History Explorer

Be a Vermont History Explorer!

The Vermont History Explorer website is full of information about Vermont history. It has over 200 articles about Vermont history that can be read online, printed, or projected on a screen. It is also a great place to find primary sources like photographs and historic documents. This colorful, interactive site is designed for children, specifically students in grades 3 through 6. Resources for teachers and parents are also included.

The website uses artifacts and photographs from the Vermont Historical Society's collections.

  • Maps and documents help tell the story of Vermont becoming the 14th state.
  • Photographs and census records show how Vermont has changed over time.
  • An illustrated timeline lets students discover fascinating facts about Vermont history
  • Lesson plans and lists of Vermont history books are valuable resources for teachers and homeschool educators.


For additional information, contact education@vermonthistory.org 

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