• Sugaring Field Trip at the Farm

    Sugaring Field Trip at the Farm

    Cultivating a conservation ethic for a sustainable future

    Our working farm and forests are part of Vermont's working landscape and a resource for our education programs.

    Learn about our sugaring operations

  • Shelburne Farms' Sustainable Schools Project

    Cultivating a conservation ethic for a sustainable future

    Our educational programs help all ages explore stewardship and sustainability.

    Come discover our education programs.

  • Our Brown Swiss herd, responsible for Shelburne Farms' award winning cheddar.

    Cultivating a conservation ethic for a sustainable future

    Our working farm is environmentally, economically, and culturally sustainable.

    Come discover our working farm.

  • The Inn at Shelburne Farms

    Cultivating a conservation ethic for a sustainable future

    Our trails, programs, and seasonal inn open this National Historic Landmark to the public.

    Come discover our property.

  •  WALKING TRAILS are wet and muddy in spots.  ROADS ARE CLOSED TO PEDESTRIANS.  Open year-round: Welcome Center and programs

Featured Programs

on the Farm

Some events require pre-registration.

  • Apr
    21 to 23

    Vacation Days: Farmer for a Day

    Monday to Wednesday, 9 am - 3:30 pmYouth Program

    This program is currently full, with a wait list. Spend one, two, or three days at Shelburne Farms! Together, we will ready the farm for spring and investigate seasonal changes on the land. Some of...

  • Apr
    26

    Crafting with Raptors

    Saturday, 10am- 12pmFamily Program

    Create your own raptor puppet or mobile, meet a live owl and hawk, and learn about these amazing birds. 

  • Apr
    26

    Vermont Sheep Shearing School

    Saturday, 8:30am- 3pm (or when all the sheep are sheared)Adult Program

    The Vermont Sheep and Goat Association will sponsor two Vermont Sheep Shearing Schools this year. These are beginner and intermediate sheep shearing schools....

News & Notes

  • Spring Weather Updates

     WALKING TRAILS are wet and muddy in spots.  ROADS ARE CLOSED TO PEDESTRIANS.

  • Farm is a Yankee Magazine Editors Choice

    Shelburne Farms has been recognized as a 2013 “Editors’ Choice” winner for “Best Hands-On Farm Programs” in Yankee Magazine’s Travel Guide to New England, on newsstands now.
  • Inn named Fodor's Top 100 Hotel

    Fodor’s — the leading name in travel guides — listed the Inn at Shelburne Farms as one of their top 100 hotels around the world in 2012!