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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
Fantastic!!

I have lived in Windsor back in the day. The "OLD CONSTITUTION HOUSE" was a breath of fresh air. I... read more

Reviewed 24 July 2017
Doris L
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Vassalboro, Maine
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Windsor's first preserved building.
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U.S. Route 5 - Main Street, Windsor, VT
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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 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

7  Thank Doris L
Reviewed 26 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
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

Thank David Z
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
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.

Thank JaneAndTed
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
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.

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