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The Black River Academy Museum was founded in 1835. In 1888 the present Richardsonian style building was built and from the Academy, Calvin Coolidge, future President of the United States, graduated in 1890. The Academy served as Ludlows high school until 1938.

Manuscripts, photographs, tools and other items illustrate late 19th century life in rural Ludlow and the Black River Valley.

Location: 14 High St., Ludlow Vermont 05149 Telephone 802-228-5050

Other History nearby:
(Manchester) American Museum of Fly Fishing
(Ludlow) Black River Academy Museum
(Glens Falls) Chapman Historical Museum
(Enfield) Enfield Shaker Museum
(Charlestown) Fort at No. 4 Living History Museum
(Charlestown) Fort at Number Four

06/28 Coming to The Ludlow area
Taste of the Valley Plymouth NH March21 Experience all of your favorite local flavors. Several restaurants from the region will be there hoping to win your vote in the "Best in Show" competition.
Seacoast Home and Garden Show Durham NH March23-24 The 19th annual show features more than 225 exhibitors showcasing the latest products and services for your home.
Green Mountain Film Festival Montpelier VT March22-31 Culture reigns at the Green Mountain Film Festival, featuring powerful programming on a wide range of subjects, interesting and often unexpected guests, and a convivial atmosphere.
New England Folk Festival Mansfield MA April19-21 A fabulous blend of dance, music, crafts, and food from many lands.
Spring Plant Sale Westford NH April27 The Middlesex Conservation District will be holding its annual Spring Plant Sale at the 4H Fairgrounds.
Vermont Maple Festival St Albans VT April26-28 Pancake breakfast and maple buffet, the annual “Sap Run” race, exhibits and sugarhouse tours, antiques, crafts, cooking demonstrations, youth talent, fiddlers’ shows, and a Grand Parade featuring teen “Maple Ambassadors.”