- TripBuzz found 47 things to do with kids in or near Manchester, Vermont, including 38 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Wilmington, Arlington, Bennington and Londonderry.
- From Orvis Fly Fishing School to Lye Brook Falls, the Manchester area offers 91 different types of family activities, including: Science Museums, Specialty Museums, Mountains and National & State Parks.
- Bennington County, Vermont is home to the less than 5,000 residents in the city of Manchester. A historically industrial area, the town combines both past and present avenues of adventure and entertainment. Visitors can enjoy a day of shopping at the variety of malls and outlets or stroll through historic centers native to the area.
A large protected forest area, Pittsfield State Forest features 65 acres of azalea fields, 30 miles of trails for hiking and biking, and an array of striking natural sights, including waterfalls and streams.
Including twelve museum houses constructed between 1730 and 1872, Deerfield Museums also include the Flynt Center for Early New England Life and the Memorial Libraries. Together, the museums house a huge collection of decorative art, antiques, clothing, and textiles.
Spanning almost 6000 acres, Albany Pine Bush Preserve is a fresh water pine barren with trails for hiking and nature walks. A unique and endangered ecosystem, the Preserve features informative exhibits, as well.
Presenting some of the most highly respected shows in theater the Capital Repertory Theatre brings quality performances and artistic culture to the community of Albany. The theater features a performance venue, a cafe, an on site costume design shop and a rehearsal hall.