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OUR MISSON

To discover, research, analyze, preserve, and tell the stories of the people who lived and worked at James Madison's Montpelier through collaborative research and interpretation.

Featured Projects

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Montpelier Digital Collections Project

Archaeology, Architecture & Preservation, Curatorial & Collections, Research
Montpelier Digital Collections Project

Montpelier Landscape Project

Archaeology
Montpelier Landscape Project

Public Archaeology at Montpelier

Archaeology
Public Archaeology at Montpelier

Paul Jennings Memoir

Research
Paul Jennings Memoir

National Summit on Teaching Slavery

Education & Visitor Engagement, Rubric
National Summit on Teaching Slavery

LEARN Log Cabin Workshop

Archaeology, Architecture & Preservation
LEARN Log Cabin Workshop

Researching with the MRD

Research
Researching with the MRD

The Architectural Fragment Collections

Architecture & Preservation
The Architectural Fragment Collections
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