Attractions & Things To Do Nearby
Cornish, New Hampshire
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"The Museum preserves the heritage of the mechanical arts, celebrates the ingenuity of our mechanical forebears, and explores the effects of their work on our everyday lives."
(This excerpt taken from American Precision Museum website)
"Called the Birthplace of Vermont, the restored Old Constitution House looks as it did more than 200 years ago. An exhibit recounts the writing of the most progressive consititution of its time, and examines its effect on the politics of the young nation."
(This excerpt taken from The Old Constitution House website)
"Augustus Saint-Gaudens (1848-1907), created over 150 works of art, from exquisitely carved cameos to heroic-size public monuments. Works such as the "Standing Lincoln" monument and the Shaw Memorial, continue to inspire people today and his design for the 1907 Twenty Dollar Gold Piece, is considered America's most beautiful coin. Over 100 works of the sculptor are exhibited in the galleries and on the grounds at Saint-Gaudens National Historical Park. The papers of Augustus Saint-Gaudens are housed in the special collections of Rauner Library at Dartmouth College, Hanover, N.H., 20 miles north of the park."
(This excerpt taken from Saint-Gaudens National Historical Park website)
"Flanking 3,144-foot high Mt. Ascutney to the north, south and east, the park is a favorite of many outdoor enthusiasts and sightseers. Mount Ascutney State Park was one of the first Vermont State Parks. It was built between 1935 and 1938 through the efforts of the Civilian Conservation Corps, a Depression-era program aimed at putting young men to work. The original park consisted of the summit road, the stone toilet buildings, campsites 1 - 18 and the ranger’s quarters. The original stonework is all of Ascutney granite."
(This excerpt taken from Mount Ascutney State Park website)
"We hope that you will come and visit us at our Brewery in Windsor for a Tasting or Tour, lunch in our Beer Garden, a Brewery Festival, or to shop in our Brewery Store."
(This excerpt taken from Harpoon Brewery - Windsor website)
"Arrowhead Recreation Area in Claremont, NH provides an area for tubing, skiing and snowboarding. Equipment rentals and lessons are available. Easy to access from Newport, NH, Charlestown, NH, Unity, NH, Sunapee, NH, Ascutney, VT and Lebanon, NH."
(This excerpt taken from Arrowhead Recreation Area website)
"Quechee Gorge Village was established in 1985 originally as a Woodsman Musuem, Country store and Antique Mall. It has evolved into one of the premier shopping attractions in the state of Vermont Located in the heart of the Quechee Gorge, Quechee Gorge Village has something for everyone."
(This excerpt taken from Quechee Gorge Village website)
"The Vermont Institute of Natural Science (VINS) is a nonprofit, member-supported, environmental education, research and avian rehabilitation organization headquartered at the VINS Nature Center in Quechee, Vermont. Open year-round, the 47-acre campus features state-of-the-art raptor enclosures, exhibit spaces, classrooms and interpretive nature trails, including our new Forest Canopy Walk. VINS places a priority on bringing high-quality, compelling and engaging education programs to people at the Nature Center, in the community, and in schools throughout the region."
(This excerpt taken from Vermont Institute of Natural Science website)
"Quechee State Park is located along US Route 4, and its proximity to many Upper-Valley attractions make the park a popular tourist destination. Hundreds of thousands of visitors stop each year to take in the breathtaking views of the Quechee Gorge. Other visitors seeking an overnight stay enjoy the easy access to the park’s spacious campsites."
(This excerpt taken from Quechee State Park website)
"The White River Flyer is operated by the Green Mountain Railroad and runs between White River Jct. and Norwich, VT with many special excursion trains throughout the summer. Charter trains are run from Lyndonville, VT."
(This excerpt taken from White River Flyer website)