James Madison's Montpelier

(c) The Montpelier Foundation
11407 Constitution Hwy
Montpelier Station, VA 22957
Region Central Virginia
Locality Orange
Phone: (540) 672-2728
Website www.montpelier.org

Home of James and Dolley Madison, Father of the Constitution and America's first First Lady. One of the most significant and authentic architectural restorations ever achieved in the United States. Curatorial and archaeological research advances to return the mansion and landscape to its appearance in Madison's time, including the interpretation and reconstruction of enslaved community sites. Mansion tours are complemented by galleries, the Museum Shop, gardens, 6+ miles of forest trails, and award winning BBQ at the Visitor Center's Exchange Cafe. Located 25 miles north of Charlottesville and 4 miles south of historic Orange on Route 20, Constitution Highway. 

Admission Fee: Adults: $18; Children under 6 year): no charge; Children 6-14 years: $7; National Trust Members: $9

Last Updated: 3/18/2015 11:00 AM
  • Enter to Win

    Virgnia Beach Sweeps promo
  • Virginia Culinary Challenge

    Culinary Challenge 2015 logo

    March kicks off the Virginia is for Lovers Culinary Challenge for 2015. Restaurants, locals and visitors nominated their favorite entrée. Vote now for your favorite!

    Vote Now
  • Get the Virginia Travel Guide

    2015 Travel Guide promo

    Order your Free Virginia Travel Guide.

     Order now button 

  • Travel Updates

    What's going on around Virginia? Subscribe to the Virginia eNews.