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

Director Wanted: Rupert Leisures

June 16, 2019
Rupert Leisures is a community event held at the Rupert firehouse each month which offers delicious luncheons and a small presentation.  The gatherings are held mostly for Rupert’s senior citizens but, all ages are welcome!  Skip Lewis has organized this event for the past twenty-one years and has recently decided…  read more

Open House at the Sheldon Store

May 29, 2019
The Rupert Village Trust will be having an Open House on June 15, 2 - 5 pm, at the Sheldon Store. Come see this historic interior, and offer your ideas. Refreshments will be served. See our latest newsletter here for more details.  read more

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