Happy Birthday Vermont!

On March 4, 1791, Vermont was admitted as the 14th state in the United States of America. Happy 220th Birthday to the State of Vermont!

The Vermont State House, 1859. Photograph by Kaitlin O'Shea.

Read a timeline of Vermont history.

Read all of the Vermont roadside history markers.

Visit the Vermont Secretary of State kids’ page including a list of the things that Vermont was the first to do…

Visit the Vermont Historical Society’s Vermont History Explorer website.

Are you a Vermont expert? Take this quiz to find out!


And is it merely coincidence that searching for “Vermont birthday cake” comes up with this cake?

I think not.

Happy Birthday Vermont! You are wonderful!