- Our list of the best things to do in Manchester, Vermont, features the top 75 nearby activities — including 37 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Manchester, VT has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Museums & Galleries, Outdoor Places, Sights & Landmarks, and Entertainment & Shows.
- The results below include the top 18 things to do within the city of Manchester, VT , followed by 57 popular activities in nearby cities, including Wilmington, Bennington, Arlington, Ludlow, Londonderry, Weston, Chester, Dover, Grafton, Stratton Mountain, Jamaica, Rutland and South Londonderry
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96% 779 votes
1005 Hildene Rd, Manchester, VT 5254 MoreLess Info
Constructed in the early 1900s, Hildene was the family estate of Robert Todd Lincoln, son of Abraham and Mary Todd Lincoln. Visit the Georgian Revival-style house, grounds and gardens. Highlights include a 1000-pipe organ played daily, farm, original 1835 one-room schoolhouse and a restored wooden Pullman rail …
97% 185 votes
4869 Main Street, Manchester, VT 5255 MoreLess Info
Voted Best Bookstore in the country by Publisher's Weekly magazine, Northshire Bookstore is a family-owned independent bookstore in a historic Victorian farmhouse and inn. Calendar includes frequent author readings and events.
98% 130 votes
Manchester, VT MoreLess Info
Offered through the Equinox Resort and Spa, the Land Rover 4 x 4 Driving School provides an 80-acre course designed to teach off-road driving skills including ascent, descent and uneven terrain.
100% 75 votes
3567 Main St Rte 7A, Manchester, VT 5254 MoreLess Info
Offered through the Equinox Resort and Spa, the British School of Falconry is the first program of its kind in the US, offering students hands-on lessons in the art of handling birds of prey, through private sessions and 'hawk walks'.
97% 100 votes
Manchester Visitors' Center, Manchester, VT 5255 MoreLess Info
Backroad Discovery Tours offers a variety of local, guided tours for 6-11 passengers in customized tour vehicles. Tour choices explore the areas back roads, and include seasonal samplers, a fall foliage tour, and Revolutionary and Civil War tours.
93% 92 votes
79 Elm Street, Manchester, VT 5255 MoreLess Info
Manchester Hot Glass is a glass blowing gallery and studio, featuring classes and lessons in the art of glass. Hands-on activities include beginner sessions, and projects for kids as young as 5 years old.
92% 52 votes
3567 Main Street Route 7A, Manchester, VT 5254 MoreLess Info
The Spa at Equinox is a full-service resort spa offering treatments and products native to Vermont. Facilities include saunas and steam baths, an indoor heated swimming pool, yoga, pilates and meditation, along with a variety of massage and spa treatments.
91% 140 votes
Lye Brook Falls Access Road, Manchester, VT MoreLess Info
Access the 125-foot Lye Brook Falls waterfall via the Lye Brook Falls trail, where you'll follow old logging railroad grades and woods roads to the scenic falls, one of the highest in the state of Vermont.
84% 166 votes
off Rte 7A, Manchester, VT MoreLess Info
Experience Mount Equinox, southern Vermont's highest peak, via the Skyline Drive, with picnic areas and lookouts along its 5.2 mile climb. At the summit, visit the Saint Bruno Scenic Viewing Centre, with information about the Carthusian Monks, whose only US monastery is located on the mountain.
97% 29 votes
Rt. 30 North, Manchester, VT MoreLess Info
Named for a fallen officer in 1972, the Dana L. Thompson Memorial Park is popular with the local community. The park covers over 88 acres and features a dog park, swimming pool, multiple athletic fields, a walking path and three playgrounds.