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Address: 52 Main St, Proctor, VT 05765-1177
Phone Number: 1-800-427-1396
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Vermont Marble Museum is a hidden gem in Vermont! Come and discover how...

Vermont Marble Museum is a hidden gem in Vermont! Come and discover how many buildings and monuments in Washington, D.C. have been built with Vermont marble. Learn about geology in our "Earth Alive" discovery room. Try your hand at marble sculpting with Allen Dwight - resident sculptor.See the original blueprints for the "Tomb of the Unknown Soldier" - and see the award winning film about the quarrying and carving of the Tomb.

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Enjoyed visit to the Vermont Marble Museum. Loved the display of the different marble slabs and the beautiful sculptures made by the in-residence sculptor. The museum was well... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
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State College, Pennsylvania
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State College, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Enjoyed visit to the Vermont Marble Museum. Loved the display of the different marble slabs and the beautiful sculptures made by the in-residence sculptor. The museum was well worth the entrance fee, but it would be nice to put this information on the Museum's website.

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Covington, Kentucky
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This musuem tells the story of a small Vermont town and its industry. and of all the immigrants tbat came here through Eliis Island to skillfully carve marble and settle in this company town. This factory built the Capital, Supreme court and many other monuments !

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Reading
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2016

in depth study of marble in our history..must see short film on how this marble was used in the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Wash. DC. Hall of Presidents is a nice honor for all of our presidents...

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Northwood, New Hampshire
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016

For those who like to learn the history of Marble and Vermont's place in it, this is a great place to visit. The building is one of the original production buildings of Vermont Marble. The place to begin is with a short video of how marble is quarried, where it comes from and some of our national monuments made from... More 

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Thank Susan C
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016 via mobile

The Vermont marble museum was very informative. Learned the difference between marble and granite (you will need to google it or go to find out:) Lots of great history and a very impressive gallery of marble from all over the world. It is set up like many museums with different galleries and rooms of information and displays. Also an informative... More 

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South Venice, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016 via mobile

The museum was very educational. The movie of the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier was easier to understand than seeing it first hand in Arlington memorial cemetery . Geology came alive with its easy graphics. Marble will never be the same to me. The small areas defined marble , from its excavation to the finished product. The gift shop is... More 

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Somerville
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2016 via mobile

While this museum is set up with gallery areas like other museums it retains the atmosphere of the original industrial feel of the building it's in. This enhances the ambiance of the museum. The museum does an outstanding job of displaying the various uses (artistic and functional) of marble as well as the history of marble mining.

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Long Island, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2016

The place to visit for marble related household and personal items. Excellent quality and workmanship. Take the tour if time permits.

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Brooklyn, New York, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016

The art and sculptures were nice, but we didn't need repeating walls of marble samples at each end. There is a marble sculptor on site much of the time - you can watch him work or try your hand on a piece of marble. (Yes, his work is for sale.)

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Merrimack, New Hampshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016

Our visit to the Vermont Marble Museum offered a fascinating experience. It is a large museum with many galleries showing the works of the sculptors and all the types of marble the company utilizes. One can learn all about the marble mining industry and how the Vermont Marble Company has contributed to many iconic buildings and statues including the Tomb... More 

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