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July 7, 2015

HUBBARDTON, Vt. – Hundreds of reenactors will gather for a colorful, full-scale history pageant paying tribute to the only battle fought on Vermont soil in the war for American independence. A “Revolutionary Weekend” will be held July 11 and 12 at the Hubbardton Battlefield in Hubbardton, Vermont.

June 9, 2015

Vermont Days Offer Free Fishing and Free Access to State Parks and Historic Sites

Vermont Days are an annual invitation to visitors and Vermonters to explore Vermont’s excellent fishing, state parks, and historic culture for free!

May 21, 2015

State Historic Sites Open in Grand Style
Rare First Lady Gowns on Display in Plymouth; Sites Statewide Plan Exhibits

MONTPELIER, Vt.—Elegant and sophisticated, First Lady Grace Coolidge offered a couture counterpoint to the more flamboyant flapper style of the Roaring Twenties. A new collection of her gowns, jewelry, and elaborate accessories will be on temporary display beginning May 23 when the President Calvin Coolidge State Historic Site in Plymouth opens for the season.

April 21, 2015

Orwell, VT—Spring into spring with the annual guided wildflower walk on Sunday, April 26, 2015, at 1:00 p.m. at the Mount Independence State Historic Site in Orwell, Vermont. Amy Olmsted, a nursery professional for more than 20 years, leads this informative program.  Olmsted is a horticulturist with Rocky Dale Gardens in Bristol, Vermont.

November 19, 2014

Coolidge Open House Celebrates Traditions of Season 

October 10, 2014

HUBBARDTON, Vt.— On Thursday, October 23, 2014, conditions permitting, enjoy a safe viewing of the partial solar eclipse at the Hubbardton Battlefield State Historic Site in Hubbardton.  Members of the Green Mountain Alliance of Amateur Astronomers will be on hand from 5:30 to 7:00 p.m. to help you safely observe and explain this special time when the new moon passes in front of and obscures much of the sun.  

October 2, 2014

ORWELL, Vt.—The third and final guided 2014 tour exploring sections of the 1776 Mount Independence-Hubbardton Military Road takes place on Sunday, October 12, 2014, at 1:00 p.m. at the Mount Independence State Historic Site in Orwell, Vermont.  Enjoy the fall colors and learn about history too!

September 30, 2014

WINDSOR, Vt. -- The Old Constitution House, Birthplace of Vermont, hosts a weekend of period reenactments on Saturday and Sunday, October 11 & 12, 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

September 28, 2014

HUBBARDTON, Vt.— Two special outdoor programs are coming up at the Hubbardton Battlefield State Historic Site in Hubbardton, Vermont—the 17th annual Mount Zion hike on Sunday, October 5, 2014, from 2:00 to 5:00 p.m. and a “Total Lunar Eclipse Morning” on Wednesday, October 8, from 4:00 to 7:00 a.m.

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