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6 08, 2013

Bidwell House Museum

2020-02-26T11:01:07-05:00August 6th, 2013|Categories: Historic Sites/Museums, Things to Do|

Authentically restored & located on 192 acres, the Bidwell House Museum tells the story of life in the 18th C Berkshires via seasonal programs and hourly guided tours of the elegant c.1760 Georgian saltbox home. Open Memorial Day to October.

PO Box 537
100 Art School Road
Monterey, MA 01245

(413) 528-6888

bidwellhouse@gmail.com

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6 08, 2013

Chesterwood

2019-03-13T11:59:13-04:00August 6th, 2013|Categories: Historic Sites/Museums, Things to Do|

Chesterwood is the country home, studio and gardens of America’s foremost sculptor, Daniel Chester French (1850-1931), known for the Minute Man in Concord, MA, and the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, DC. Historic site offers sweeping views, annual contemporary sculpture show, family events and picnic area, hiking trails; groups & weddings welcome.

4 Williamsville Rd
PO Box 827
Stockbridge, MA 01262

(413) 298-3579

chesterwood@savingplaces.org

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6 08, 2013

Frelinghuysen Morris House & Studio

2020-04-27T14:42:57-04:00August 6th, 2013|Categories: Historic Sites/Museums, Things to Do|

This Bauhaus-inspired 1930’s-40’s Modernist structure was the home and studio of Suzy Frelinghuysen(1911-1988)and George L.K. Morris (1905-1975), founding members of the American Abstract Artists. They painted and championed American abstract art and collected the 20th century’s greatest modern art including Picasso, Gris, Matisse and Leger.

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92 Hawthorne Street
Lenox, MA 01240

(413) 637-0166

info@frelinghuysen.org

 

 

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1 04, 2015

Historic New England’s Merwin House

2019-02-22T15:28:13-05:00April 1st, 2015|Categories: Historic Sites/Museums, Things to Do|

This Federal style houseThey and their daughter, Vipont Merwin, traveled extensively collecting European and American furnishings and objects to decorate their home. Merwin House today is a museum of the family’s collection and the location of the Berkshires office of the Housatonic Valley Association, preserversof the Housatonic watershed.

14 Main Street
Stockbridge, MA 01262

(617)994-6662
MerwinHouse@HistoricNewEngland.org

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6 08, 2013

Naumkeag House and Gardens

2017-01-03T12:29:08-05:00August 6th, 2013|Categories: Historic Sites/Museums, Things to Do|

Gilded Age mansion offering guided and self-guided tours of the historic house and landscaped grounds. With 44 rooms in the main house and more than 10 acres of gardens designed by Fletcher Steele, Naumkeag offers a delightful way to spend a summer day. The Oak Café at Naumkeag is open 7 days week from 10-5 seasonally, picnics also available.

5 Prospect Hill Road
Stockbridge, MA 01262

(413) 298-8138 (May-Oct)

naumkeag@ttor.org

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6 08, 2013

Norman Rockwell Museum

2018-02-26T16:07:47-05:00August 6th, 2013|Categories: Historic Sites/Museums, Things to Do|

“A must-see in the Berkshires!” World’s largest collection of original Rockwell art, and featured American illustrators. Rockwell’s Studio and Terrace Café open seasonally. Free gallery talks. Open year-round.

9  Glendale Road, Route 183 (1/4 mi. South on Rte. 183 from the intersection of Rte. 102 & 183)
Stockbridge, MA 01262

(413) 298-4100

questions@nrm.org

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8 08, 2013

Stockbridge Library, Museum & Archives

2020-04-27T15:49:35-04:00August 8th, 2013|Categories: Historic Sites/Museums, Things to Do|

The mission of the Stockbridge Library, Museum & Archives is to be a vibrant center of community life in Stockbridge. The Library serves the needs of the residents of Stockbridge and the surrounding communities by promoting lifelong learning, strengthening community, and preserving the historical record of the town.

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New to the Library:

Free checkouts of digital books, magazines, and audiobooks

Kanopy digital film streaming!
Kanopy is a video-streaming platform dedicated to thoughtful and thought-provoking films that foster learning and conversation. You’ll find documentaries, The Criterion Collection, The Great Courses, world cinema, Kanopy Kids, and more.
For Stockbridge Library cardholders only.

New York Times Digital! The New York Times is now available free, compliments of the Library. Simply click on the link and redeem a code for 72 hours of access. Get a new code as often as you’d like. You’ll need to complete a one-time registration with New York Times Digital the first time you log on. Questions? Email us at info@stockbridgelibrary.org

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46 Main Street
P.O. Box 119
Stockbridge, MA 01262

(413) 298-5501

info@stockbridgelibrary.org

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6 08, 2013

The Mission House

2017-01-03T12:29:08-05:00August 6th, 2013|Categories: Historic Sites/Museums, Things to Do|

Journey back in time at this Colonial-era house and museum, a National Historic Landmark that tells the story of the Stockbridge Mohicans and missionary John Sergeant. Learn what happened here where Stockbridge began. Trace the many trails of the Mohicans to their present day home. Indian Museum open daily spring-fall 10am-4pm. Guided house tours at 10am & 11am daily in summer (except T & W) and on fall weekends and holidays. NEW in 2011 – additional summer weekend tours at 12noon, 1pm, 2pm.

19 Main Street, one block west of the intersection of Rts. 7 & 102
Stockbridge, MA 01262

(413) 298-3239 ext 3000

westregion@ttor.org

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