1: Thomas Jefferson's Monticello, Charlottesville, Virginia
Monticello was home to the third president of the United States, Thomas Jefferson. Jefferson, also a brilliant architect, completed the building of his home in 1770 and spent the next forty years expanding, revising and rebuilding Monticello. He was also an avid horticulturist and the same gardens he created, nourished and cultivated can still be enjoyed to this day. Visitors will gain a unique perspective on the character and life of Thomas Jefferson.
Address: 931 Thomas Jefferson Pkwy,
Charlottesville, VA 22902