Thomas Jefferson in Albemarle

What to expect
  • Delve into the life of Thomas Jefferson during a 4-hour tour with a historian and author
  • Visit popular sites tied to Jefferson such as the University of Virginia and Court Square
  • Hear about Jefferson's role in shaping the country as founding father and president
  • Enjoy a fun and educational walk around the city
Thomas Jefferson. He penned the Declaration of Independence. He served as the nation's third president. He traveled through time with talking turkey.

One of these statements isn't exactly true. Your only chance to find out? Tag along with historian and author Rick Britton on this informative, four-hour tour!

You'll visit historical sites tied to Jefferson and learn eye-opening facts about his public and personal life. Highlights include visits to Charlottesville's Court Square, the University of Virginia, and the former grounds of Albemarle's Monacan Indian Village.

Okay. So the turkey didn't talk.

Note: There is a 2 person minimum to book this activity.

Please indicate a pickup location within 20 miles of Charlottesville in the Special Requests Box.

Key Highlights
Price $95.00 per guest
Duration / Session 4 hours
# Sessions 1
Once a tour has been scheduled and confirmed, it cannot be cancelled for a refund. A notice of 48 hours and a fee of $100 dollars is required for re­scheduling a tour. Refunds: In the interest of Client safety, the tour provider reserves the right to reschedule any tour within 24 hours in the event of unforeseen issues including but not limited to weather, acts of god, mechanical failure. If a rescheduled tour is not agreed upon, a full refund will be given to client. Alterations: Please note, alternations may not be accepted once a tour has been confirmed. Tour interruption: The tour provider will not be responsible for the behavior and/or misconduct of guests while on tour. In the event a guest is refused service while on the tour by any of our vendors due to misconduct, the tour will conclude immediately and the entire party will be returned to the pick up location. PARTY WILL NOT BE ELIGIBLE FOR REFUND OR PARTIAL REFUND.

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