Bennington Monument

Bennington Monument and Moose

Bennington is located in southwestern Vermont within a few miles of the New York and Massachusetts borders—the center of the Northeast!  Bennington is easily accessible located only one hour from Albany, New York and Rutland, Vermont; within three hours from Boston, Massachusetts and Manchester, New Hampshire, and four hours from New York City and Maine.

Bennington has New England charm with distinguishing characteristics both historic and modern.  The town is extremely college friendly; a majority of the local businesses and restaurants offer special discounts or events exclusively for college students, and the Green Mountain Express bus service provides free transportation for NEBC students within the town of Bennington and the surrounding communities.  Bennington hosts numerous hiking and walking trails and has multiple winter resorts within an hour including Mount Snow, Jiminy Peak, Bromley, and Stratton.

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