the restored Jefferson-era kitchen. Admission is $25 per person; reservations are required.

Tour Schedule:
Thursdays, December 3, 10 and 17 - 5:30 and 6:30pm each evening
Fridays, December 4, 11 and 18 - 5:30 and 6:30pm each evening
Saturdays, December 5 and 12 - 5:30pm each evening

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Holiday Candlelight Tours at Thomas Jefferson's Poplar Forest
  • 1542 Bateman Bridge Road
  • Forest, VA 244551
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  • Thomas Jefferson's Poplar Forest
  • Admission is $25 per person
  • Recurring weekly on Thursday, Friday, Saturday