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Colchester, Vermont
Ethan Allen Homestead Museum

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Located in Burlington, VT (2 miles from Colchester)

Inside the Allen House you will see some of the daily tasks and skills required to survive on the Vermont frontier, as well as an introduction to Ethan's philosophical writings and land speculation activities. Experience the compact conditions and gain a new understanding of the lives of our 18th Century counterparts.

After your tour, you can explore our gift shop, our exhibit galleries on archaeology and history, and the walking trails located on-site.

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Historic Museum
North Beach

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Located in Burlington, VT (3 miles from Colchester)

North Beach is our largest beach and the only beach with active lifeguards in our summer season. With food concessions, a playground, restrooms with showers, picnic tables and grills, North Beach has something for everyone. During the summer months you can also rent kayaks, canoes and stand up paddleboards at our vendors kiosk and take full advantage of what Burlington has to offer. The park and beach are open all year.

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Beach
Church Street Marketplace

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Located in Burlington, VT (3 miles from Colchester)

Historic, award-winning Church Street Marketplace is nestled in the heart of downtown Burlington, Vermont. From a casual stroll to serious shopping, a scrumptious snack to truly fine dining, you'll find it all within four architecturally-historic blocks.

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Shopping
Echo Lake Aquarium and Science Center

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Located in Burlington, VT (4 miles from Colchester)

Discover the ecology, culture, history, and opportunities the Lake Champlain Basin has to offer! Guest of all ages will enjoy our 100 hands-on interactive exhibits and over 60 species of live fish, amphibians, and reptiles.

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Aquarium Family Attraction
Lake Champlain Cruises

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Located in Burlington, VT (4 miles from Colchester)

Vermont's Premier Private Cruise Boat, The Northern Lights offers an ideal setting for weddings, anniversaries, corporate functions, birthday parties or to simply enjoy the spectacular beauty of Lake Champlain.

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Boating
Lake Champlain Chocolates

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Located in Burlington, VT (5 miles from Colchester)

We make all of our chocolates in small batches right here in Burlington, Vermont - a truly special place we are proud to make our home.

(This excerpt provided by Lake Champlain Chocolates representatives)

Tour
Lake Champlain Shoreline Cruises

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Located in Burlington, VT (5 miles from Colchester)

Scenic Narrated Cruises offer a breathtaking panorama from Vermont's Green Mountains to the Adirondacks of New York. Kids Love searching for Champ, Lake Champlain's friendly monster.

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Boating Tour

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