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Dates and Hours of Operations

Interior exhibits at the President Chester A. Arthur State Historic Site are closed for the 2022 season. 


Donations Appreciated


Chester Arthur Historic Site
4588 Chester Arthur Rd.
Fairfield, VT 05455

To reach the site from the west, take Route 36 from St. Albans and travel approximately seven miles to Fairfield. At the small village of Fairfield, head north and bear right after approximately one mile and then continue five miles to the Historic Site. The road will turn to gravel.

To reach the site from the east, take Route 108 and approximately 4 miles from either Bakersfield or Enosburg go west on a gravel road approximately two miles to the Historic Site.   Map it!


  • Picnic Area
  • Trails

Save on Admission

In addition to Vermont Days and Bennington Battle Day, here are more ways for eligible Vermonters to explore our Historic Sites throughout the season at free or reduced rates:​

  • All active military personnel (and immediate family members) are always admitted free. Thank you for your service.
  • All State-owned Historic Sites offer discounted rates for pre-registered groups over a specified size. Call sites for details.

Green Mountain Passport

Library Pass

  • Free!
  • Any Vermonter can check out a Free Pass from the local library. Each pass provides access for up to 8 people.
  • Available to check out from your local library
  • Each pass provides access for up to 8 people
  • Visit your local library for more information 


  • Pets are permitted on the grounds and trails
  • Pets are not permitted in the buildings except for Service Dogs
  • Pets must be on a leash
  • Please pick up after your pet

Contact Us:
Phone: (802) 933-8362 during hours the site is open.  At all other times call: (802) 828-3051

Or write: Vermont Division for Historic Preservation, Attention: Historic Sites Operations Chief, One National Life Drive, 6th Floor, Montpelier, VT 05620-1201