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.

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

Forestry: How Actions From the Past Have Shaped Today's Methods February 7, 3:00 - 5:00 p.m. Presentation and discussion lead by consulting forester, Robbo Holleran.

Sleigh Ride Week February 14 - 22. Sleigh rides, sledding with jack jumpers; programs, hands-on activities and more. 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

February Vacation Week Programs - February 17, 18, & 19 - A hands-on experience of the farm during winter for children. Fee and preregistration required.

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

January 31, 3:00 p.m. Wadjda
February 14,7:00 p.m. Chasing Shackleton

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 Summer Camp programs for 2015.

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

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