• Old Dairy Barn

    Loss of Old Dairy Barn

    The Old Dairy Barn (foreground), burned Sunday morning, September 11, 2016, due to a lightning strike.

    Read note from President Alec Webb

  • Thanks for a great season!

    Our Children's Farmyard, Property Tours, and Inn are now closed for the season. Walking trails, Welcome Center & Farm Store, and programs run year-round!

    Check out upcoming programs

  • The Inn at Shelburne Farms

    The Inn at Shelburne Farms

    Enjoy our seasonal inn

    The Inn is now closed for the season. It reopens May 12, 2017. The Inn is a guest house to this amazing working farm. Your stay supports our educational mission.

    Rooms, Rates, Availability

  • Educating for a sustainable future

    Shelburne Farms' Sustainable Schools Project

    We're educating to build a future that supports us all

    Our programs explore the ideas of sustainability for all ages, with a particular focus on children and educators.

    Come discover our education programs.

  • Pasture-based Brown Swiss Cow Dairy

    Our Brown Swiss herd, responsible for Shelburne Farms' award winning cheddar.

    Our campus is a working farm

    A Certified Humane dairy, organic market garden, and sustainably managed woodlands connect you to the land we all depend on.

    Come discover our working farm.

  • eduacation

    Where educators learn, grow, and are inspired

    Educators! Check out our summer workshop opportunities. They're experiences that will transform your teaching, and yourself.

    See all our professional learning programs


Most events require pre-registration.

Farm Blog

  • Cultivating Pathways to Sustainability

    How do you galvanize teachers and students to address the most pressing sustainability issues of our time? To start, you get them all in one room. That's what we did on September 21 to launch of year of learning and change. Read more.

  • The Power of 4-H

    Shelburne Explorers 4-Hers select a calf in the spring, then work with it all summer long to show at fairs.They learn so much about commitment, perseverance, and other life lessons. And they get to snuggle with calves. Read more.

  • Educating for Sustainability: Case Studies from the Field

    Discover some promising practices for how to educate for sustainability in our newly released ebook, with nine case studies and twelve contributing author educators. Read more.

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