Vermont Historic Sites
The Vermont Historic Sites pass allows access to some of the states most important site in history. These range from prehistoric encampments, Revolutionary War sites and homesteads of U.S. Presidents.
This pass allows entrance to the following places:
- Bennington Battle Monument
- Chimney Point State Park
- Ethan Allen Historic Site
- Eureka Schoolhouse
- Hubbardton Battlefield State Historic Site
- Hyde Log Cabin
- Justin Morrill State Historic Sire
- Mount Independence State Historic Site
- Old Constitution House State Historic Site
- President Calvin Coolidge State Historic Site
- President Chester Arthur Historic Site
Vermont's Historical Society Museum
Vermont's History Museum is a multimedia exhibit presenting Vermont's history from 1600 to the present day. There is one permanent exhibit aptly named "Freedom and Unity One Ideal, Many Stories", which has been on display since 2004 that enables visitors to walk through time and experience a full sized Abenaki wigwam, a re-creation of the Catamount Tavern where the Green Mountain Boys gathered, a railroad station complete with a working telegraph and a WWII living room furnished with period music and magazines.
Vermont State Parks
The library has a a day pass to the Vermont State Parks available to Williston/St. George residents. The parks are a wonderful place to get away and enjoy a hike up a mountain trail or a picnic by a pond. Better yet, check out a book from the library and relax under a tree.
Curious what each park has to offer? Check out this iPhone app that has directions, important numbers and services at the parks: http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/oh-ranger!-parkfinder-vermont/id509618668?mt=8
Visit the Vermont State Parks website for more information.