Our Mission and Vision Statement

The mission of the Orleans County Historical Society is to preserve, protect and promote the Old Stone House Museum and its buildings in the Brownington Historic District; to collect, record and preserve materials relating to Orleans County; and to promote research and develop educational programs relating to Orleans County.

The Orleans County Historical Society envisions the future of the Old Stone House Museum as a nationally recognized historic district and education center, a destination known for its unique ability to explore Vermont’s history of educational reform and blend of diverse cultures in ways that engage and inspire a contemporary audience.