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Tour: Revolutionary/Civil War in Bennington County, VT

Event Details

  • Date: Friday, April 25, 2014 - Saturday, November 15, 2014
  • Time: Daily 9:30 - 11:45 AM. Advance reservations necessary.
  • Location: Manchester Center, Vermont 05255
  • Handicap Accessible: No
  • Parking: Yes
  • Phone: (802)362-4997
  • Web Site: http://www.backroaddiscovery.com
Guided Tour given by local author. Travel in 8 -11 passenger tour vehicle. In just over 2 hours you will see: Over 25 points of interest with over 15 sites on the national register of historic places and historic districts Places where Ethan Allen and the Green Mountain boys met, lived, traveled, camped, drank and planned the various victories. Where many Abraham Lincoln descendents lived and visited; where Mary Todd Lincoln stayed; where Gettysburg tombstones were quarried; Underground Railroad safe houses; etc Sites & historic districts in Bennington, Arlington, Manchester, Dorset etc. Buildings on the national register and hear a personalized narrative explaining their significance to the Civil and Revolutionary Wars. The tour route will go through covered bridges and historic villages and go by places where US Presidents stayed, etc as we explore the heart of Green Mountain Boy country. Bring your camera. ADVANCE RESERVATIONS NECESSARY.

Please Note: This event was accurate at the time of publication. When planning a trip, please confirm details by directly contacting any company or establishment you intend to visit.

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