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Lake Champlain Maritime Museum, Vergennes
(4.6/5 based on 90+ reviews on the web)
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  • On a biking trip we had a few free hours one afternoon and went to this museum. It was worth the trip. My husband and I were fortunate enough to see a replica of the Philadelphia with a very knowledge...  more »
  • We did not expect this attraction to be so interesting compared to other maritime museums we've been to. HOWEVER, this particular maritime museum was very different. The museum itself was very nice wi...  more »
  • This museum shows the history of Lake Champlain during the revolutionary war period along with many boats that sailed on the lake. 
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  • Amazing experience all around. So much more to offer than meets the eye. What don't they offer? Blacksmithing, glass blowing, summer camps, ROV tours, long boating, etc. Would highly recommend a visit to anyone in the area. There is a even a pirate festival for kids! A historic treasure that is totally UNDERrated!!
  • This institution far outstripped my expectations. Wonderful displays covering the history of Lake Champlain and maritime technologies going back to its first inhabitants. Friendly staff and volunteers. Plan to make a day of it. The entry fee will grant you a 20% discount to the Red Mill Restaurant, an easy walk from there, so no need to pack a lunch.
  • Yay fun
  • The Submarine, Lake Champlain Explorer, resides there. It was the First Submarine to cruise beneath the waves of Lake Champlain. The Museum calls it: The Yellow Sub.
  • One could literally spend all day here. A National treasure in my opinion. Historic replica boats w/ crew that you get to go on are just part of the gems hidden here.