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Rock of Ages

560 Graniteville Rd, Barre, VT 05654-8001
+1 877-870-9057
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Excellent for Family and Individuals

Outstanding place for viewing; learning; sites to see; easy parking; informative staff; cute gift... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Bonnie R
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Corunna, Michigan
Rock of Ages tour

The tour of Rock of Ages was informative with a good view of the quarry and a very pleasant guide... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
cranberry2
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New Rochelle, New York
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The world's largest quarry.
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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560 Graniteville Rd, Barre, VT 05654-8001
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+1 877-870-9057
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Outstanding place for viewing; learning; sites to see; easy parking; informative staff; cute gift shop.

Thank Bonnie R
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The tour of Rock of Ages was informative with a good view of the quarry and a very pleasant guide. However they didn't mention the absolutely amazing hiking trails maintained by the Millstone Trail Association which take you by multiple abandoned quarries. The Grand Lookout...More

Thank cranberry2
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went with a group of Red Knights from all over the world. Seeing how the ideas go from a drawing into such beautiful works of arts was remarkable. The tour guide was knowledgeable about every aspect of the production that happens. The granite bowling...More

Thank Cathy S
Reviewed 1 week ago

The quarry is a very interesting place to visit. There is a short film presentation that gives background information. Then, you take a bus to an observation area above the quarry. You get clear view down into the quarry and a very knowledgeable tour guide...More

Thank Skmmm
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great tour. Awesome how much granite is there and how much has been taking out. Also did the self tour of to factory, Those workers are very particular to detail. The monuments are warranteed.

Thank EMTB5R3
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were there with a group and unfortunately the power had gone out so we were not able to do the factory tour which probably would have been more interesting to me. It was awesome though seeing the 600 foot quarry and listening to the...More

Thank jcmcgg13
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

our first time seeing a working stone quarry. we got there early but they opened the store for us and we watched a very informative 16 minute film about the quarry. we didnt stay for the van tour to the quarry itself, but we did...More

Thank Margaret K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We found Rock Of Ages from TripAdvisor. Located in Barre, Rock of Ages harvests granite from the local mountains and sends their product all over the world. Their main focus is to create memorials for families. There is a tour available and it is worth...More

Thank grosbea
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

very interesting place, tour was great and guide, learned a lot about the industry of granite well worth the 5 hour trip

Thank paulgX5110FQ
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The tour was short but interesting. The guide was knowledgeable and always had an answer for the group's questions. You take a small van to the site so there isn't much walking. The site and the vast granite deposit is awesome. On weekdays you can...More

Thank eeppiy
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Cindy W
18 April 2015|
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Response from Todd P | Property representative |
Thank you for your inquiry. Our tours of the quarry begin on Friday, May 22nd and operate M-Sat., 9:15-3:35 (Closed July 4th). From Sep. 1 - Oct. 18, the tours operate M-Sun. The cost is $6 per adult, $5.50 per senior... More
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