Welcome Center & Farm Store

  • Open daily, 10am - 5 pm. Visit and sample our delicious farmstead cheddar and other Vermont products and gifts!
  • The Welcome Center was originally the North Gatehouse.
  • The nonprofit renovated the building, 1985-1986 as a welcome center.

Open daily, year-round, 802-985-0350

  • 9 am - 5:30 pm (seasonally: mid-May to mid-October)
  • 10 am - 5 pm (mid-October to mid-May)
  • closed Thanksgiving Day & Christmas Day

Your visit to Shelburne Farms begins here, in what was originally the North Gatehouse for the agricultural estate of W. Seward and Lila Webb.

  • Sample and purchase our farmstead cheddar cheese, other Vermont products and crafts, and children and adult books on nature, agriculture and the environment.
  • Check-in for walking trails
  • Purchase tickets seasonally (general admission, guided tours)