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Marsh - Billings - Rockefeller National Historical Park

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54 Elm St, Woodstock, VT 05091-1023
+1 802-457-3368
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A Must See while in Woodstock

Not to be missed. This beautiful home was a gift to the National Park Service by Laurence and Mary... read more

Reviewed 17 October 2016
Suzanne M
Austin, Texas
Conservation history

Really enjoyed the tour and the history of these 3 men and their impact on conservation. Glad we... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2016
Lubbock, Texas
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Vermont's first national park is dedicated to conservation.
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  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
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“mansion tour” (22 reviews)
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54 Elm St, Woodstock, VT 05091-1023
+1 802-457-3368
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Reviewed 17 October 2016

Not to be missed. This beautiful home was a gift to the National Park Service by Laurence and Mary Rockefeller, and we took a 1 hour tour of the home by the park ranger. You can sign up at the park ranger office for this...More

Thank Suzanne M
Reviewed 15 October 2016

Really enjoyed the tour and the history of these 3 men and their impact on conservation. Glad we dropped in.

Thank erwretired
Reviewed 15 October 2016

Nice tour however you need to get your name on a list early in the day and the tours are small. Tours are run by parks service and there is no charge

Thank buckFayetteville
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Smooth carriage trails for walking but enough uphill so you get a workout, ending in a pretty pond which you can walk around for additional steps. Trails are well marked.

Thank Peggy S
Reviewed 10 October 2016

We did the 30 minute free glimpse tour. As we were early we sat on the porch and enjoyed the sunshine. Our guide, Julia, was great and so knowledgable. The house was interesting especially as the family members over about 150 years had all been...More

Thank JRCW
Reviewed 8 October 2016

This is the only National Parks System Tour in Vermont and is well worth the price of admission. My wife and I took the "Service" tour that focuses attention on the service area of the home. The tour also took us completely around three floors...More

1  Thank rwjw
Reviewed 2 October 2016

The farm is really interesting, but the highlight was the guided tour around the mansion with all the history up to the more recent Rockefeller days. Lovely spot. There is a reasonable entrance fee, but the 'glimpse' 30 min tour of the mansion was free.

1  Thank BrisbaneSwanny_23
Reviewed 1 October 2016

Take the short, half hour, free Park Service tour of the house where three families came to recognize and further the ideal of conservation of natural space. You will then be ready to walk the trails and visit the farm. Kudos to our Park Service...More

1  Thank padocent2016
Reviewed 26 September 2016

The carriage roads throughout the National Historical Park are well marked and are a beautiful setting to take a walk or hike. The view from atop Mount Tom is amazing. Don't miss the well produced film at the information center about the three families that...More

1  Thank LyntonC1053
Reviewed 25 September 2016

You can take a quick Free 30 minute tour during certain times throughout the day, check in over at Billings Farm first and get all the available times from the reception desk. Then depending on available times you can wander around the farm until the...More

1  Thank eizemti
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Questions & Answers
20 November 2017|
Response from Bill M | Reviewed this property |
Go to the park website and all of your questions will be answered.
26 June 2016|
Response from b w | Reviewed this property |
Not sure. I would say not. Probably a parade in Woodstock though and fireworks
g D
18 June 2016|
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Response from Bonnie J | Reviewed this property |
Free with a senior pass