Research & Collections

The Montpelier Online Library contains links to resource materials and technical reports, including archaeological documentation, reports related to the architectural restoration of the mansion, information on forest management at Montpelier, and essays on the Constitution. Documents may require Adobe Reader (download from All documents open in a separate browser window.


"Learned Institutions ought to be favorite objects with every free people." 

James Madison to William T. Barry, August 4, 1822