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Exhibits, Events, and Photos

Discover the  History of Waitsfield


Our Mission

The Waitsfield Historical Society is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, dedicated to preserving and promoting the rich history of Waitsfield, Vermont. Through exhibits, events, and educational programs, we collect, preserve, and exhibit artifacts, manuscripts, photographs, documents, and other important materials related to Waitsfield's history for future generations to appreciate.
We invite you to explore our website to discover the fascinating stories of our town's past, and to support our mission by making a donation or becoming a member of our society today.

What We Offer



Our knowledgeable staff offers guided tours of Waitsfield's historical sites and landmarks, providing an in-depth look at the rich history and culture of our town. Whether you're a local resident or just visiting, our tours are an excellent way to experience Waitsfield's history firsthand.


Collections and Exhibits

Our society houses an extensive collection of artifacts, manuscripts, photographs, documents, and other materials related to Waitsfield's history. We regularly rotate our exhibits to showcase different aspects of our town's past, providing visitors with an engaging and informative experience.


Educational Programs

We offer a variety of educational programs for all ages, including lectures, workshops, and hands-on activities. Our programs are designed to engage and inspire visitors to explore the history of Waitsfield in new and exciting ways.


Open Hours

Office and Museum


April - Oct.  2 pm to 5 pm

(except holiday weeks).


Nov. - March is by Appointment Only

(Call to schedule):

Lois De Heer @ 802-793-6037


4061 Main St, Waitsfield, VT 05673

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