2019 Vermont Tourism Network Guide

– 20 – NORTHERN VERMONT 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 220-foot 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 Local Food Court powered by The Skinny Pancake. 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 year-round. 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, 5555 Shelburne Road, P.O. Box 10, Shelburne, VT 05482 802-985-3346, x3142 • grouptours@shelburnemuseum.org www.shelburnemuseum.org AttrActiOn  Trapp Family Lodge Outdoor Activities and Experiences Stowe Trapp Family Lodge is a 2,500 acremecca for the outdoor and nature enthusiast. Whatever the season, there is an invigorating adventure or relaxing activitywaiting for you. Hiking, biking, skiing and relaxing Trapp Style – Our cross-country ski center offers terrain suitable for every level of Nordic/backcountry skier or snowshoer. Inwarmer months, walk or hike our meadows andwoodlands, travel our mountain bike trails or play the disc golf course. Enjoy four Vermont Red clay tennis courts and two swimming pools (one indoor). Or, for somethingmore relaxing, we have yoga andmassage therapy in our Fitness Center. von Trapp Brewing and Bierhall: Visit the von Trapp Bierhall to enjoy authentic Austrian cuisine and fresh lagers brewed in the adjacent onsite von Trapp Brewery. The Bierhall has become the “Best Trailhead in Vermont” for your next mountain bike trip, cross-country ski tour or whatever teambuilding you are setting out on for the day! von Trapp History Tours: Learn the history of the von Trapp family’s journey fromAustria to Stowe; howMaria’s autobiography inspired the play andmovie, “The Sound of Music” and her story became an American Legend; and learn howwhat was once amodest farmgrew into aworld-renowned resort, now overseen by Johannes, the youngest of the singing von Trapp children, and his family. Or try any number of the tours offered that educate you on the family history, surrounding area and Vermont traditions. Contact: Chris Belanger, Trapp Family Lodge, 700 Trapp Hill, Stowe, VT 05672 • 802-253-5713 cbelanger@trappfamily.com • www.trappfamily.com AttrActiOn 