The Montpelier Foundation Enters New Era of Restoration at South Yard Enslaved Community Site

Caroline Godfrey

April 14, 2015 - Montpelier Hosts South Yard Groundbreaking Ceremony with John Franklin of the Smithsonian National African American History and Culture Museum and Jennings-descendant Margaret Jordan to Commemorate David Rubenstein Gift. 

Margaret H. Jordan, Descendant of Former Madison Slave Paul Jennings, Join The Montpelier Foundation Board of Directors

Caroline Godfrey

March 17, 2015 - Margaret H. Jordan of Dallas, Texas, a direct descendant of James Madison’s enslaved manservant, Paul Jennings, has joined The Montpelier Foundation Board of Directors. 

Nancy N. Campbell, Dennis M. Campbell, Margaret H. Jordan, Alan Taylor Elected to Montpelier Foundation Board


February 6, 2015 - The Montpelier Foundation announces new members of the Board of Directors including Nancy N. Campbell, Dennis M. Campbell, Margaret H. Jordan, and Alan Taylor.

The Robert H. Smith Center for the Constitution Uses Seminar to Educate on Slavery

Caroline Godfrey

November 13, 2014 - Course will examine history of slavery in America and arc of American citizenship.

Exhibit Commemorates 80th Running of the Montpelier Hunt Races

Caroline Godfrey

November 1, 2014 - Montpelier celebrates 80th running of the Montpelier Hunt Races with duPont tribute. New exhibit features equestrian legacy of Montpelier estate and steward.

James Madison's Montpelier to Convene Law Enforcement Training on U.S. Constitution

Caroline Godfrey

August 29, 2014 - Montpelier will host members of the law enforcement community for training on the U.S. Constitution

Montpelier Welcomes BBQ Exchange

Caroline Godfrey

August 7, 2014 - The BBQ Exchange of Gordonsville brings destination dining to Montpelier's Visitor Center. 

Montpelier Focused on Africa's Success

Caroline Godfrey

July 4, 2014 - White House-backed group to study Madisonian concepts of government.

DC and VA Civics Teachers Convene at Montpelier for Professional Development Seminar

Caroline Godfrey

June 25, 2014 - Award-winning civics curriculum training at Montpelier’s Robert H. Smith Center for the Constitution to be led by University of Richmond Professor of Law Henry L. Chambers, Jr.

Richmond’s Maggie L. Walker Governor’s School Ranks Third in National Civics Competition

Caroline Godfrey

May 1, 2014 - Maggie L. Walker Governor’s School for Government and International Studies of Richmond, Virginia places third in the 27th Annual We the People National Finals.