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Outdoor Art in Vermont

A Beautiful Backdrop for Inspiration

Ever seen the world's tallest filing cabinet? What about the two sets of whales' tails in two different Vermont towns? Vermont's outdoor art represents the best of our artists' creativity and showcases how Vermont landscapes and towns not only inspire artists, but also become part of the work and the experience of taking it in. 
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Galleries

At last count there were almost as many art galleries in Vermont as there are towns! This of course means that visitors encounter art and craft at every turn. 

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ARTS, HERITAGE AND HISTORY

Discover Vermont's roots and immerse yourself in its art and culture. Find scenes made famous in film, beautiful artwork and be inspired by Vermont's rich history.

Outdoor Sculpture at Cold Hollow Sculpture Park

Cold Hollow Sculpture Park

Cold Hollow Sculpture Park is home to some of Vermont’s most jaw-dropping installation pieces, sure to inspire and provoke thought and admiration of the surrounding natural beauty.

art in downtown rutland

Exploring Downtown Rutland

Downtown Rutland is home to outdoor art aplenty, history, delicious local dining and stores that offer the unique and unexpected. Go along with a Seven Days reporter to explore, and then plan your own trip.

Manchester Sculpture Park

Outdoor Art Shines at Manchester’s Seven Springs

Featuring 15 sculptures on 20 acres, this southern Vermont sculpture park is the project of a couple committed to keeping art accessible to all. With no set path, visitors can explore the land at will and on their own time.

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TRAVEL PLANNING DIRECTORY

Vermont is home to unique lodging, world-class recreation, local food, shopping, history and art in beautiful surroundings. Plan your trip with our directory.

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VERMONT OPEN STUDIO WEEKEND

Art studios open up statewide the weekend of May 28 and 29, 2022. Watch sculptors, potters, quilters, jewelers, blacksmiths, and more work to create made-in-Vermont pieces. Explore Vermont in the spring along the way.

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