Poultney Vermont Historical Society — 200 Years of Poultney Vermont History

This Week in Poultney History

1761 – Poultney Chartered

Poultney was chartered in 1761 when Royal Governor Benning Wentworth, in the name of King George the Third, granted 61 proprietors equal shares in a township six miles square "for the due encouragement of settling a new plantation within Our said Province (of New Hampshire)."  more...

Museums Open thru Sept. 28

Take a trip into Vermont history at the three Historical Society museums through Sunday, […]

East Poultney Day 2014 on Sat. August 9

This year’s East Poultney Day will be on Saturday, August 9, 2014 […]

“Poultney Village” DVD at The Store and elsewhere

The new DVD “A Tour of Two Villages: Poultney Village” is now available […]

Poultney Walking and Driving Tours

The Society has won two awards for its historical Audio Walking and […]