Jefferson in Paris Seminar

In celebration of the University of Virginia’s Bicentennial 2017-2019

Thomas Jefferson called Paris home for five years, from August 1784 to September 1789 as United States Ambassador to France and the court of Louis XVI. There he explored its culture, architecture, art, theater, bookstores, foods, wines, language and much more.  Join University of Virginia’s Lifetime Learning for the Jefferson in Paris Seminar where you will learn about Jefferson’s Paris—the museums, statues, culture, history and much more.

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