On May 30, local historian Ann-Elizabeth Barnes will read from and discuss her new book. Rev. Samuel Harrison was a long-time pastor in Pittsfield, and served as chaplain to the…More
This year Arrowhead will feature “Enchanted Berkshires: Where Fairies Dance” with a full slate of programs and exhibits. A key piece will be an exhibit featuring one-of-a-kind, artist created Fairy Houses. Be…More
Herman Melville’s final book, finished just before he died in 1891, was “Weeds and Wildings, chiefly; With a Rose or Two,” a collection of his poetry and his final short…More
Nathaniel Hawthorne once wrote that his friend Herman Melville spent his days at Arrowhead “shaping out the gigantic conception of his white whale.”
Arrowhead is a place for inspiration.
I have seen…More
At the Pittsfield Post Office: “Purses, Pocketbooks and Handbags: from the everyday to the extraordinary” This exhibit was put together by volunteer curators of the Berkshire County Historical Society at…More