Posts Tagged ‘Berkshire Museum’

Festival of Trees for the Christmas Season

November 19th, 2014 by philhalpern

The Berkshire Museum in Pittsfield, MA has opened its annual Festival of Trees.  The event coincides with the Christmas season.  This year the theme is On Safari, and the local Berkshire Eagle’s headline reads “Trees Gone Wild!”  Visitors can walk through the exhibit of 80 large trees and 60 smaller ones, all creatively decorated within the […]

Festival of Trees Is a Berkshires Holiday Tradition

November 21st, 2011 by philhalpern

  Step right up, ladies and gentlemen, for Under the Big Top: Festival of Trees 2011 at Berkshire Museum.  The 27th annual holiday event, featuring more than one hundred and fifty dazzling, decorated trees filling the Museum’s galleries,  runs through Monday, January 2, 2012.  Special exhibitions of vintage circus memorabilia and photography add to the […]

M.C. Escher Exhibit is coming to the Berkshires

December 23rd, 2010 by philhalpern

At Brook Farm Inn, Lenox MA, we can’t wait to see this exhibit coming to the Berkshire Museum.  It promises to be one of the best attractions on the Berkshires arts scene.                      M.C. Escher: Seeing the Unseen —  Coming January 22 This world premiere exhibition, curated by Berkshire Museum, provides fresh insight into the inspiration […]

Holiday Trees at the Berkshire Museum

November 11th, 2010 by philhalpern

This weekend is the opening of Berkshire Museum’s annual Festival of Trees, which runs through January 2nd.  It’s always a holiday favorite.  This year the museum is filled with trees inspired by favorite stories and books.  An associated exhibit features original work by some of the best-loved artists in children’s book illustration, such as Tash […]

Berkshire Museum’s Festival Of Trees Opens Nov. 14th

November 10th, 2009 by philhalpern

The 25th Annual Festival of Trees November 14 – January 3 Each year, the Berkshire Museum spruces up the galleries with scores of festive trees decorated by community organizations, businesses, and school children. This year, to mark the Festival’s Silver Anniversary, the trees have been inspired by the theme Silver Bells. The Festival of Trees […]

Celebrate the 100th Anniversary of the North Pole Expedition at Berkshire Museum

January 20th, 2009 by philhalpern

This Saturday, January 24th, visitors to Brook Farm Inn in Lenox Massachusetts will have the opportunity to attend the opening of “Race To the Top: Arctic Inspiration 1909 & Today.”  At this most unusual and exciting exhibit at the Berkshire Museum, you can learn what it was like to be the first to reach the top […]

Festival of Trees at the Berkshire Museum

November 20th, 2008 by philhalpern

The 24th annual Festival of Trees is on exhibit at the Berkshire Museum. This year’s theme is Getting Green, and you’ll be uplifted by festive, earth-friendly decorations and designs.  You’ll delight in the museum’s eco-savvy and eco-fabulous enchanted forest of more than 200 trees, decorated with natural materials and recycled objects.  At Brook Farm Inn, we’re […]

The Renovated Berkshire Museum

April 14th, 2008 by philhalpern

Here in Lenox, MA, we’re right next door to Pittsfield, where we recently visited the renovated Berkshire Museum The new Hall of Innovation is a must see! We were amazed at the number of important inventions that took place in the Berkshires.