Travelin' TJ

Help Thomas Jefferson see the modern world!

Travelin’ TJ ready to be colored and taken on a trip.Print out and color an image of Travelin' TJ.  Then take a picture of him next to:

  • a national or local landmark
  • your school
  • your house
  • something you think he might enjoy

If you have a Flickr account, you can add your image on the Travelin' TJ Flickr group.You may also e-mail a digital copy of the image (no larger than 1 MB, please) or send a printed copy to us at: Monticello Education Department, PO Box 316, Charlottesville, VA 22902. We will post the image to the group on your behalf. (Please note that artwork sent to us cannot be returned.) **

Please include a short description of the place you visit with Travelin' TJ and why he might find it interesting.   If possible, please include a street address of the site, or—if you really want to impress Jefferson—list its latitude and longitude coordinates.

**Please note that by submitting an image you are agreeing to the following:

I acknowledge that I am 13 years of age of older. If a minor child is pictured in the submitted image, I affirm that I am the parent or legal guardian of the pictured minor. I agree to the collection, use and disclosure of the submitted image and associated information as described in the Thomas Jefferson Foundation’s online Privacy Policy and Community Guidelines found at


Copyright 2009 Thomas Jefferson Foundation, Inc.; Rachel Witt, artist.