Birds of Vermont Museum | Chittenden County | Attraction | Community & Public Places


A happy obsession is in evidence at the Birds of Vermont Museum — home to hundreds of life-sized wooden birds expertly carved by Bob Spear. The loon family alone took him 850 hours to carve and paint. Spear founded Vermont’s first chapter of the National Audubon Society in 1962, and is still carving birds today.

Upcoming Events

  • 'Birding by the Numbers' (Shows)

    • Through Oct. 31
  • Fledglings Figure it Out (Kids)

    • Fourth Sunday of every month, 2-3 p.m. Continues through Oct. 31 Regular admission, $3.50-7; free for members.
  • Nestlings Find Nature (Kids)

    • Second Tuesday of every month, 10:30-11:30 a.m. and Fourth Tuesday of every month, 10:30-11:30 a.m. Continues through Oct. 24 Regular admission, $3.50-7; free for members and kids under 3.
  • Who Walks These Woods (Outdoors)

    • Second Sunday of every month, 1-3 p.m. Continues through Oct. 8 Regular admission, $3.50-7; free for members; preregister.
  • Bird Monitoring Walk (Outdoors)

    • Sat., July 29, 7:30 a.m. and Sat., Aug. 26, 7:30 a.m. Free; preregister.

Past Events

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