Thomas Jefferson's Poplar Forest
1542 Bateman Bridge Rd
Forest, VA 24551
An amateur archaeologist himself, Thomas Jefferson is credited by some for setting the precedent for modern archaeological science. Join Poplar Forest’s archaeologists for a 90-minute walking tour focused on the latest archaeological dig sites and discoveries on the plantation. View a special display of objects found on the property, and learn what they tell us about life at Poplar Forest.
Admission to the Archaeology Behind-the-Scenes Tours is included with admission to Poplar Forest; reservations are suggested.