"Thank you Jennifer for recommending that my husband and I take a trip to Simon Pearce
with the weather cold and rainy. Not only was it a fun date but later eating at the
restaurant made the evening end on a romantic note!"
~ Heidi Wells
Area Activities ::
The Upper Valley is world famous for its craftsmen and women. You might consider visiting one
or more of the nearby studios and factories during your stay. A must see is glass blowing and
pottery making. Only 30 minutes from us, these two crafts can be experienced at:
Experience all of these eclectic activities under one roof when you visit Simon Pearce at The
Mill in Quechee, VT. Pearce, a noted Irish designer and glass blower, moved his workshop from
Kilkenny, Ireland, to a 300-year-old woolen mill on Vermont's Ottauquechee River in 1981.
The multi-level mill was restored to house the company's workshop, a restaurant and a retail
store. . . ."
Excerpt from About.Com's review