1712 Shelburne Rd.
South Burlington, VT 05403
Phone: (802) 860-1112
Fax: (802) 846-1926
Arts & Museums
Opened in 1931 and set in the campus of the University of Vermont, the Robert Hull Fleming Museum is always frequented by the student community who avail of the rich and vast resources available at hand. Historical art and anthropological artifacts have been carefully preserved and attract the attention of every visitor. Check the website for varying dates.
The Ethan Allen Homestead Museum enjoys a peaceful location in Burlington, and is a fitting tribute to Ethan Allen, fondly referred to as the city's own son. The 1787-constructed farmhouse has been actually rebuilt, and offers visitors a fascinating peek into his life through audio-visual displays. Guided tours are available and one can easily pick up souvenirs at the shop. Call ahead or visit their website for varying open days.
The Kent-Delord House Museum is a historically-significant two-storied home in Clinton County. It was built in 1797. It is touted to be one of the oldest houses in the region of Plattsburgh and is a rectangular structure with a magnificent gable roof. The residence is also famed to be the British headquarters during the battle of Plattsburgh. The house is a local history museum replete with an enticing porch and old-fashioned chimneys to highlight a few features. The picturesque gardens are extremely well-maintained and a treat to the eyes.