Join Poplar Forest’s archaeologists for a 90-minute walking tour of the latest archaeological dig sites and discoveries, at the home of our country’s most notable amateur archaeologist, Thomas Jefferson. Space is limited for these unique tours, which include a stop in the Poplar Forest archaeology lab, typically not open to visitors.


  • Occurred Friday, October 11th, 2019 @ 11:00 am
  • Occurred Friday, October 11th, 2019 @ 2:00 pm
  • Occurred Saturday, October 12th, 2019 @ 11:00 am
  • Occurred Saturday, October 12th, 2019 @ 2:00 pm


Thomas Jefferson's Poplar Forest

1542 Bateman Bridge Road
Forest, VA


Ralph Berrier Jr. has worked at The Roanoke Times since 1993, was the paper’s music reporter from 2000-2007 and he currently writes the Dadline parenting column and is a general assignment features reporter.

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