Experience the rich history, culture and nature in the Upper Housatonic Valley National Heritage Area through hiking, biking, historic homes, river experiences and more.

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Events

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We seek to to tell the story of the Upper Housatonic Valley by interpreting our unique heritage in compelling and engaging ways.

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The Upper Housatonic Valley National Heritage Area includes nine towns in Connecticut and twenty in Massachusetts.

EVENTS

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Jan 18 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
10:00 am
Discover ways to navigate outdoors in winter while having fun exploring an interactive display station that features some useful tools of the trade. Investigate the wonders of maps and compass along with a few tricks[...]
Lenox, MA–Winter Studio Festival of Plays @ Shakespeare & Company-Elayne Bernstein Theatre
Jan 19 all-day
12:00 am
January 19 1-3 PM: The Longing by Lee Kalcheim 4-6 PM: Luna Gale by Rebecca Gilman 7-9 PM: The Night of the Iguana by Tennessee Williams January 20 1-3 PM: Mariel by Melinda Lopez 4-6[...]
Jan 19 @ 11:00 am
11:00 am
The Mount is a turn-of-the-century home, designed and built by Edith Wharton in 1902. A National Historic Landmark, today The Mount is a cultural center that celebrates the intellectual, artistic and humanitarian legacy of Edith[...]
1:00 pm
Join us on the beautiful CHP walking loop trail. In partnership with Community Health Programs, MA Department of Conservation and Recreation, Great Barrington Land Conservancy and Berkshire Natural Resources Council. Difficulty: Easy (easy pace, little[...]
Lanesborough, MA–Stump the Ranger! @ Mt. Greylock Visitor's Center
Jan 19 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
1:00 pm
Come out and meet the cool Park Ranger for a fun, informative and engaging question and answer presentation about everything Mount Greylock. Discover a multitude of amazing facts and revealing secrets relating to the highest[...]
4:00 pm
Deputy Director/Chief Curator of the Norman Rockwell Museum will discuss the relationship and story of Rockwell and the Four Freedoms In January 1941 Franklin D. Roosevelt in his Annual Message to Congress and thus the[...]
Lenox, MA–Winter Studio Festival of Plays @ Shakespeare & Company-Elayne Bernstein Theatre
Jan 20 all-day
12:00 am
January 19 1-3 PM: The Longing by Lee Kalcheim 4-6 PM: Luna Gale by Rebecca Gilman 7-9 PM: The Night of the Iguana by Tennessee Williams January 20 1-3 PM: Mariel by Melinda Lopez 4-6[...]
Jan 20 @ 11:00 am
11:00 am
The Mount is a turn-of-the-century home, designed and built by Edith Wharton in 1902. A National Historic Landmark, today The Mount is a cultural center that celebrates the intellectual, artistic and humanitarian legacy of Edith[...]

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