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Vermont Historical Society Museum

109 State St, Montpelier, VT 05602-2720
+1 802-828-2291
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A walk in the past

This is a wonderful, well -displayed, historical museum. We spent around an hour and a half and... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
smacd0na
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Warren, Vermont
via mobile
Recently renovated (Jan 2017)

After touring the State Capitol (highly recommended) we stopped in to check out this Historical... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Ihor R
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Wilmington, United States
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Museum of history in Montpelier Vermont.
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good38%
  • Average14%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“few hours” (3 reviews)
“state house” (9 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 16:00
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109 State St, Montpelier, VT 05602-2720
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+1 802-828-2291
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is a wonderful, well -displayed, historical museum. We spent around an hour and a half and could have stayed longer. We were with my grandchildren and their staying power is short. We will definitely go back.

Thank smacd0na
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

After touring the State Capitol (highly recommended) we stopped in to check out this Historical Museum. We had stopped in previously many times and wanted the kids (ages 8 & 10) to see the stuffed catamount. To our surprise the entrance has been renovated into...More

Thank Ihor R
Reviewed 6 days ago

We visited the museum which is next door to the State Capitol building. It is small but we enjoyed learning more about the history of Vermont. It is free for Military, Retired or Veterans and is $5 for retired folks. It is a few bucks...More

Thank Richard G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful little museum about Vermont History. Period rooms and many documents. Visit, you will be suprised

Thank vtsnowman
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There was a lot of info in here but not a ton hands on for kids, so plan accordingly. They did have a whole room dedicated to horses in Vermont........ One fact I learned is that in the 1850's Vermont was down to 15% of...More

Thank Keith T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You will learn a lot about Vermont in a very enjoyable matter, something for everyone in the family. When I went the first time, my husband, a Montpelier native, didn't want to go. Well then I had to wait on him before he would leave....More

Thank Mary Sue L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Take time to visit the museum along with the state house. Good historical information and artifacts about Vermont.

Thank BearCat318
Reviewed 13 July 2017

This place is okay. I think my favorite part was the structure inside. I also remember the stuffed catamount or whatever it was.

Thank jessicablack061
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

Excellent affordable museum suitable for all ages. Handicap accessible. Very comprehensive history & culture presentations. Every tourist should visit museum & city at large.

Thank Greenpondgirl
Reviewed 19 June 2017

This is a very accessible way to understand Vermont's history. My whole family enjoyed it. It has exhibits geared toward children, but is also sophisticated enough for adults to enjoy. You can go through the whole thing in about 90 minutes, but could spend a...More

Thank MCG1300
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