Commemorate James Madison's 266th birthday with a wreath-laying ceremony and special tours of Montpelier.
Saturday, March 16, 2019 12:01 am
Commemorate the 268th birthday of James Madison, featuring the United States Marine Corps' Honor Guard, Color Guard, and Firing detail, during this annual wreath-laying ceremony. Pre-ceremony music will begin at 1:10 PM, and the official ceremony commences at 1:30 PM at the Madison Family Cemetery. Delegate Nick Freitas of Virginia's 30th district is the featured speaker. In the House, Mr. Madison will accept birthday wishes.
Signature tours will be offered every 30 minutes between 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM. A special in-depth tour highlighting Madison's role as Father of the Constitution will be offered at 11:00AM and 3:00PM. Adult tickets are half-price! Purchase tickets.
11350 Constitution Highway
Montpelier Station, VA 22957