Area Attractions

Our bed and breakfast inns are located adjacent to the Pioneer Valley & to the Berkshires of Western Massachusetts. Enhance your lodging experience with an unlimited number of local attractions that offer a diverse range of entertaining activities.

Things to Do in Western Massachusetts

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Museums and Historic Preservation Sites

Smith College Museum of Art , Northampton
Words and Pictures Museum, Northampton
William Cullen Bryant Homestead, Cummington
Bisbee Mill Museum, Chesterfield
Historic Northampton Museum & Education Center , Northampton
Dickinson Homestead, Amherst
Mead Art Museum, Amherst
Pratt Museum of Natural History, Amherst
Art Museum At Mt. Holyoke College, South Hadley
Historic Deerfield, Deerfield
Stirling and Francine Clark Art Institute, Williamstown
Norman Rockwell Museum, Stockbridge
Shelburne Falls Trolley Museum, Shelburne Falls
Yankee Candle Car Museum, South Deerfield
Chesterwood, Stockbridge
Hancock Shaker Village, Pittsfield
Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art
Berkshire Museum
Williams College Museum of Art
Kingman Tavern Historical Museum, Cummington
Blacksmith Museum, Westhampton
1752 Porter-Phelps-Huntington Historic House, Hadley
Hadley Farm Museum, Hadley
Memorial Hall Museum, Deerfield
Stone House Museum (1827), Belchertown

Covered Bridges

Bissell- Route 8A, off Route 2, Charlemont
Burkeville- Route 116, Conway
Charlemont- Route 8A - 1st wooden bridge completed in the 20th century
Colrain- Lyonsville Rd- off Route 66- known as the Arthur Smith Bridge
Greenfield (Leyden) - Eunice Williams Dr. - off Leyden Road

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State Parks and Natural Wonders

Notchview Reservation, Windsor
D. A. R. State Forest, Route 112, Goshen
C. M. Gardner State Park, Huntington
Mt. Greylock State Reservation, Lanesboro
Elwell State Park- Norwottuck Rail Trail, Northampton
Savoy Mountain State Forest, Savoy
Skinner State Park, Hadley
Mt. Tom State Reservation, Holyoke
Mt. Sugarloaf State Reservation, South Deerfield
Natural Bridge State Park, Clarksburg
Dubuque Memorial State Forest, Plainfield
October Mountain State Forest, Washington
Windsor State Forest, Windsor
Chester Blandford State Forest, Chester
Chesterfield Gorge, Chesterfield
Glendale Falls, Middlefield
Windsor Jambs, Windsor
Sanderson Brook Falls, Chester
Chapel Falls, Ashfield
Glacial Potholes, Shelburne Falls
Quabbin Reservoir, Belchertown
Knightville Dam, Huntington
The Arches, Middlefield
Mohawk Trail State Forest, Charlemont
Bridge of Flowers, Shelburne Fall

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Arts and Entertainment

Jacobs Pillow, Becket
Boston Symphony Orchestra at Tanglewood
Shakespeare & Co.,
Berkshire Theatre
Iron Horse Entertainment Group (Calvin Theatre, Pearl Street) , Northampton
UMASS Fine Arts Center, Amherst
Mullins Center, UMASS, Amherst
The miniature Theatre of Chester, Chester
Academy of Music, Northampton
Snow Farm, Hyde Hill Road, Williamsburg
Sevenars Concerts, Worthington
Northampton Center for the Arts, Northampton
Northampton Community Music Center, Northampton
Pioneer Valley Ballet Company, Northampton
Williamstown Theatre Festival, Williamstown

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Recreational

Notchview Reservation, Windsor
Botanic Garden of Smith College, Northampton
Lyman Conservatory, Northampton
Botanic Plant House at Mt. Holyoke College, South Hadley
Stanley Park of Westfield
Norwottuck Rail Trail, Northampton
Massachusetts Audubon at Arcadia
Look Memorial Park, Northampton
Cantebury Farm - X-Country Ski Center, Becket
Hickory Hill Ski Touring Center, Worthington
Worthington Ballooning, Worthington
Worthington Golf Club, Worthington
Chip and Putt, Chesterfield
Beaverbrook Golf, Williamsburg
Maple Corner Farm- X-Country Ski Area, Granville
Berkshire Balloons, Northampton Airport, Northampton
Prakasa Yoga Studio, Goshen, Public or Private Yoga Classes
Good Time Stove Co., Route 112 Goshen, Antique Stove Showroom
Three Sisters Sanctuary, Route 112 Goshen, Two Acres of Enchanting Walking Gardens

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Antiques, Artisans and Galleries

River Studio-Andrew Devries- Sculptor, Middlefield
Skera Gallery, Northampton
Snow Farm, Hyde Hill Road, Williamsburg
The Basket Shop, Route 143, Chesterfield
Butterfield's Primitives-Farm Collectibles, Route 9, West Cummington
Sheepgate Handwovens, Blandford
Friendship Antiques, River Road, Chester
Early New England Crafters, Williamsburg
Williamsburg Blacksmiths, Route 9, Williamsburg
Tomorrow's Collectibles, Route 9, Williamsburg
Stonepool Pottery, Conwell Road, Worthington
Salmon Falls Artisans Showroom, Ashfield St., Shelburne Falls
Artisan Gallery, Northampton
Don Muller Gallery, Northampton

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Colleges

Smith College, Northampton
Amherst College, Amherst
University of Massachusetts Amherst
Hampshire College, Amherst
Mount Holyoke College, South Hadley
Westfield State College, Westfield 

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Area Events

Massachusetts Agricultural Fairs
Massachusetts Grange Fairs
Massachusetts Community Fairs
Paradise City Arts Festival
Northampton Film Festival
Old Deerfield Craft Fairs

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