A new travel show that features historic sites all around the country is premiering an episode all about Charlottesville.
"Up to Speed" is an online series hosted by tour guide Timothy "Speed" Levitch. The Charlottesville episode features sites like the University of Virginia and Monticello.
A spokesperson for Monticello says the show is a fun way to get people interested in history.
Lisa Stites of Monticello said, "It's a different perspective. It's a different way of looking at Thomas Jefferson and of looking at Monticello so we're actually hoping that it will engage a new audience, maybe a young audience."
Tuesday, December 10 2013 8:13 PM EST2013-12-11 01:13:23 GMT
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