Gateway to Vermont’s Rural Heritage


Billings Farm is open daily May 1 through October 31, 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. and weekends November - February, and Christmas & February vacation weeks from 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Billings Farm Summer Camp programs offered June, July, and August.

Programs for Preschoolers offered Wednesdays in July.

Old Vermont 4th - A patriotic family celebration featuring the reading of the Declaration of Independence, historic debate, wagon rides, making 1890 flags, spelling bees, sack races, and lots more.

Time Travel Tuesdays July 7 - Aug. 18.

Wagon Ride Wednesdays July 1 - Sept. 30.

Foodways Fridays July 10 – Oct. 16.

National Ice Cream Day - July 19th. Help make and sample four flavors of ice cream as we celebrate the great American dessert. Horse-drawn wagon rides.

Hay Day - July 26th. See traditional haying techniques, including cutting, raking, and tedding with the farm's draft horses and equipment. Quench your thirst with a sample of switchel, games, crafts, horse-drawn wagon rides, farm programs, and more.

For a complete listing of events.

The Rockefeller Legacy

Laurance S. Rockefeller's legacy is reflected in Woodstock and its environs. Here, he applied his belief in conservation, sustainable land use, and heritage as values that are essential to culture, community, and the human spirit.

In The Spotlight

Billings Farm Announces Production of 100% Raw Milk Cheddar Cheese.

Billings Farm & Museum to Participate with the American Precision Museum in a Reciprocal Program for Members

Billings Farm & Museum to Participate in Blue Star Museums - May, 2015.

Billings Farm "Voted Best Historic Farm" in Vermont in the May/June 2015 issue of "Yankee Magazine's - 324 Editor's Picks for Where to Go & What To Do - Best of New England!"

Successful Show for Billings Farm at National Spring Dairy Show - April 2015.

Billings Farm announces the continuation of its farm internship program for 2015.

WCAX Interview with Gov. Madeleine Kunin & David Donath, authors featured in the recently published book, The Vermont Difference: Perspectives from the Green Mountain State.

Ottauquechee River restoration project in Woodstock, VT receives funding.

Working Lands - Our Vermont Home - January, 2013

Billings Farm & Museum offers "Heart of Vermont" Driving Tour CD and Map.