Wine and Archaeology Program

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Thursday May 5

6:00 PM  –  4:00 PM

Enjoy 3-days exploring, tasting, and learning about the history, archaeology, and wine of James Madison’s Montpelier. Excavate side-by-side with Montpelier’s expert archaeology staff through the Piedmont clays that make the region’s archaeology (and wine!) internationally known. Hear lectures from leaders in the fields of archaeology, decorative arts, and wine production. Enjoy private tours of Montpelier and local wineries, including Barboursville Vineyards. Savor award-winning Virginia wines and cuisine through tasting and paired dinners. Top off your experience at the Orange Uncorked Wine Festival. Price includes all wine tastings, meals, and wine festival tickets.

Housing is not included in the program pricing. Participants are responsible for their own housing arrangements. On-site housing is available for an additional fee. Email to inquire about this limited housing option.

COVID 19 vaccinations are required for all program participants. Please see Montpelier's COVID Policy for Events & Programs for more details. 


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