Join Montpelier in commemorating the 263rd anniversary of James Madison's birthday and attend a poignant wreath presentation ceremony in the Madison Family Cemetery.
Whats New at Montpelier
Current news and information
James Madison's 263rd BirthdayMar 16 2014
Meet the Madisons Mansion Tour
Enjoy an extended mansion tour before the rush of the crowds. Friday-Saturday at 9:00 a.m.-10:30 a.m.
48 hour advance purchase required.
Take an excavation vacation with Montpelier Archaeology!
The Future of Civic Education
The Robert H. Smith Center for the Constitution and Justice Sandra Day O'Connor Collaborate on the Future of Civic Education
Slave Quarters Revealed
Archaeology wraps up a four-year research grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities that focuses on slave life at Montpelier.
Student Field Trips
Everyone knows Montpelier as the lifelong home of President Madison, but we'd like you to think of it as part of your classroom, too!
We the People Magazine
Montpelier is pleased to launch the second volume of its bi-annual magazine, We The People.
Birds at Montpelier
At Montpelier we are visited by over 100 species of birds each year, making us an ideal spot for birdwatching in Central Virginia. Don't forget your binoculars!
Rural Roots Member
The Rural Roots Consortium is made up of businesses and organizations located in the heart of beautiful Central Virginia.
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Stay. Play. Get Away...
Unwind in Orange County! Pastoral landscapes, picturesque forests, and breathtaking views of Virginia's Blue Ridge are always part of your experience at James Madison's Montpelier.
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