History and Social Studies

Featured Historic Places/Sites

Ethan Allen Homestead

The historic home of Vermont’s founder offers a genuine slice of 18th-century life. All programs include a tour of the reconstructed homestead, hands-on exhibits, and a presentation in the recreated tavern. 1 Ethan Allen Homestead, Burlington, VT 05408. Chittenden County. Tel: 802-865-4556. Cost: Fee.... More Info

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Hildene, The Lincoln Family Home

1005 Hildene Rd., Manchester, VT 05254. 802-367-7965. Groups can tour the 24-room home, listen to the Aeolian Pipe Organ, and walk through the colorful Hoyt Formal Garden. They'll also want to watch cheesemaking at the farm, and see the 1903 Pullman Car Sunbeam. Fee.

Hubbardton Battlefield State Historic Site

7305 VT Route 125. Addison, VT. 802-759-2412/802-273-2282. The Battle of Hubbardton was the only Revolutionary War battle fought entirely in Vermont fought in the early morning hours of July 7, 1777. Fee.

Justin Morrill Homestead

214 Justin Morrill Memorial Hwy. Strafford, VT. 802-765-4484. Gothic Revival cottage, designed and built by Justin Morrill before starting his political career. Fee.

Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National Historical Park

54 Elm St. Woodstock, VT. 802-457-3368. Go hiking, horseback riding, cross-county skiing and snowshoeing on over 20 miles of trails and carriage roads. Free/Fee.