Visiting & Directions

The Justin Smith Morrill Homestead is located at 214 Justin Morrill Memorial Highway in Strafford, Vermont, only 20 minutes from Interstate 89 (Exit 2) and Interstate 91 (Exit 14).

 

From Interstate Highway I-89, take Exit 2 at Sharon and drive northeast on VT Route 132 for 6 miles to South Strafford Village. In South Strafford take a left at the intersection onto Justin Smith Morrill Highway and drive 2 miles to Strafford Village. The Homestead is located on the right-hand side of the road at the south end of the village.

From Interstate Highway 91, take Exit 14 onto Route 113 North and drive 2.2 miles. Turn left onto Tucker Hill Road and drive 2.3 miles. Turn right onto Route 132 toward South Strafford and travel 2.4 miles. Bear right onto Justin Smith Morrill Highway and travel 2 miles. The Homestead is on the right.

Hours of Operation

In 2017, the house at the Homestead is open for tours from May 27 (Memorial Day weekend) through October 15, Wednesday through Sunday (and holiday Mondays) from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Tours are conducted on the hour. Admission is $6.00.

Home Tours

For home tour information please contact:

The Vermont Division for Historic Preservation
One National Life Drive
Deane C. Davis Building, 6th Floor
Montpelier, VT 05620-0501
(802) 828-3051.

Please call (802) 828-3051 or (802) 765-4484 ahead of your visit for any changes in hours.

Garden Tours

In 2017, the house at the Homestead is open for tours from May 27 (Memorial Day weekend) through October 15, Wednesday through Sunday (and holiday Mondays) from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Tours are conducted on the hour. Admission is $6.00. When the site is not officially open the gardens may  be enjoyed during daylight hours at no cost.