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  • Marsh - Billings - Rockefeller National Historical Park

    Spring Wildflowers - Working Woodlands Workshop

    • Location: Meet at the Forest Center
    • Fees: free
    Saturday, May 27, 2017

    Experience the beauty of Vermont's ephemeral wildflowers.

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  • Marsh - Billings - Rockefeller National Historical Park

    A Legacy of Stewardship: Introductory Tour to the Park and Mansion

    • Time: 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM,12:00 PM to 1:00 PM,2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
    • Location: Carriage Barn Visitor Center
    • Fees: Adults $8, Seniors 62+ or passholders $4, 15 and under free; Tour size is limited; Reservations recommended
    Monday, May 29, 2017

    Every Sunday Weekly & Every Monday Weekly & Every Tuesday Weekly & Every Wednesday Weekly & Every Thursday Weekly & Every Friday Weekly & Every Saturday Weekly from 05/29/2017 to 10/31/2017

    This traditional tour explores the conservation legacy of the three families who called this place home. Tour time is split between the grounds and the Mansion. 60 minutes.

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  • Marsh - Billings - Rockefeller National Historical Park

    Mansion Experience

    • Time: 11:00 AM to 11:30 AM,3:00 PM to 3:30 PM,4:00 PM to 4:30 PM
    • Location: Mansion Front Porch
    • Fees: Adults $8, Seniors 62+ or passholders $4, 15 and under free
    Monday, May 29, 2017

    Every Sunday Weekly & Every Monday Weekly & Every Tuesday Weekly & Every Wednesday Weekly & Every Thursday Weekly & Every Friday Weekly & Every Saturday Weekly from 05/29/2017 to 10/31/2017

    This dynamic, audience-driven tour focuses on the stories revealed inside the Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller Mansion. Meet on the Mansion front porch. 30 minutes.

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  • Marsh - Billings - Rockefeller National Historical Park

    The Nature of Your Park

    • Time: 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM
    • Location: Carriage Barn Visitor Center
    • Fees: Free
    Monday, May 29, 2017

    Every Monday Weekly & Every Wednesday Weekly from 05/29/2017 to 10/30/2017

    Enjoy a nature topic of the day. Ask at our Visitor Center desks or call 802 457 3368, ext 222 for daily topic and meeting place.

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  • Marsh - Billings - Rockefeller National Historical Park

    Mansion Experience

    • Time: 1:00 PM to 1:30 PM
    • Location: Mansion Front Porch
    • Fees: Adults $8, Seniors 62+ or passholders $4, 15 and under free
    Friday, June 2, 2017

    Every Sunday Weekly & Every Friday Weekly from 06/02/2017 to 10/29/2017

    This dynamic, audience-driven tour focuses on the stories revealed inside the Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller Mansion. Meet on the Mansion front porch. 30 minutes.

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  • Marsh - Billings - Rockefeller National Historical Park

    Boots and Breath: Yoga Hikes with Inner Lift Yoga

    • Location: Each date is a different location and time varies - see full description
    Saturday, June 3, 2017

    Enjoy a ~2 hour walking meditation in the woods as you pause for instruction that incorporates elements of the natural environment. Each date is at a different location!

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  • Marsh - Billings - Rockefeller National Historical Park

    Trek to Taste: A National Trails Day Festival

    • Time: 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
    • Location: various
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, June 3, 2017

    Celebrate local food and healthy living with guided walks throughout the park. Enjoy complimentary tastings of local food along your path. Family games, crafts, ice cream social, music, Boots to Boats season kick-off and more.

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  • Marsh - Billings - Rockefeller National Historical Park

    Urban Forests - Working Woodlands Workshop

    • Time: 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
    • Location: Meet at the Forest Center
    • Fees: free
    Saturday, June 10, 2017

    Author Jill Jonnes will offer a 40 minute presentation on her research into urban forests, followed by a walking tour of the historic Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller forest. Books will be on sale and available for signing after the presentation.

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  • Marsh - Billings - Rockefeller National Historical Park

    Sixties Cocktail Hour

    • Time: 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM
    • Location: Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National Historical Park
    Friday, June 16, 2017

    Bring your soda pop or martini shaker and immerse yourself in the era. Sixties clothing optional, but encouraged.

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  • Marsh - Billings - Rockefeller National Historical Park

    Bedrock to Birds - Working Woodlands Workshop

    • Time: 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
    • Location: Meet at the Prosper Trailhead
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, June 17, 2017

    Find out how the rock beneath your feet affects the forest ecosystem you see.

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  • Marsh - Billings - Rockefeller National Historical Park

    Boots to Boats - Appalachian Trail Hikes

    • Time: 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM
    • Location: Carriage Barn Visitor Center
    • Fees: Registration required, free
    Saturday, June 17, 2017

    Hike on the iconic long distance trail with park staff and the Green Mountain Club. These guided treks are perfect for fit first-timers and long-time “AT” hikers. Hike duration varies from 1.5 to 3 hours plus travel to and from the trail heads.

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  • Marsh - Billings - Rockefeller National Historical Park

    Farm House/Manor House

    • Time: 1:00 PM
    • Location: Meet at the 1890 Farm House at Billings Farm & Museum
    • Fees: Your Combination Ticket unlocks these special experiences
    Saturday, June 24, 2017

    Discover surprises and similarities on both sides of the Billings Estate.

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  • Marsh - Billings - Rockefeller National Historical Park

    Junior Ranger Adventures

    • Time: 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
    • Location: Carriage Barn Visitor Center
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, June 24, 2017

    Every Saturday Weekly from 06/24/2017 to 08/19/2017

    Fun explorations of Nature and National Parks. June 24 - Aug 22

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  • Marsh - Billings - Rockefeller National Historical Park

    Recreation in the Cornish Colony: Art, Nature and Community

    • Location: Blow-Me-Down Farm, Cornish, NH
    • Fees: free
    Saturday, June 24, 2017

    Special tours of Blow-Me-Down Farm At Saint-Gaudens National Historic Site

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  • Marsh - Billings - Rockefeller National Historical Park

    Status of Vermont Forest Birds – 25 Years of Monitoring and Songbird Management

    • Time: 8:30 AM to 12:00 PM
    • Location: Meet at the Forest Center
    • Fees: Free; Reservations Required
    Saturday, June 24, 2017

    Join the Vermont Center for Ecostudies and Audubon Vermont for this forest landowner’s workshop highlighting 25 years of forest bird monitoring and how to manage forests for species of conservation concern.

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  • Marsh - Billings - Rockefeller National Historical Park

    Boots to Boats Public Kayaking Day

    • Time: 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
    • Location: Connecticut River - Contact boldpaths@gmail.com to sign up and get more details.
    • Fees: Reservation Required
    Sunday, June 25, 2017

    Paddle strokes and water safety, then get on the water in a kayak on this family-friendly guided experience.

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GROUPS of 10 or more - By Request Only
 
Native American drawing

NPS Photo

Conservation Chronicles

From Native Americans to early European settlers, to land trusts, national parks, and wilderness areas, conservation thought and practice has taken many forms in North America over the past four centuries.Using words, images, and films of the past, explore the attitudes and actions that have shaped our relationship with the land we call the United States in this multimedia presentation.

Available by request only for groups of 10 or more.

 
Man & Nature Book Cover

The Life and Times of George Perkins Marsh

Born in 1801 in Woodstock, Vermont, George Perkins Marsh is considered a pioneering conservationist who helped shape the future of land use on a global scale.His experience in the Vermont forests in his formative years, combined with his worldwide travel and multiple career choices culminated in his ground breaking book "Man & Nature" printed in 1864.This presentation will touch on the times he worked in and the milestones in his life that led him to be called the father of the American conservation movement.

Available by request only for groups of 10 or more.

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Woodstock , VT 05091

Phone:

(802) 457-3368 x222

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