Vermont History Center

The Leahy Library is now open by appointment only with new procedures.

Exhibits at the History Center in Barre will remain closed until September 1 or later. 

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.

History Center

Located in the beautiful historic Spaulding school building at 60 Washington Street in Barre. Galleries are generally open Monday–Friday 9:00 am to 4:00 pm, admission is free.

Leahy Library

The Leahy Library of the Vermont Historical Society, open to the public four days a week, is a center for individualized research and discovery. Learn more.

Museum Research Collections

The Vermont History Center also houses our artifact collections, available for research by appointment. Learn more.

Accessible & limited mobility parking is available in a small lot at our Washington St. entrance. Additional parking is available on street. 

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