The Retreat

Admission

Open daily for guided tours from mid-March through December 30, from 10:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. (last tour leaving at 4:00 p.m.) and Winter Weekends for self-guided tours starting mid-January through mid-March from 10:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m.

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Closed Easter, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day

Ticket Details

Admission to Poplar Forest includes a guided house tour and self-guided grounds exhibits. Tours take place on the hour and half hour. Tickets may be purchased online or onsite in the Poplar Forest Museum Shop.

As part of the Blue Star Museums program, all active duty military and their families are free (up to 5 people, spouses and children only, must show military ID) from Memorial Day through Labor Day.

Interested in visiting Poplar Forest and the National D-Day Memorial? Try the $19 combo ticket—a 27% discount over the regular admission price—that includes admission and tour at both Poplar Forest and the National D-Day Memorial. Call the Poplar Forest Museum Shop for details at 434.534.8120.

Ticket Types and Pricing

Adults

$16

Seniors (Age 65+)
Active Military (with ID)

$14

Teen (12–18)
College Students (with ID)

$7

Youth (6–11)

$4

Explore the tours and exhibits available at Thomas Jefferson's retreat house.

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