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Fascinating History recovered by archaeologists

Mulberry Row contained the cabins where the slaves who worked at the Monticello house lived and... read more

Reviewed 6 October 2017
MarkWittkofski
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Richmond, Virginia
History lesson

This was a better understanding of how TJ's slaves lived and were care for. A walk through a period... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2017
KMA6
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New Port Richey, Florida
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A part of the Monticello Plantation where nearly 130 slaves lived, with tours available.
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“slave quarters” (11 reviews)
“sad history” (2 reviews)
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Charlottesville, VA
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Reviewed 6 October 2017

Mulberry Row contained the cabins where the slaves who worked at the Monticello house lived and worked. The research (archaeological and historical conducted during the past 20+ years has turned up impressive information concerning these people. This is definitely worth seeing!

Thank MarkWittkofski
Reviewed 3 October 2017

This was a better understanding of how TJ's slaves lived and were care for. A walk through a period in history.

Thank KMA6
Reviewed 1 October 2017

This was a very interesting stop on the Monticello tour, you could almost feel the slaves and overseers when listening to the tour guides.

Thank Robert H
Reviewed 29 September 2017

Mulberry row, being part of Monticello, teaches about slavery; how thelived and survived working a very large plantation.

Thank Garry B
Reviewed 23 September 2017

Stroll along the same path housing the slaves & craftsmen. There is a reproduction of the Hemmings cabin off the path & the original Stone Stable! Take the guided tour (free), it's well worth the time!

Thank Lorelei M
Reviewed 17 September 2017

Interesting as an additional part of the overall Monticello visit - lots of work still to be done to make this a top class visit

Thank Paul V
Reviewed 8 August 2017

If you're touring Monticello, be sure to visit Mulberry Row and to take the Slavery at Monticello tour. Life at Monticello is quite interesting and the docents really know their Jefferson history so come with questions!

Thank laurab243_243
Reviewed 2 August 2017

This is on the grounds of the Monticello and part of your admission price. Don't leave without hearing the guides give presentations, The history of this place is really remarkable. Well worth your time.

1  Thank D J
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

Took the mulberry row/slavery tour and it was quite informative. The guide seemed to be well educated and was able to answer all questions .

Thank Laird T
Reviewed 18 May 2017

We really enjoyed the walking tour offered of Mulberry row and the history it offered. Great look back into history.

Thank TraceySFish
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sandy1designs
29 May 2017|
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Response from aliciafurrow | Reviewed this property |
No, it's included with the ticket for touring the house
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