Welcome to Rupert, Vermont

Chartered in 1761 by New Hampshire Governor Benning Wentworth, who named it after Prince Rupert of the Rhine, Rupert is located in the unspoiled northwest corner of Bennington County. We are bordered on the west by Washington County, New York; on the east by the town of Dorset; on the north by Pawlet; and on the south by Sandgate.

Read more about Rupert here.

The 2018 Town Report is now available.




Contact & Hours

Town Clerk: Andrea Lenhardt
Phone: 802-394-7728
Email: rupert187@myfairpoint.net

Hours: Mon: 11:00 AM – 7:00 PM, Tues: 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM, Weds: 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM, Thurs: 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM, Fri: Closed

Physical Address: 187 East Street, West Rupert, VT 05776

Postal Address:
P.O. Box 140, West Rupert, VT 05776


Recent News

Rupert Festival of Darkness

October 16, 2019
Come to the fire house on Route 153 for Rupert's annual Festival of Darkness. Open the last two weekends of October, Friday and Saturday nights, October 18, 19, 25, and 26, 7:00 - 9:30. Cost is $10 per person, includes food, games, and horror. Special events for kids include:  Storytime,…  read more

Rummage Sale

September 20, 2019
On Saturday, September 28, from 9am to 2 pm the members of the Congregational Church in Rupert will host a Rummage Sale at the historic Meetinghouse (1786). Clothing for children and adults, household items and some furniture will be priced to move. Your purchases will be supportive of the church’s work…  read more

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