1970s Cook Off Postponed
We've had to postpone our 1970s Cook Off originally scheduled for Wednesday, May 17. We hope to reschedule in late fall, so check back for updates.
Get Your Tickets for the Roaring Twenties Party!
It's almost time for our biggest party yet! Get your tickets now for the Roaring Twenties Party on Friday, May 12 to enjoy special liquor tastings, great 1920s themed food, dancing lessons & demonstrations, and special prizes. Full details here.
Museum Grand Reopening!
Join us for the Grand Reopening of the Vermont History Museum on Saturday, April 29 from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm. Free Admission to explore and celebrate the renovated museum and the new National Life Gallery featuring the impressive Paul Sample mural, Salute to Vermont.
Once in the exhibit, visitors will experience updated and refreshed content that integrates new scholarship, as well as including important history from the last thirty years. In the center of the exhibit is the new Local History Spotlight Gallery, which will showcase rotating exhibits created by some of Vermont’s over 190 local historical societies and museums. You’ll also find technology upgrades and a new, interactive “comment wall” that encourages visitors to connect themselves to Vermont’s story.
Family Movie Night, April 19
Join us for a FREE! Family Movie Night, Wednesday, April 19 at 6:30pm at the History Center in Barre. We will be showing the original movie version of Pete’s Dragon (1977). More here.
"Women and the Counterculture" Rescheduled
Our "Women & the Counterculture" program originally scheduled for 3/15 has been rescheduled to Wednesday, March 22, 6:00pm at the History Center in Barre. See here for details. We apologize for any inconvenience.