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Cabot Visitors Center & Tour

Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Cheese Sample Bar

So many amazing samples, so little time! Even though it’s clearly mentioned on the website, I... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Dean_Amy-2004
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Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
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Worth a Visit

No tours but a very interesting video. Fascinating. Loved all the sample cheeses. We learned a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jean W
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Tampa, Florida, United States
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As of January 1, 2018, the Visitors’ Center in Cabot will no longer be offering creamery tours. The Visitors Center WILL remain open for Cabot cheese sampling and purchases, as well as an opportunity to check out a full array of artisan Vermont...more
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2878 Main St., Cabot, VT 05647
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

So many amazing samples, so little time! Even though it’s clearly mentioned on the website, I still heard someone looking for an actual factory tour. While you can no longer go through the physical processing area, they show a 10-min video in a room over...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

No tours but a very interesting video. Fascinating. Loved all the sample cheeses. We learned a lot. Cabot cheese and yogurt are now at the top of my list.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Jean W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you happen to be passing through Cabot, please take about half hour and stop at Cabot’s visitor Center. It’s a small shop loaded with Cabot cheeses, mugs, T-shirt’s, postcards, crackers and lots of other gifts and food items. They offer a short film that...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great stop to taste and stock up on cheddar cheese. Enjoyed the short film discussing how cheese is made. Lots of samples for tasting and plenty of cheese and other products for purchase. Great to sample locally made products and of course to purchase your...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed June 14, 2019 via mobile

It’s really not a tour and you really don’t see them doing anything. You do watch a video and they are friendly and answer questions. Of course there are plenty of samples and things to buy, it’s just not a big deal..

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed May 3, 2019

Employees are very nice. Lots of samples to try including items you can't find in the stores. They no longer allow tours in the factory but the video was very informative. Bring a cooler so you can do some shopping! Not something I would go...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Mary F
Reviewed April 13, 2019

Cabot makes the world’s best cheddar and this store let’s you sample all the varieties! Plus sample other products and buy a variety of cheeses, craft beer, wine and other Vermont products. I make sure to stop here every time I pass through Vermont

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank nw921
Reviewed April 13, 2019

Fresh and delicious cheeses. Maple shaped Maple syrup hard candies are delicious. Definitely worth the trip but disappointing that the tour is no longer offered.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank GlutenFreeReview17
Reviewed December 18, 2018 via mobile

We drove here thinking we would take the creamery tour but upon arrival were told it was no longer available due to new state laws. Other than a small sampling table and gift store there’s not much to justify the tripMore

Date of experience: November 2018
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Gail124, Owner at Cabot Visitors Center & Tour, responded to this reviewResponded December 20, 2018

Thank you for your feedback. We worked very hard to get the message out about tours being stopped at the end of 2017 by putting it on our site, on Google, Yelp, and TripAdvisor. We are grateful you visited and enjoy all the Visitors Center...More

Reviewed October 25, 2018

Stopped by the Cabot Factory in October 2018. We were amazed of all the cheese samples offered. It was also quite interesting to see all the variety of cheese flavors that we do not have available in our home state. No tours are offered, however...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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(January-May 15) Mon.- Sat., 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. (May 16-October) Open Daily, 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (November-December) Open Daily, 10:00 a.m - 4:00 p.m. Closed: New Year's Day, Easter Sunday, Thanksgiving Day and... More
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There were RVs in the parking lot if that helps.
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