2022 Vermont Group Tour Manual

FEATURED DESTINATIONS PHOTO COURTES OF: TRAPP FAMILY LODGE PHOTO COURTESY OF: HILDENE, THE LINCOLN FAMILY HOME 33 | Vermont Tourism Network 1005 Hildene Rd., Manchester Eileen Laverty 802-367-7962 | eileen@hildene.org | hildene.org Group Policy and Rates: $18 per person for groups of 20 or more. Tour leader and driver are complimentary. For groups of 10-20 persons, please contact tours@hildene.org for additional pricing and options. Classic New England village and towns with shops, theaters, chef-owned restaurants, museums, and recreation. We recommend contacting destinations for current hours of operation and group policies. Exhibit, gardens, 1903 Pullman railcar, and “Many Voices” exhibit Welcome Center, The Museum Store and miles of four-season 1. 1lilJene,- Hildene Farm, Manchester The While farming at The Lincoln Family Home honors the family's agricultural legacy, Hildene's facilities have been renewed with 21st century intention focusing on environment, using renewable energy and sustainable practices across the 412 acres. The goat dairy and cheese-making facility at Hildene Farm is solar powered and the cheese-making process, from milking to aging, is viewable by the public. The artisanal cheeses produced are available for purchase in The Museum Store. Lfuoln Family Home The agricultural project in the Dene features a teaching greenhouse, pollinator and Bobolink sanctuaries, observation deck, farm animals and a 600' wetland floating boardwalk. Farming activities are an integral part of the complete Hildene guest experience which includes The Lincoln Family Home, Lincoln trails. Your guests can learn about pairing Hildene cheese and Hildene's maple syrup infused with hibiscus flower, barrel-aged bourbon, or elderberry ... fun and tasty. Exciting things happen when a historic site with deep roots in the past commits to putting new roots, literally and figuratively, in the good earth for the future.