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Lifetime Learning: Jefferson in Paris Seminar

UVA Jefferson statue
Paris, France

JUNE 25 – JULY 1, 2017

In celebration of the University of Virginia’s Bicentennial, immerse yourself in late 18th-century Paris as you trace the footsteps of Thomas Jefferson and other early American leaders. Relive their encounters and triumphs and visit the places that inspired them.

You will enjoy lectures and tours of Parisian monuments, museums and gardens such as the: Invalides, Grand Palace, Louvre Museum, Tuileries Garden amongst other places with which Jefferson fell in love.

Led by UVA’s School of Architecture Professors:

  • Louis Nelson, Associate Dean, Professor of Architectural History
  • Richard Guy Wilson, Commonwealth Professor of Architectural History

For more information, please visit University of Virginia’s Lifetime Learning program website.