Explore and discover art, history, and the natural beauty of Vermont at Shelburne Museum, an unconventional and utterly delightful destination in the Champlain Valley. Folk art, Impressionist paintings, circus collections, and even a steamboat—it’s all here on our beautifully landscaped campus of historic buildings and galleries, each one filled with fascinating collections.

Museum Hours

November 1 – December 30
Monday – Sunday 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Open buildings:
  • Pizzagalli Center for Art and Education
  • Round Barn
  • Electra Havemeyer Webb Memorial Building
  • Webb Gallery

January 2 – April 30
Wednesday – Sunday, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Open buildings: Pizzagalli Center for Art and Education and Webb Gallery

May 1 – October 31
Monday – Sunday, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Full campus access

Shelburne Museum is closed on various holidays, including New Year’s Day, Easter, Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year’s Eve.


November 1 – April 30
Adult: $10
Youth (ages 5-17): $5
Child (ages under 5): free

Active Military: FREE

May 1 – October 31*
Adult: $24
Senior / AAA Member: $22
Youth (ages 13-17): $14
Child (ages 5-12): $12
Under 5: FREE
College Student (ages 18-100): $14

VT Resident (w/license): $14
VT Child (ages 5-18): $7

Family Day Pass (2 Adults & Children): $58

Active Military: FREE

*Discounts – May through October only. Discounts cannot be combined.

Reduced admission for Vermont residents provided thanks to a generous donation by Lois McClure.

Admission is always free for Shelburne Museum members. Click here to join today.


Museum Store

Begin and end your Shelburne Museum visit with a stop in our store, featuring unique and gifts for all ages and every budget. Toys and circus-themed novelties will delight young visitors, and souvenirs inspired by the Museum’s collections will provide a lasting memory of your visit. The store also offers a wide selection of books on American arts, crafts, and material culture. Selected Shelburne Museum titles are available for order online.

November 1 – April 30
10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

May 1 – October 31
10 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.


Artisans Shop

Stop by the Artisans Shop to browse unique, hand-crafted gifts. An array of Vermont-made products includes artisan-created jewelry, pottery, wood-work, textiles, and home décor.

June 3 – October 31
10 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Café - Opening June 1, 2017

The Café is closed for renovations until June 1

The Shelburne Museum Café is the perfect spot to take a break and take it all in over lunch or a snack. Dine in air-conditioned comfort inside, or enjoy some people-watching at the picnic tables outdoors. Either way, you will have access to the same great menu. Our fresh salads and sandwiches, flatbread pizzas, and delicious grill items feature the bounty of Vermont’s farms, renowned for their produce and sustainably processed meats and cheeses. And don’t forget Vermont’s world-famous Green Mountain Coffee and creemees, perfect for a mid-afternoon pick-me-up.

November 1 – April 30

June 1 – October 31
10 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Accessibility information available here.

Parking is free in the Shelburne Museum lot. Buses welcome.

Strollers are welcome on the Museum grounds, but they are not permitted in some buildings. Information can be found on visitor map.

Photography and video (for personal use only) are welcome outdoors and in most Museum buildings. Some exhibits may prohibit photography and video, and some may limit the use of flash photography. Tripods and selfie sticks are not permitted for indoor use.

Service animals are welcome on the grounds. Pets are not permitted on the Museum campus and should remain.

Smoking is not permitted anywhere on the Museum campus.