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Architecture and Landscape at Herman Melville’s Arrowhead

Sep 11 Sun @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Join long-time tour guide John Dickson and Executive Director Lesley Herzberg for a walk around Arrowhead’s grounds.  John will provide an overview of the architectural features of the building and discuss its evolution from the 1780s to the present. This talk is followed by Lesley Herzberg’s walk through the north field where the Melville family cultivated the farm and gardens in the 19th century. Her talk will focus on Arrowhead’s cultural landscape. (Rain date: Sunday, Sept 18, 11am).
This free event is sponsored by Greylock Federal Credit Union and is presented as part of the Housatonic Heritage Walks program.

Details

Date:
Sep 11 Sun
Time:
11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Organizer

Berkshire Historical Society
Phone:
413-442-1793
Website:
mobydick.org

Venue

Arrowhead
780 Holmes Road
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
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Phone:
413-442-1793
Website:
mobydick.org
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