• One of the winning photos - Roasted Corn!

    Thanks for a great Harvest Festival!

    And congratulations to the five winners of our Harvest Fest photo contest! You -- and all of you who submitted photos -- captured the spirit and joy of the event.

    See all five winning photos on Facebook

  • Educators in Market Garden

    Educators discuss the big ideas of sustainability

    Where educators learn, grow, and are inspired

    28 educators were here, July 29 - August 1, immersing themselves in education for sustainability.

    More about our professional development programs

  • Educating for a sustainable future

    Shelburne Farms' Sustainable Schools Project

    We're educating to build a future that supports us all

    Our programs explore the ideas of sustainability for all ages, with a particular focus on children and educators.

    Come discover our education programs.

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

    Our campus is a working farm

    A Certified Humane dairy, organic market garden, and sustainably managed woodlands connect you to the land we all depend on.

    Come discover our working farm.

  • School field trip at the dairy

    A school field trip at the dairy with farmer Sam

    Come visit, learn, and explore

    We're open through mid-October with Children's Farmyard, Walking Trails, Tours, Inn & Restaurant, Walking Trails, Programs.

    Come visit!

  • The Inn at Shelburne Farms

    The Inn at Shelburne Farms

    Stay or dine at our seasonal inn

    Our inn, with its farm-to-table restaurant, is the guest house to this amazing education center and National Historic Landmark. Inn closes for the season October 19th.

    Come stay with us.


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Farm Blog

  • Sustainable Schools Project Learns from Puerto Rico

    Connecting, envisioning the future, and organizing for education. These are some of the reasons that Shelburne Farms’ Sustainable Schools Project has been partnering with IDEA – the Institute for Democratic Education in America – for the last several years. Most recently, IDEA has been hosting a two-year Learning Breakthrough Series hosted by different IDEA teams around the U.S. and Puerto Rico. This week, Shelburne Farms sent Ryan Morra to work with a team of other Vermont education organizations to learn from school transformation visionaries in Puerto Rico. Read more.

  • Welcome to Our Farm Blog!

    We're so excited to be launching this new way to connect with you and share with you all the work that we do. Shelburne Farms is many things: farm, education center, historic property, beautiful inn. But above all, we're an organization dedicated to educating for a sustainable future. It's that simple. Read more.

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