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Rock of Ages

560 Graniteville Rd, Barre, VT 05654-8001
+1 877-870-9057
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Very Informative

We had Roger as a tour guide. He really made the excursion fun. He regaled us with tales of when he... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
MarkJodiJensen
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via mobile
Not what it once was.

I was excite to take my kids to a place my parents took me as a young child and teen. The tour was... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
danicabeebe
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Lititz, Pennsylvania
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The world's largest quarry.
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good32%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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560 Graniteville Rd, Barre, VT 05654-8001
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We had Roger as a tour guide. He really made the excursion fun. He regaled us with tales of when he worked in the mine. The stories he shared really made the mine history feel present.

Thank MarkJodiJensen
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I was excite to take my kids to a place my parents took me as a young child and teen. The tour was very informative and interesting. And the tour guide was fun and knowledgeable. I was disappointed in the fact that the quarry was...More

Thank danicabeebe
Reviewed 1 week ago

Outstanding place for viewing; learning; sites to see; easy parking; informative staff; cute gift shop.

Thank Bonnie R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The tour of Rock of Ages was informative with a good view of the quarry and a very pleasant guide. However they didn't mention the absolutely amazing hiking trails maintained by the Millstone Trail Association which take you by multiple abandoned quarries. The Grand Lookout...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went with a group of Red Knights from all over the world. Seeing how the ideas go from a drawing into such beautiful works of arts was remarkable. The tour guide was knowledgeable about every aspect of the production that happens. The granite bowling...More

Thank Cathy S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The quarry is a very interesting place to visit. There is a short film presentation that gives background information. Then, you take a bus to an observation area above the quarry. You get clear view down into the quarry and a very knowledgeable tour guide...More

Thank Skmmm
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great tour. Awesome how much granite is there and how much has been taking out. Also did the self tour of to factory, Those workers are very particular to detail. The monuments are warranteed.

Thank EMTB5R3
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were there with a group and unfortunately the power had gone out so we were not able to do the factory tour which probably would have been more interesting to me. It was awesome though seeing the 600 foot quarry and listening to the...More

Thank jcmcgg13
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

our first time seeing a working stone quarry. we got there early but they opened the store for us and we watched a very informative 16 minute film about the quarry. we didnt stay for the van tour to the quarry itself, but we did...More

Thank Margaret K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We found Rock Of Ages from TripAdvisor. Located in Barre, Rock of Ages harvests granite from the local mountains and sends their product all over the world. Their main focus is to create memorials for families. There is a tour available and it is worth...More

Thank grosbea
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Cindy W
18 April 2015|
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Response from Todd P | Property representative |
Thank you for your inquiry. Our tours of the quarry begin on Friday, May 22nd and operate M-Sat., 9:15-3:35 (Closed July 4th). From Sep. 1 - Oct. 18, the tours operate M-Sun. The cost is $6 per adult, $5.50 per senior... More
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