Vermont Begins Here


Downtown Bennington is everything you imagine Vermont to be, from the quintessential Main Street experience from shops and restaurants to sidewalk cafés and a vibrant cultural scene with live equity theater, art galleries and museums. 

Bennington boasts a thriving community center with a rich history, stunning architecture, locally owned shops, and small town hospitality. Visit Bennington this season, keeping health and safety guidelines in mind.

Visiting Bennington? Check out these spots: 

Bennington Battle Monument 
Bennington Museum 
Silk Road Covered Bridge 
Henry Covered Bridge 
Paper Mill Village Bridge 
Robert Frost Stone House Museum

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Find businesses in Bennington to visit, and find out what sets Bennington apart.

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A Summer Weekend down South

Vermont's southern region is a stronghold of history and culture, as well as home to unique events, bustling downtowns and lots to explore all summer long.

Southern Vermont Towns and Regions

Southern Vermont

Offering a blend of picturesque villages and lively communities.

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Vermont is home to unique lodging, world-class recreation, local food, shopping, history and art in beautiful surroundings. Plan your trip with our directory.

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72 Hours in Bennington, Vermont

Vermont’s Shires region is a stronghold of arts, history, culture, and things to do, as well as access to bountiful outdoor recreation options. Here’s how to spend 72 hours in Bennington.

Vermont Begins Here

Bennington is home to the Bennington Battle Monument, one of Vermont’s most prominent historic sites, and a rich tapestry of art galleries and museums. Stroll through downtown Bennington and get to know Vermont’s beginnings and its charming, exciting present.