Season 2, Episode 4-James Madison and Montpelier

The Father of the Constitution has one of the most ambitious renovation projects, to get his home at Montpelier back to the status when James and Dolley Madison resided there. Learn about Madison’s pre-presidency, his tumultuous term, his enigmatic wife, and, of course, his mansion! Be sure to check out James Madison’s “Visiting the Presidents”Continue reading “Season 2, Episode 4-James Madison and Montpelier”

Season 1, Episode 4-James Madison and Port Conway

Listen to This Episode! James Madison’s birth and childhood, and his birthplace at Belle Grove Plantation in Port Conway, Virginia. Listen as we visit James Madison’s birth and site at Belle Grove Plantation in Port Conway, along the Rappahannock. While the original home fell into the river (!), you can visit the current Belle GroveContinue reading “Season 1, Episode 4-James Madison and Port Conway”