Enjoy stunning panoramic views of Vermont. Your Rock of Ages tour experience begins at the Visitors Center & Gift Shop. Reserve your guided caravan tour ticket, enjoy a video about quarrying and manufacturing processes in a unique round theater, browse historic photos and exhibits, shop for natural stone gifts and enjoy warm Vermont hospitality.
The guided quarry tour takes you to an overlook of the Smith Quarry. At nearly 600 feet deep, it is the largest operating deep-hole, dimension granite quarry in the world. A one-of-a-kind tour experience, not to be missed while visiting Vermont. Experiencing a 160,000 square-foot factory from an observation deck is not to be missed. Watch artisans use hand tools in much the same way as Michelangelo did centuries ago. Try your luck on the world's only outdoor granite bowling lane, and don't forget to grab your free souvenir.
The tour is approximately 40 minutes in length and typically runs rain or shine. Tours run at 10:15 am, 11:15 am, 1:15 pm and 2:15pm, Monday through Friday.