Vermont History Museum in Montpelier
Vermont History Museum
109 State Street, Montpelier
A New American Globe: James Wilson of Vermont
On View Through June 2023
Learn about the history of Vermont where it happened
A partnership with ABC 22 & Fox 44
Vermonters at Work
On view through July 2023
Explore the items that make up Vermont's history
Vermont Historical Society Bookstore
Take history home with you
Vermont History Center
Vermont History Center
60 Washington Street, Barre
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Vermont History at Home
Online Resources From VHS
COVID-19 Archive: Contribute your photographs, stories, poems, and videos of living through the COVID-19 crisis in Vermont
Collecting COVID-19: A Vermont Story
Freedom & Unity: One Ideal, Many Stories
Freedom & Unity
One Ideal, Many Stories
Vermont History Museum
Exhibits & Store
109 State Street, Montpelier, VT
Tuesday - Saturday
10am - 4pm
*Closed on state & federal holidays
Vermont History Center
Leahy Library, Collections, & Offices
60 Washington Street, Barre, VT
Tuesday - Friday & Second Saturdays
9am - 4pm
9am - 8pm
*Closed on state & federal holidays

Vermont Historical Society

The Vermont Historical Society engages both Vermonters and "Vermonters at heart" in the exploration of our state's rich heritage. Our purpose is to reach a broad audience through our outstanding collections, statewide outreach, and dynamic programming. We believe that an understanding of the past changes lives and builds better communities.

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Freedom & Unity: One Ideal, Many Stories

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This Place in History

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