Vermont History Center

PLEASE NOTE: The Vermont History Center and Library are currently CLOSED to the public due to the COVID-19 outbreak. Please check back for updates on reopening. We will be checking our "Ask a Librarian" service, although our access to reference resources will be limited.  We apologize for any inconvenience.

History Center

Located in the beautiful historic Spaulding school building at 60 Washington Street in Barre. Galleries are generally open Monday–Friday 9:00 am to 4:00 pm, admission is free.

Leahy Library

The Leahy Library of the Vermont Historical Society, open to the public four days a week, is a center for individualized research and discovery. Learn more.

Museum Research Collections

The Vermont History Center also houses our artifact collections, available for research by appointment. Learn more.

Accessible & limited mobility parking is available in a small lot at our Washington St. entrance. Additional parking is available on street. 

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