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Posts Tagged ‘Herman Melville’

Herman Melville’s Home, Arrowhead, Is Open Now

December 24th, 2012 by philhalpern

Arrowhead Museum, the site where Herman Melville crafted his epic novel Moby-Dick, will be open extended hours for the holiday period. In addition to opening Saturdays and Sundays from 11 am to 3 pm, the museum will be open for tours on Thursday and Friday, the 27th and 28th of December from 11 am to […]

Mt. Greylock’s Bascom Lodge Is Open

May 13th, 2010 by philhalpern

In the Berkshires, we’re proud to claim the tallest peak in Massachusetts, Mt. Greylock.  This weekend the new road to the summit will open for the season, and Bascom Lodge opens for visitors as well.  At the summit of Mt. Greylock, the lodge offers a restaurant, a gift shop, hiking information, but most especially the […]

Herman Melville’s Arrowhead, by Candlelight

December 15th, 2009 by philhalpern

Herman Melville Arrowhead, long known as the home where Herman Melville wrote his epic novel, Moby Dick, will be shown in a unique way this winter. The Berkshire Historical Society at Herman Melville’s Arrowhead, 780 Holmes Road, Pittsfield, will feature special “Candlelight and Chocolate Tours” of its beautifully decorated 1783 farmhouse during the holiday season. […]

Herman Melville and Norman Rockwell, Together in the Berkshires

May 22nd, 2008 by philhalpern

Who would have thought? An exhibit combining Norman Rockwell and Herman Melville!  It’s opening tomorrow night at Arrowhead, Melville’s home in Pittsfield, Massachusetts.  And that’s very close to Brook Farm Inn, in Lenox, Massachusetts.  The exhibit features the original color study of Rockwell’s mural showing Pittsfield in 1854, and includes clothing, tools, and other items […]

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