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BRATTLEBORO, VERMONT

Rail Station Information

Station Building (with waiting room)
10 Vernon Road
Brattleboro, VT 05301

Downtown Brattleboro is known for its fun, funky arts vibe. The compact, walkable footprint houses such an incredible variety of entertainment venues, diverse dining, unique boutiques, and local artisans, it exudes an urban-esque feel, all set against the natural beauty and charm you'd expect to find in Vermont.

Performances are hosted in historic theaters, including the Latchis, with its elaborate art deco designs. There's also a reclaimed laundromat, a youth theater, a circus training center, and more - all providing live performances. Street performances can be impromptu or well-planned, professional exhibitions, offering an eclectic mix that surprises and delights.

Four independent bookstores, two record shops, five vintage boutiques, and three sporting goods shops are among the many local shopping options. 

Downtown Brattleboro offers diverse dining options including Thai, farm fresh, vegan, fine dining, Italian, and more. The local breweries, pubs, distillers, year-long farmers' market, and award-winning co-op combine to make Brattleboro a true foodie destination.

For itineraries and more details about shopping, restaurants, breweries, and more to do and see in Brattleboro, click here.

Attractions:
As the train arrives in Brattleboro, you'll see Mt. Wanntastiquet.
At the train station, you'll find the Brattleboro Museum & Art Center.
Next to the train station, walk half way over the bridge to New Hampshire for phenomenal river and mountain views.
Across the street, enjoy more views and brews at the Whetstone Station Restaurant and Brewery. Hermit Thrush Brewery (0.3 mile) and Saxtons River Distillery (2.3 miles) are also both within walking distance.
The Creamery Covered Bridge is 1.6 miles from the Amtrak station and a short, ten-minute cab ride will get you to the West Dummerston Covered Bridge - the longest covered bridge still in operation in Vermont.
The New England Center for Circus Arts (1.1 mile) and New England Youth Theatre (0.3 miles) are in walking distance from the train station.
Rent bikes and boats from local rental and tour operations Diverse Directions Cycling Tours and Vermont Canoe & Kayak Touring Center.
Retreat Petting Farm is 1 mile away from the station.

Lodging:
After a long day of adventure and explorations, take in a show at the historic art deco Latchis Theatre, located just around the corner from the station, and then stay in one of their rooms at the attached Latchis Hotel.
Forty Putney Road Bed & Breakfast is just up the road, about 0.8 mile from the station.

Local Transportation: 
The train station is a two-minute walk to Brattleboro Main Street
Brattleboro Taxi can be reached at 802-254-6446.
Details about the local public bus transportation can be found here.