2020 Vermont Tourism Network Guide

– 20 – NORTHERN VERMONT Palmer’s Sugarhouse, Shelburne Palmer’s Sugarhouse has been family owned and operated for over 50 years in Shelburne Vermont. We are conveniently located only 3.5 mi from Shelburne Museum and Vermont Teddy Bear. Our Sugarhouse is open yearround, our peak season is March and April when the sap flows. Every weekend during our peak season we have our sugar on snow parties. We provide free samples of our maple products, live music, maple confections, a farm barn and trails through our sugarbush. The rest of the year by appointment we offer group bus tours. We offer three different tour options all of which include maple products available to sample and purchase. A full tour of the sugarhouse, the maple syrup process and history. The options are as follows: • A full tour, free samples and maple products to purchase. • A full tour, free samples, a bag lunch to go or eat in. • A full tour, and a formal sitdown maple themed dinner Dates of Operation: Yearround. Peak seasons – March, April and fall foliage. Group Policy and Rates: Reservations required. Rates depend on type of tours listed above. Plenty of motorcoach parking. NOTE: Arrive and depart via Shelburne. Contact: Michele and David Palmer, Palmer’s Sugarhouse 332 ShelburneHinesburg Rd, Shelburne, VT 05482 palmersugarhouse@gmail.com • (802) 9855054 • www.palmersugarhouse.com ATTRACTION  Shelburne Museum, Shelburne One of the finest, most diverse museums of art, design and Americana. Over 100,000 works exhibited in a picturesque setting of 39 buildings. The collection includes works by the great impressionists Claude Monet, Edouard Manet, Edgar Degas, and Mary Cassatt as well as a prized collection of folk art including trade signs, weathervanes and quilts. Daily demonstrations in the blacksmith and printing shops. Vintage carousel to ride. A landlocked 220foot steamboat, the Ticonderoga. Dozens of beautiful gardens to enjoy featuring lilacs and apple blossoms in the spring and peonies and daylilies in the summer. Delicious meals available for purchase on Museum grounds in The Weathervane Café. Visit the Pizzagalli Center for Art and Education with changing exhibitions in two state of the art galleries, classrooms, and an auditorium. Dates of Operation: The Pizzagalli Center for Art and Education and select buildings are open yearround. The Museum's full campus is open May 1 – October 31. Group Policy and Rates: $17 per person, private guided tours available. Complimentary admission for driver and escort. Unlimited free parking. Reservations required. Contact: Group Sales, Shelburne Museum, 5 555 Shelburne Road, P.O. Box 10, Shelburne, VT 05482 802985 3346, x3142 • grouptours@shelburnemuseum.org www.shelburnemuseum.org ATTRACTION 