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In addition to the actual homestead that serves as the birthplace and boyhood home of Calvin Coolidge, the President Calvin Coolidge State Historic Site contains a small village. Since the Village has been relatively untouched since the early 20th century, it acts as a living museum.
President Calvin Coolidge State Historic Site, located in the birthplace of US president Calvin Coolidge, is a historic village including Coolidge's family home, community church, schoolhouse, general store and cheese factory, many still featuring original furnishings.
Visitors can stay in vintage cottages that were originally built in the 1930s at Cozy Cottages. Cozy Cottages also offers horseshoes, shuffleboard, a swimming pool, nightly bonfires, and wine tastings at the Otter Valley Winery.
Family owned and operated, the Otter Valley Winery is spread over six acres. Tours of the vineyard and winery are held regularly along with frequent wine tastings, and guests can see the largest wine cask in Vermont.
Home to a gold mine operation in the 1850s, Camp Plymouth State Park now houses a sandy beach, concession stand and change rooms, picnic area, volleyball nets and playground, and campground. Canoe, kayak and paddle boat rentals available to explore Buffalo Brook.