My partner and I visited Monticello recently, and overall, we felt that it was a well-curated house and museum with lots to do.
Of course, there is the tour of the main house, and all the rooms have furniture like from Jefferson's day. Fortunately, you can go into or see most rooms. The tour itself was a bit cramped considering at any given time there was a different tour group in every different room, but that is to be expected with such a well-known presidential house.
The grounds themselves also have a lot to offer. There are blacksmithing buildings and different houses within the plantation that let you feel like you are in Jefferson's time. I felt that aspect of the Monticello experience was rather insightful.
Overall, I would definitely recommend a visit to Monticello, as there is a lot to do to fill up the whole afternoon, and the house and grounds are beautiful themselves.
Note: There is also half-off for military members and their family members!
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