An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until January 1, 2024
Travel to Victorian Christmas past! Learn about a Victorian Christmas and view our authentically decorated farmhouse parlor.
Dip your own candle and enjoy the festive holiday tree and decorations that fill the Visitor Center and historic barn. Be sure to vote for the best staff-made gingerbread house on display, beginning December 16.
Warm up by the outdoor fire with a cup of cocoa and s’mores, available for purchase. Light adventure can be found on a snowshoe, hike or cross-country ski along the Ottauquechee River, weather permitting.
On the farm, guests can meet our Jersey cows, draft horses, chickens, sheep, and goats in the barns. Public sleigh rides are available on December 18, 20, 27 and 30, conditions permitting.
Christmas shopping is a delight in the Museum Gift Shop where shoppers will find unique holiday gifts and Billings Farm cheese. (No admission required) Select items, including curated gift boxes and Billings Farm cheeses, are also available in our Online Gift Shop (order by Dec. 13 for delivery by Christmas).
– Up Close with a Jersey Cow 11:00am & 2:00pm
– Make a mini-mince pie to take home 11:00am to 3:00pm (Be sure to leave about 30 minutes for baking time!)
– Victorian Christmas History Program 12:00pm & 3:00pm
– Children’s Story 1:00pm
– Daily Milking 3:15pm – 4:00pm
NOTE: Billings Farm & Museum is closed on December 24th & 25th.