Experience A Real-Life Fairy Tale In This Small Vermont Town

Some believe that fairy tales only exist between the well-thumbed pages of a children’s book. Others know that occasionally they can be found in everyday life. If you’re searching for a real-life fairy tale in Vermont, there’s only one place to go looking. South Hero is a small town full of whimsy where miniature castles rule over a forest of colorful birdhouses… or at least it seems that way.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

Learn more about Harry Barber’s miniature castles here. And you can get all the details on the birdhouse forest here. Have you ever visited South Hero? Share your experiences and photos if you have them in the comments section below.