Vermont History Museum


The museum is now open with new procedures.

PLEASE NOTE: The State of Vermont has implemented a phased reopening plan with guidance for cross-state travelers. For more information, please visit

Please review our procedures before visiting. Visitor guidelines and requirements are made in conjunction with mandates and recommendations from the State of Vermont and are subject to change. Thank you for your understanding.

CURRENT HOURS: Wednesday- Saturday 10 am - 4 pm 

The museum shop offers a wide variety of books, gifts, maps, and toys. Some products are available from the museum's online store.


  • Adults: $7
  • Families: $20
  • Seniors, students, children: $5
  • Members and children under 6: free.

Educational groups are admitted free with advance reservations. Click here for information on scheduling a field trip.

Tour groups are welcome at a discounted rate. We are a Blue Star Museum, offering free admission to active-duty military personnel.

Current open hours are Wednesday-Saturday, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm. Closed on state and federal holidays. Click here for a map of the museum.

Information on parking in downtown Montpelier can be found here. The accessible entrance & accessible parking are located on the side of the building, off of Governor Davis Avenue. Please note: due to current heightened security for the Pavilion building, the outer door at the accessible entrance is locked at all times. Please call (802) 828-2291 when you arrive for assistance. 

Click here for our online exhibits

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