museum will reopen in the spring, but
you can still shop for Vermont Marble Gifts
at our online store and
at the Marble
Our Exciting 2015 Season
With the support of The Preservation Trust of Vermont and grants such as the Brownfields Grant, the Vermont Marble Museum will open for its 84th season in May 2015. We are extremely excited about the future of the Museum.
Repeating last year's popular Antique Train Rides, we will have two train rides from Rutland to Proctor one in the spring and one in the fall. More details will be available the beginning of 2015.
The Museum will be available as a venue for special events such as wedding receptions, fundraisers, cocktails parties, company events and more.We will be hosting the Rutland Garden Club Flower Show on May 30, 2015, with flower arrangements on display for the weekend.
Come and view the second annual Pumpkin Carving Contest with over 150 carved pumpkins displayed at the Museum from late September to early October.
Visit us on Facebook at Vermont Marble Museum for additional upcoming events, bus tours, and more. Or book your own event for next season by calling 800-327-1396
Vermont Marble: From the Supreme Court to your Home
Marble is an important Vermont natural resource! We hope you enjoy our introduction to the exhibit. It's your connection to the history, science and art of Vermont Marble! We have been presenting the past, present and future of marble, as used in art, as building material and amazing world of everyday uses for more that 20 years!
Learn the history of marble. From fascinating ways of quarrying it to famous places Vermont Marble is being used.
Our gift shop features hundreds of items that make unique and beautiful gifts that last a lifetime.
We offer a full plan for tour-buses, Elderhostel, and school groups to the museum. We offer reduced rates to groups of 20 or more! Smaller groups, families and individuals can book ahead for reduced rates! Click here to learn more..
Together with Omya, our neighbor in Proctor, Vermont, and the premier producer of ground Calcium Carbonate (marble) products, we have opened a new educational room on the current uses of Calcium Carbonate in the Paper, Pain, Plastic, Food and Pharmaceutical Industries - for example, Chewing Gum & Toothpaste, ....you'll be surprised!
Take a walk to the Sutherland Falls Quarry Site.
We recently completed the walkway to the original "Sutherland Falls Quarry", 1/8 mile down the road. You can walk or drive and view the original quarry.
For more information about the quarry click here.
Plan to visit us!
Since we're located in Central Vermont, the exhibit is easy to reach from all major vacation travel routes.
Visit our art studio and Gallery. Meet our resident artist and view many fine works.
Vermont Marble Gifts for Christmas!
Whether you shop virtually or in person, our gift shop offers hundreds of custom-designed items fabricated from Vermont's beautiful Verde Antique Green marble and Vermont Danby White marble for your home or office.
The Marble Café and Gift Shop offers a cozy gathering place for pastries, soups, coffee, and sandwiches from Chef Donald Billings at Roots restaurant. While you warm up or enjoy a leisurely lunch, view our full variety of marble gifts or use our free Wi-Fi. During the holiday season, the Shop is open Tuesday through Saturday from 9am to 3pm through March 2015.
VermontMarbleGifts.com, a 24/7 shopping opportunity, is an easy-to-use site filled with a large variety of Vermont marble gifts and Vermont-made crafts, priced affordably and perfect for Christmas presents.
For questions or requests, please call us at 802-459-2750 or 800-327-1396.
Marble & Art
Marvel at the classic statuary carved by the artists of Vermont Marble Company years ago, and today's carved by local sculptors. Meet the resident artist at work in the studio; even participate in the art of carving.
Architecture & History
Marble—the building blocks of history. The marble industry fueled the immigration wave that helped create the "melting pot" that has made our country great. Be captivated by the realization of "the hands" of laborers, and appreciate their dedicated work.
Remembrance & Honor
Visit the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier exhibit with historical photos, blueprints, and documents. Learn interesting facts about the nation's leaders in the Hall of Presidents.
Science & For the Kids
The EarthAlive! exhibit includes Raymond the Triceratops, a fluorescent mineral display, and hands on activities, with special events planned for each season.
Explore Marble town, USA - an historic Company Town! Take a walking tour around the town. See the marble bridge, marble churches and buildings, the quarry, have a picnic in the park. Then take a short drive to scenic covered bridges.
Shop with us
Our museum shop offers marble gifts—kitchen, office, wedding, jewelry, fossils, minerals, grillstones, and more. And you can shop online, just click the "gifts" button above.