Explore Jefferson's Personal Retreat

Experience the natural beauty and architectural wonders of a National Historic Landmark.

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From education to celebration, you can spend some quality time at Poplar Forest in a variety of ways.

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Connect with history

Reveal the full story of Jefferson, his private retreat and the lives of the Poplar Forest enslaved community.

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The nonprofit Corporation for Jefferson’s Poplar Forest preserves Jefferson’s retreat and plantation through education, restoration, land rescue and archaeological exploration.

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