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  • Celebrate the Barre Heritage Festival!

    The last weekend in July is a spectacular, city-wide extravaganza featuring arts, culture, music, historic exhibits, and community. The Vermont Historical Society will be offering free admission on Saturday with Clara's Games on the front lawn at 60 ...

Vermont History Expo 2016 was a huge splash!

Thank you for joining us at the 2016 Vermont History Expo! You helped make it historic. Did you attend or exhibit at Expo? Did you want to come but didn't? Take our Expo Survey here! We'll be doing a prize drawing from all completed responses. 

1970s new exhibit this fall!

Vt70s peace webWe have gathered memories, documents, and objects from the tumultuous 1970s decade. Now we're planning a symposium and brand new exhibit about Vermont's counterculture. Watch this site for details coming this fall! More here.