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Grafton Historical Society

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Address: 147 Main Street, Grafton, VT 05146-9803
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+1 802-843-2584
10:00 - 16:00
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Thu - Mon 10:00 - 16:00

An educational, non-profit society to bring together those persons...

An educational, non-profit society to bring together those persons interested in history, especially the history of Grafton, Vermont; we work to discover and collect any materials such as books, papers, manuscripts, genealogical records, paintings, photographs, and artifacts illustrative of life, conditions, events, and activities of the past and present pertinent to the history of Grafton, Vermont View and experience the wonderful collections of Grafton artifacts creatively displayed in fresh exhibits that are changed annually. Our new gift shop, features wool fat soaps, books, bees wax candles,Henderson Redware, items from Cooperman Fife & Drum and much more.

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Fabulous historical museum!!!

We totally enjoyed this museum put together by the Grafton Historical Society. The extensive collection of artifacts and records available here give a tremendous look into the... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2016
Patricia K
Haymarket, Virginia
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Haymarket, Virginia
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Reviewed 9 August 2016

We totally enjoyed this museum put together by the Grafton Historical Society. The extensive collection of artifacts and records available here give a tremendous look into the history of the town from 1754 to the present. It has everything from Vt. soapstone artifacts, to videos and books of Grafton's inhabitants, to larger pieces such as wagons and a fire engine.... More 

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Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 23 June 2016

Grafton is awash with history. It is literally all around you when you're in town. This gem of a museum adds a lot of details to help you really appreciate where you are. A very fascinating museum, way beyond what you'd expect from the modest outward appearance!

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 13 April 2015

This well maintained Historical Society has great exhibits and wondeful information on the history of Grafton Village!! The staff were very nice and well informed!!

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Basking Ridge, New Jersey
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Reviewed 8 August 2013

Very impressed with the Grafton Historical Society Museum. Quite extensive and informative. A hidden treasure.

Thank Lisa M
New Paltz, New York
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Reviewed 9 January 2012

It was a nice hour diversion and a great look into the area and its history.

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