Poultney Vermont Historical Society — 200 Years of Poultney Vermont History

This Week in Poultney History

1771 – First Settlers Arrive

The first settlers, who had come in April, 1771, and built shanties near the present-day main intersection in Poultney, were Ebenezer Allen, a cousin of Ethan, and Thomas Ashley, an Allen in-law.

“Poultney Village” Movie Screening – Sat. March 22 @ 10AM and 11AM

Back by popular demand, two screenings of the new DVD “A Tour […]

Walking and Driving Tours

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

Poultney Virtual Tours

Visit Poultney without leaving home. See unique photos from a century ago […]

Poultney 1890-1910 Photo Exhibit

A newly discovered collection of 887 glass negatives yields photos that are […]