We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Pavilion Building

State Street, Montpelier, VT 05609-0002
Review Highlights
Pavilion Building - Near the State House

The Pavilion Building is located a stone's throw from the Vermont State House. The building is... read more

Reviewed 20 February 2017
Alexandria, Virginia
Charming historical building

Attended a meeting in this building so did not get to explore. It is a charming old Vermont... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2016
Read all 9 reviews
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
This frontier-style architecture building houses the Vermont Historical Society Museum.
  • Excellent11%
  • Very good78%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
19 Feb 2017
“Pavilion Building - Near the State House”
10 Aug 2016
“Charming historical building”
State Street, Montpelier, VT 05609-0002
Write a ReviewReviews (9)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Reviewed 20 February 2017

The Pavilion Building is located a stone's throw from the Vermont State House. The building is historic and is home to the Historical Society and some state offices. The building is not the style one might expect of a state office building - but look...More

Thank 349Charles25
Reviewed 11 August 2016

Attended a meeting in this building so did not get to explore. It is a charming old Vermont building that has been renovated to house office space, governor's offices and a museum. It is well kept. Prepare for security and to have special key entry...More

Thank pigcoon
Reviewed 20 July 2016

The old building burned down. The state built a replica of the old building and attached a modern brick and mortar office building to it. There's not much to see unless you're a fan of government office buildings, fluorescent lighting, and bland paint combinations. The...More

Thank MontpelierGuy
Reviewed 19 April 2015 via mobile

A nice little museum that covers everything from the paleo-Indians on to today, it takes around an hour to see it all. Everything is in good condition, and the topic coverage is comprehensive, including the anti-Masonic political parties of the 1800s, and even a photo...More

1  Thank Film G
Reviewed 28 May 2013

Great exhibits, genealogy research. Very interesting. I liked the stuffed animals and other artifacts.

Thank dragonflysees
Reviewed 8 September 2012

Vermont Historical Society has a small museum on the first floor. Building houses Governor's, Treasurers and Attorney Generals office.

Thank vtsnowman
Reviewed 13 March 2012

I have been to exhibits in the Pavilion before, but not recently. My visits in the past few years have been cause-related. If you are invited to a meeting or rally in the auditorium below ground, or to a conference room above, or want to...More

3  Thank justwannahavefun
Nearby HotelsSee all 4 hotels in Montpelier
Capitol Plaza
398 reviews
.08 km away
Econo Lodge Montpelier
233 reviews
.92 km away
Twin City Motel
110 reviews
3.94 km away
Hilltop Inn
281 reviews
4.99 km away
Nearby Restaurants
J Morgan's Steakhouse
409 reviews
.06 km away
147 reviews
.19 km away
Capitol Grounds
142 reviews
.25 km away
Positive Pie 2
234 reviews
.27 km away
Nearby Attractions
Vermont State House
373 reviews
.18 km away
Vermont Historical Society Museum
82 reviews
.04 km away
Hubbard Park
62 reviews
.85 km away
Lost Nation Theater
33 reviews
.37 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Pavilion Building staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines