Area Attractions

Pittsford Vermont, a typical quintessential   Vermont town is situated in between Brandon and Proctor and is half way between Rutland and Middlebury along the Route 7 corridor and the Otter Creek.
Home to 4 historic Covered Bridges; the Cooley, the Gorham, the Hammond and the Depot Hill covered bridges are visited frequently by tourists and locals alike. Some have heard of the age old tradition of closing your eyes, holding your breath and making a wish as you pass through a Covered Bridge. Ask a local if wishes made while passing through a Covered Bridge come true.
Pittsford was also home of Samuel Hopkins, the first patent holder in the United States. Registered in 1790, the patent for the Pearl and Potash process.
Killington Resort, a short 15 minute drive from Pittsford offers 4 season options for all ages.
Rutland County offers many shopping, dining and lodging options for your convenience.
Don’t forget to stop at Kamuda’s, our local Country Market and JR’s Eatery (right across the road from the museum) where you’re sure to find the locals sharing the day’s stories!
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