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Independence Day Celebration

  • Dates: July 4, 2021
  • Times: 10:00am - 4:00pm
  • Admission: $10 for adults; children 15 and under are free. Guided tours of the octagonal villa are available for an additional fee
  • Thomas Jefferson's Poplar Forest
    1542 Bateman Bridge Road
    Forest, VA 24551
  • Phone: (434) 534-8110
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Celebrate the 245th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence with some good old-fashioned fun at Thomas Jefferson’s Bedford County retreat. Enjoy colonial-style entertainment, demonstrations by colonial artisans and craftspeople, archaeological displays, old-fashioned games, pony rides, a reading of the Declaration of Independence and more! Grounds admission to Independence Day festivities is $10 for adults; children 15 and under are free. Guided tours of the octagonal villa are available for an additional fee.

Please note: all visitors are required to maintain social distancing protocols and wear masks while on tours and in public buildings. Due to the changing nature of the COVID-19 protocols, all dates are subject to change; please visit www.poplarforest.org to confirm the date and time of an event.

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Independence Day Celebration
  • 1542 Bateman Bridge Road
  • Forest, VA 24551
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  • Thomas Jefferson's Poplar Forest
  • $10 for adults; children 15 and under are free. Guided tours of the octagonal villa are available for an additional fee