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Joseph Smith, founder of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, was born at this site. The monument is one of the world's largest granite structures of its kind.

The grounds include a visitor center, featuring artwork, a diorama and films. Visitors can also enjoy hiking and a picnic area. Admission is free.

Location: Dairy Hill Road, Sharon Vermont Telephone 802-763-7742

Other History nearby:
(Ludlow) Black River Academy Museum
(Canterbury) Canterbury Shaker Village
(Addison) D.A.R. John Strong Mansion
(Enfield) Enfield Shaker Museum
(Castleton) Hubbardton Battlefield State Historic Si
(Sharon) Joseph Smith Birthplace Memorial

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