Family Days

Springtime at Shelburne Museum

May 12, 2019

10 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Celebrate Mother’s Day! Stroll through the Museum grounds and enjoy an array of springtime festivities including art activities, music and more! And make sure to say hello and snap a photo with our special guest…Clifford the Big Red Dog! The “bone” afide children’s literary classic and PBS character will be on hand for photos throughout the day.

Shelburne Museum Classic Auto Festival

June 15-16, 2019

10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Vermont Auto enthusiasts and Shelburne Museum celebrate the long history and innovation of TRUCKS! Enjoy vintage cars, hands-on activities for all ages, talks, and more.

Car and truck owners, enter to win $500 in the the 2019 Classic Auto Festival Contest, sponsored by Shearer Chevrolet GMC.


July 14, 2019

10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Come one, come all to a circus spectacular as Shelburne Museum plays ringmaster to all things circus. Witness fanciful feats by circus artists while enjoying food, carnival games, and activities galore! Bring your family to our “Big Top” and experience a true circus extravaganza. Free with Museum admission.

Haunted Happenings

October 27, 2019

10 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Join us for our annual Halloween event, named a Top 10 Fall Event by the Vermont Chamber of Commerce. Be creative and dress up in your most playful costumes as you trick-or-treat on the grounds of Shelburne Museum!