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Tour: Architecture and Landscape at Herman Melville’s Arrowhead

Oct 02 Sat @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Saturday, October 2–Architecture and Landscape at Herman Melville’s Arrowhead, 11 am

 

Long-time Arrowhead tour guide John Dickson and Berkshire County Historical Society Executive Director Lesley Herzberg will conduct an enlightening walking tour of the Arrowhead grounds. Dickson will provide an overview and evolution of the architectural features of the building from the 1780s to the present. In her walk through the north field, Herzberg will discuss the cultural landscape where the entire Melville family participated in the cultivation of the farm and gardens in the 19th century. (Rain date: Saturday October 9, 11 am),

This FREE event is sponsored by Greylock Federal Credit Union

Offered as part of the Housatonic Heritage Walks

Details

Date:
Oct 02 Sat
Time:
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Event Category:

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