Shelburne Farms

An article in the Autumn issue of Victoria Classics Autumn Bliss magazine had me reminiscing about my visit to Shelburne Farms on the shores of Lake Champlain in Vermont…

Shelburne Farms

The farm encompassed 3800 acres and was laid out with plans from American landscape icon, Frederick Law Olmstead…

Shelburne Farms

William Webb married Lila, daughter of William Henry Vanderbilt and Shelburne was their country home…

Shelburne Farms

Through the years there were major changes to the property thanks to a struggling economy.  In 1969 Webb descendants created a new vision for the farm and manse.  Resolved to preserve Shelburne, they converted it into the educational organization it is today.

I was there during peak peony season…

Shelburne Farms

The Inn at Shelburne Farms would definitely be a place I would love to stay.  Rooms are furnished  following the original decorating schemes and the dining is assuredly farm to table.

pretty floral arrangements prevailed…

Shelburne Farms

Shelburne Farms

the article on favorite destinations has me yearning for a return to Shelburne…

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