Manchester is a town in Bennington County, Vermont, United States. It is located in the southern part of the state, about 20 miles northwest of Bennington. Manchester is known for its outdoor recreation opportunities, including skiing, hiking, and fishing. The town is home to several ski resorts, including Bromley Mountain, Stratton Mountain, and Magic Mountain.
Manchester is also known for its quaint downtown area, which features a variety of shops, restaurants, and galleries. The town is home to the Manchester Designer Outlets, a popular destination for shopping and dining. Manchester is also home to the Hildene, the Lincoln Family Home, which is a historic house museum that was once the home of Robert Todd Lincoln, the oldest son of President Abraham Lincoln.
In addition to its outdoor recreation and shopping opportunities, Manchester is also home to a number of cultural and historical attractions. The town is home to the Vermont Marble Museum, which celebrates Vermont’s history as a major producer of marble, and the Vermont Institute of Natural Science, which is a non-profit organization dedicated to the conservation and understanding of Vermont’s natural history.