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Shelburne Museum


Shelburne Museum

6000 Shelburne Road, Shelburne, 05482, VT

It’s hard to know where to start at this museum campus south of Burlington — with the full-size steamboat, the locomotive, the lighthouse, or the exhibit of antique dollhouses and toys. Wherever they begin, kids have a good time exploring and discovering the treasures of this collection assembled by a family of wealthy patrons of New York art museums. While they are occupied, parents can take turns stealing away to view the world-class collection of impressionist and modern art.

Recent Traveler Reviews

Fantastic venue - so much to see!

by HappyTrails082013

This museum contains so many examples of Americana with its 39 structures depicting typical architecture of a given era, including a covered bridge, horseshoe & round barns, school house and sawmill...
A Walk Through History.

by 128jimk

This is Mecca for any history buff. The vast collection of artifacts coupled with a well informed staff made this a great experience. There are lots of hands on exhibits for kids as well as…