Tour — Montpelier: James and Dolley Madison’s Home

Journey from Slavery to Freedom Walking Tour

Where: James Madison’s Montpelier, David M. Rubenstein Visitor Center

11350 Constitution Highway, Montpelier Station, VA 22957

When: Saturday, May 13, 2017 | 2:30 pm

Experience the African American transition from slavery to freedom. Visit sites that bring to life generations of enslaved individuals who lived at Montpelier, and learn how citizenship evolved through the Civil Rights era.

Details: Experience the African American transition from slavery to freedom. Visit sites and original structures that bring to life the generations of enslaved individuals who lived at Montpelier, and learn how citizenship in America evolved from slavery to Emancipation through Jim Crow to the present. This walking and driving tour will visit sites of enslavement near the mansion, as well as the Gilmore Cabin and the 1910 Train Depot.

Cost: Free

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