Archaeology at Montpelier

Research & Collections

The Montpelier Archaeology Department identifies, investigates, and ultimately preserves the cultural resources at James Madison's Montpelier for future generations. To explore these archaeological sites and how they have expanded our understanding of Montpelier through both history and prehistory click on a time period that you are interested in and, when the map loads, click on a red star to navigate to information on that site.

Drawing a profile for the threshing machine feature at the Field Quarter below the visitor center.