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35th Anniversary Celebration!

Billings Farm & Museum invites you to our 35th Anniversary Celebration on Sunday, June 24, 2018. ADMISSION IS FREE for the entire day! Join us from 10-5 for a fun day of activities and programs for all ages including a farm animal parade, live music, 1860s base ball , guest speakers, ice cream making, historic […]

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July Programs for Preschoolers

Programs for Preschoolers will be offered Wednesday mornings in July, from 9:00 – 10:30 a.m.  Each program will feature a story, special visit to the farm, hands-on activity, and a snack.  The cost is $3.00 per person for Billings Farm & Museum members, and $5.00 per person for non-members (includes admission to the Farm & […]

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Billings Farm & Museum to Participate in Blue Star Museums

Billings Farm & Museum, gateway to Vermont’s rural heritage, will participate in Blue Star Museums, a collaboration with the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, and more than 2,000 museums across America to offer free admission to all active duty military personnel and their families from Memorial Day (May 28) through Labor Day […]

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Woodstock Vermont Film Series Announces Summer Schedule -and Curator Jay Craven

The Billings Farm & Museum is pleased to announce plans for its first-ever Woodstock Vermont Summer Film Series and the appointment of award-winning filmmaker Jay Craven as its Film Series curator and director. The Summer Film Series will start May 18th and 19th with special screenings of legendary filmmaker Frederick Wiseman’s acclaimed new documentary, EX […]

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May Story Time Programs

It's a great time to enroll your kids (or grandkids) in Billings Farm & Museum's Programs for Preschoolers, taking place Wednesday mornings in May, from 9:00 – 10:30 a.m. Each Preschool Program will feature a story, visit to the farm, hands-on activity, and snack. The cost is $3.00 per person for Billings Farm & Museum members and $5.00 per [...] Read More

2018 Summer Camp Offerings

Billings Farm & Museum is hosting two week-long summer camps in 2018. Each camp, designed for ages 8 – 12, is offered twice during the summer break. The sessions are Monday - Friday from 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Living History Camp July 9 – 13 and August 6 - 10, 2018 Step back in time [...] Read More

2017 People’s Choice Quilt Awards Announced

Billings Farm & Museum, gateway to Vermont’s rural heritage, announces the results of the 2017 “People’s Choice” awards for the 31st Annual Quilt Exhibition, held July 29–September 17, 2017. Over 15,000 visitors viewed the exhibition and nearly 1,000 ballots were cast for favorite quilts. The results: Full size quilts:  First place: Logs in Black & […]

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Programs for Preschoolers begin September 6th.

Programs for Preschoolers will be offered Wednesday mornings in September, from 9:00 – 10:30 a.m.  Each program will feature a story, visit to the farm, hands-on activity, and snack.  The cost is $3.00 per person for Billings Farm & Museum members, and $5.00 per person for non-members (includes admission to the Farm & Museum). To […]

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31st Annual Quilt Exhibition Awards Announced

Congratulations Juror’s Choice- and Staff Choice Award-winners, announced at the 31st Annual Quilt Exhibition opening reception on July 28th. The exhibit is open daily through September 17 and features 47 exquisite quilts made by quilters living in Windsor County, Vermont. The Quilt Exhibition is a juried show and each of the exhibition’s three jurors selected a […]

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