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Hand colored black and white photo exhibit

The colored black and white exhibit was interesting and well presented in the space. The... read more

Reviewed 24 January 2018
Lafayette, New Jersey
Visit at Christmas

Do not miss stopping by the Vermont Folklife Center at the holidays to see their wonderful... read more

Reviewed 30 September 2015
Middlebury, Vermont
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Reviewed 3 February 2019

The Vermont Folklife Center has an array of wonderful experiences awaiting you. There is always a new show, usually with photos and an audio soundtrack. During the holidays, there is a fabulous gingerbread contest and show. Love it!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Dukha
Reviewed 24 January 2018

The colored black and white exhibit was interesting and well presented in the space. The accompanying description of the inspiration and methodology added to the exhibit.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank RoamingRusak
Reviewed 2 September 2017

When we went here there was a couple of exhibits that were done by some students. One that was really interesting was a video presentation about a trip they took to Rwanda and interviewed people of different ages. There were also different handmade items on...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Brenda G
Reviewed 19 July 2017

I enjoy seeing the local history here as well as the crafts. There are different displays each month so one can always go back and see something different.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank msulliv
Reviewed 30 September 2015

Do not miss stopping by the Vermont Folklife Center at the holidays to see their wonderful community gingerbread house display. Young and old alike participate in this annual event. Hot cider and cookies served. they also have a small unique gift shop.

Date of experience: December 2014
1  Thank 3girls7911
Reviewed 5 August 2015

nice old house with some exhibits of folk art. No a/c and stairs to upstairs. beautiful front grounds and near middlebury college

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank pat b
Reviewed 17 June 2015

Small museum & craft display, plus interviews recorded for background information on authentic & hard-working of this agricultural community.

Date of experience: April 2015
1  Thank downtownathome
Reviewed 25 April 2014

We went to the Folklife Center. They had a wonderful exhibit of one room school houses in Vermont. My husband is a teacher and it was great to read about the reflections that the teachers of that time had. The pictures were very moving. The...More

Date of experience: April 2014
1  Thank michelegreen74
Reviewed 18 April 2013

This isn't really a museum which was what I was expecting, but a center for different crafts and folk life programs. There was, however, an excellent spshop displaying all handcrafted Vermont offerings from baskets, braided rugs, whirlygigs, woven mats, blacksmith items etc. and this was...More

Date of experience: April 2013
1  Thank MJP-22
Reviewed 13 September 2012

The Folklife Center is an interesting place to visit with all of the changing shows (Gingerbread Contest, Peeps, photo exhibits, etc.). The gift shop is eclectic with items from all over the world. Nice place to visit.

Date of experience: May 2012
1  Thank Anne M
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