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Barre Granite

MINED IN VERMONT - SENT AROUND THE WORLD

Spanning 60 million years between the oldest geologic periods, Barre Granite is the most sought after type of granite worldwide. Superior weather resistance paired with fine grain and texture make this natural attribute of Vermont the ultimate, long-lasting choice in any finish.

Barre Gray Granite

Barre Gray Granite

Located in Washington County, Vermont, Barre is celebrated as the world’s granite capital, home to a premium granite source that stood untouched for millions of years.

Stone working tools

Barre Granite Association

The Barre Granite Association was born on April 6, 1889, when a group of Barre granite manufacturers gathered to begin a display for the 1893 World’s Columbian Exposition in Chicago.

One of Two Fifty-One towns in Vermont during the Fall.

Two Fifty-One

That’s the number of towns and cities that are in Vermont. No two are the same, and every single one is worth a visit.

Vermont Stone Trail brochure cover.

ONLINE BROCHURE

The Vermont Stone Trail guide offers maps, photos and descriptions of 95 visitor friendly sites that tell the story of the granite, marble and slate mining industries in the state.

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