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- Vermont's Oldest City
Vergennes was established
in 1788 and is the third oldest city in the United States and Vermont's
oldest city. Only Hartford and New Haven, Connecticut are older
than Vergennes, Vermont. Vegennes covers approximately 1200 acres
of land and is home to over 2,000 people. Vergennes is located in
Addison County, 25 miles south of Burlington; 12 miles north of
Middlebury on Route 22A.
Vergennes played an important role in history because Otter Creek,
which flows through Vergennes, is navigable into Lake Champlain.
The city features the
Historic Vergennes Opera House, which has weekly events involving
the community and special guests, bands, singers, politicians and
theater groups. The
opera house was built in 1897 and fell into a state of disrepair
and closed its doors in the 1970's. It then sat empty for over twenty
years but since this time it has been restored. It is now the cultural
centerpiece of this community.
accomodations include a wide range of prices and styles including
waterfront cottages, bed and breakfasts, ski resort condos, chalets,
cabins, farmhouses and luxury vacation homes. Stay in a quaint bed
and breakfast nestled in the mountain or on the shores of beautiful
Lake Champlain. Vermont
inns are known for their hospitality and historic touches.
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- "Jewel Of Vermont"
The City of Burlington is the largest and most populated
city in Vermont and and is often refered to as the "Queen of Lake Champlain" because
of its unique location on the eastern shores of beautiful Lake Champlain bordering
the edge of the Adirondack Park. Each year, Burlington welcomes thousands of visitors
traveling to the Lake Champlain Valley and the Adirondack mountains of upstate
New York. The city of
is famous for its quintessential charm and architectural beauty and is consistently
ranked as one of the top places to live in the United States offering some of
the finest real estate opportunities in the east.
Burlington has recieved numerous awards and designations including the winner
of the "Great American Main Street
of Vermont, Burlington
Award" by the National Historic Trust and was voted the Number One "City To have
It All" by A&E Television. The Greater Burlington region offers visitors a rich
variety of historic, artistic and cultural attractions. The City of Burlington
is home to the Vermont Symphony Orchestra and the Flynn
Theater for the Performing Arts as well as the University Of Vermont and numerous
other institutions. Burlington also hosts a multitude of music festivals and fairs
including the Champlain Valley Folk Festival, Burlington
Discover Jazz Fest, Vermont Mozart Festival, Burlington Latino Festival and
the Vermont International Film Festival. Burlington is also home to numerous museums
and landmarks including the Shelburne Museum & Farm, Ethan Allen Homestead,
The Shelburne Museum
Ticondeoga Steamship at
Champlain Maritime Museum, Birds of Vermont Museum and UVM's
Perkins Geology Museum, The ECHO Center,
Fleming Museum and Francis Colburn Gallery. For the outdoor enthusiast,
Burlington's beautiful waterfront features nine miles of spectacular
bike paths and walking trails bordering the shores of lovely Lake
The Burlington Church Street Marketplace provides visitors with
year-round shopping & entertainment and features hundreds of unique
boutiques, street vendors, galleries and cafes. During the winter
months the ski resorts of Jay Peak, Smuggler's Notch, Stratton,
Killington and Sugarbush offer a multitude of winter sports and
excellent downhill skiing. Over on the New york side of Lake Champlain
skiers can also discover famous Whiteface Mountain, site of both
the 1932 &1980 winter Olympic games.
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Vermont has long
been known for its truly unique & varied cuisine ranging
from fresh caught native brook trout to world class dining
at five star resorts. In the internationally acclaimed City
of Burlington, diners can choose from exciting restaurants
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to hearty Vermont homecooked meals.
New England Culinary Institute in Burlington was founded on
the principle of learning by doing. Many of todays local chefs
learned their trade at NECI. click
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University of Vermont
The University of Vermont, established in 1791, is the largest
institution of higher learning in Vermont, comprising nearly 300
buildings and a 950-acre main campus. The university maintains
a dual focus on instruction and research. Its enrollment is 7,601
undergraduates, 1,106 graduates and 394 medical students. The
average undergraduate class size is 22.
The University of Vermont faculty consists of 974 full-time and
183 part-time instructors. Most of the undergraduates are from
outside Vermont, principally the Northeastern states. UVM offers
more than 90 undergraduate majors; the most popular are business,
English, and political science. The university also offers four
preprofessional programs; 72 master's and 20 doctoral degree programs;
and an M.D. program.
Come explore Burlington, Vermont and see why the National Geographic Traveler
Magazine named this city the "Top Place Of A Lifetime For Outdoor Activities."
and why Burlington is recognized as the "Jewel Of Vermont."
Vergennes-Vermont.com gives you everything you need to know to plan your trip
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New York and Adirondack Region.
Emerson Guest House
Street Vergennes, VT 05491
Emerson Guest House is an 1850 Victorian Bed & Breakfast located in the quaint
town of Vergennes, Vermont. We're situated in the heart of Lake Champlain Valley,
just 10 minutes from Basin Harbor Country Club, 15 minutes from Middlebury, and
30 minutes from Burlington. We are located on four acres of land with walking
trails, gardens, apple trees and sunset views of the Adirondack Mountains.
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State Capital - Montpelier
Montpelier is the nation's smallest state
capital and is located in central Vermont at the confluence of the Winooski and
North Branch Rivers. Montpelier
features the nation’s oldest and best preserved state capital. The State House
is famous for its brilliant gold dome which measures 57 feet high and is made
of wood sheathed in copper and covered with 23.7 carat gold leaf. The
House and Senate chambers are the oldest legislative chambers in their original
condition anywhere in the country.
here for the Montpelier Website
Rutland - Heart of the Green Mountain State
Located in the heart of
the Green Mountain State, Rutland is the second largest city in the state of Vermont.
Rutland County includes 28 towns and has approximately 70,000 residents. The
City of Rutland provides the region with a vibrant historic downtown and a variety
of businesses and services.
here for the Rutland Website
- "Primary gateway for Southwestern Vermont"
County is Vermont's fifth largest community and encompasses 575 square miles with
over 35,000 residents. The Town of Bennington is nestled beween two beautiful
mountain ranges, the Taconics and Green Mountains, and enjoys easy access to all
forms of outdoor recreation.
here for the Bennington Website
Middlebury - "Summer
Home of Poet Robert Frost"
was originally chartered in 1761 and is
a Shire Town (county seat) of Addison County located in the heart of Vermont dairy
country. Middlebury is also home to the highly accredited Middlebury College and
represents the quintessential New England college town complete with village green
and historic architecture.
here for the Middlebury Website
Brattleboro is situated between
the West and Connecticut Rivers and serves as the primary gateway for southeastern
Vermont. The Town of Brattleboro borders the state of New Hampshire and is centrally
located on route to many major Vermont and NH Ski resorts.
here for the Brattleboro Website
The City of St Albans
is located near Lake Champlain in the Northwest corner of the state and was originally
settled in 1774 and incorporated as a city in 1897. During the Civil War period,
Saint Albans was the scene of the northernmost engagement of the American Civil
Today, the Saint Albans Historical Museum attracts thousands of history
buffs and visitors annually.
for the St Albans Website
Lake Champlain Valley was recently ranked "One of Four Outstanding Get-Away Locations
in the Northeast" by USA Weekday Magazine. Each year, the Lake Champlain Valley
welcomes thousands of visitors traveling to both Vermont's Green Mountains and
the majestic Adirondack mountains of upstate New York.
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