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Old Constitution House

U.S. Route 5 - Main Street, Windsor, VT
+1 802-672-3773
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On Constitution Day, July 8th., 2017, costumed tour guides gave an interesting historical tour... read more

Reviewed 26 December 2017
scottishvermonter
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Saint Johnsbury, Vermont
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July 8th 1777 is a very important date in Vermont history. Windsor is the birthplace of Vermont... read more

Reviewed 19 September 2017
babybatman8
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Windsor VT
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Windsor's first preserved building.
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good11%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
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U.S. Route 5 - Main Street, Windsor, VT
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+1 802-672-3773
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Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

On Constitution Day, July 8th., 2017, costumed tour guides gave an interesting historical tour. Vermont can be proud of their condemnation of slavery!

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Reviewed 19 September 2017

July 8th 1777 is a very important date in Vermont history. Windsor is the birthplace of Vermont. Vermont Constitution was written and signed here in Windsor.

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Reviewed 24 July 2017

I have lived in Windsor back in the day. The "OLD CONSTITUTION HOUSE" was a breath of fresh air. I must start off by saying that our curator, Jim, was and is, fantastic! First of all, Jim is a 91 year old plumber/electrician has his...More

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Reviewed 25 June 2017

I am embarrassed to admit that although I have lived in Vermont for over 35 years, and driven past Constitution House many times, I only visited it today. That’s a pity, because coming here is a good grounding experience for knowing what Vermont values and...More

1  Thank Wombat27_11
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Reviewed 29 August 2016

Well worth the $3 entry. In addition to a lot of interesting exhibits, we were lucky enough to be guided around the museum by Jim, who provided a lot of extra information and insights. A great way to spend some time on a Saturday or...More

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Reviewed 29 June 2016

Old Constitution House State Historic Site, but moved from its original location a few blocks away. Birthplace of the Vermont Republic and the Constitution of the State of Vermont

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Reviewed 6 February 2016 via mobile

Here for a Vermont ski weekend; no snow! We were looking for alternative adventures, and this seemed promising. However, calling first got a recording explaining they were closed for the season. It would be nice if TripAdvisor had the capacity to list seasonal attractions opening...More

Thank JoeBobNH
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Reviewed 13 August 2015

This is where it all began. The constitution of Vermont was signed here. Friendly helpful staff in a beautifully resored quintessential Vermont town.

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Reviewed 13 October 2014

We stopped by this place by chance when on our way elsewhere andweregkad we dropped in. We started with a live cooking demo in the front garden along with a chat on local history which helped put the area in context for us. We then...More

1  Thank GTSSurrey
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Reviewed 29 September 2014 via mobile

My wife and I found this place by accident. The tour guide is the greatest. Everyone who wants to learn more about Vermont history should check out this place.

1  Thank Steve T
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