Welcome to Vergennes!
Little City Big

Welcome to Vergennes, Vermont, the state's oldest city.  Our history spans over 200 years and is visible in the striking architecture of the historic buildings that line Main Street.  Charming downtown Vergennes features a city green surrounded by an eclectic mix of businesses that offer some of the best shopping and dining in New England.   A quick stroll from the heart of the city takes you to Vergennes Falls Park and MacDonough Park where you'll find walking paths and picnic areas alongside Otter Creek, a beautiful view of the waterfalls, and docks for boaters. 

We invite you to explore our website to learn about our many attractions, rich history and things to do - and then come visit us!  We have a hunch you won't be disappointed. Whether you want to relax and unwind or search out adventure, Vergennes has what you're looking for in your hometown away from home.  

Vergennes is a community where you just feel like you belong, whether you’re visiting for a moment or staying for a lifetime.
— Gerianne Smart