Gateway to Vermont’s Rural Heritage


Billings Farm is open daily May 1 through October 31, 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. and weekends November - February, and Christmas & February vacation weeks from 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Christmas at the Farm – Through Jan. 1 (excluding Christmas Day). Learn how Christmas was celebrated in late 19th century Woodstock in the farmhouse and linger in the cozy kitchen as treats are baked in the woodstove. Holiday programs and making historic ornaments. Don't miss a winter visit to the farm. 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Dec. 26-Jan. 1 – horse-drawn sleigh or wagon rides (weather permitting).

Fredrick Douglass Exhibit - Each Saturday and Sunday in January and Martin Luther King, Jr. Weekend (Saturday – Monday). This small exhibition explores his life, in Douglass' own words, and his escape to freedom.

January Weekends: - Visit the Jersey herd, draft horses, oxen, and sheep – inside for the winter – and tour the restored and furnished 1890 Farm House.

Sleigh Ride Weekend January 17 - 19. Horse-drawn sleigh rides, jack jumper sledding; dairy farm and restored farmhouse; in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr.

Billings Farm & Museum's Film Series - Upcoming Films:

Dec. 27, 3:00 & 5:30 p.m. Walking the Camino: Six Ways to Santiago
January 10, 3:00 & 5:00 p.m. Dinosaur 13

For a complete listing of events.

The Rockefeller Legacy

Laurance S. Rockefeller's legacy is reflected in Woodstock and its environs. Here, he applied his belief in conservation, sustainable land use, and heritage as values that are essential to culture, community, and the human spirit.

In The Spotlight

Billings Farm announces the continuation of its farm internship program for 2015.

Trip Advisor and Vacation Home Rental picks for The Best Family Attraction in Every State in the USA – Billings Farm & Museum chosen for Vermont! - November 24, 2014

Show Results for Billings Farm at the 2014 International Jersey Show, World Dairy Expo, Madison, Wisconsin - October, 2014

Billings Farm fairs very well at Eastern State Expo & Champlain Valley Fair.

Billings Farm & Museum announces the Peoples Choice awards for the 28th Annual Quilt Exhibition.

WCAX Interview with Gov. Madeleine Kunin & David Donath, authors featured in the recently published book, The Vermont Difference: Perspectives from the Green Mountain State.

Ottauquechee River restoration project in Woodstock, VT receives funding.

Working Lands - Our Vermont Home - January, 2013

Billings Farm & Museum offers "Heart of Vermont" Driving Tour CD and Map.

The Vermont Difference book cover Woodstock Vermont Film Series 2014-2015

Proud to receive the TripAdvisor 2014 Award of Excellence