Open Hours: Jul-Aug: 10am-5pm Mon-Sat; 2pm-5pm Sun; May-Jun & Sep-Oct: 10am-5pm Tue-Sat; 2pm-5pm Sun
In 1627, a trading post was built here to encourage commerce among Native Americans, Dutch colonists and the Pilgrims of ... More
Aptucxet Trading Post Museum
In 1627, a trading post was built here to encourage commerce among Native Americans, Dutch colonists and the Pilgrims of Plymouth. It is believed that this was the first commercial establishment in the New World. In the 1920s the area was excavated and the original foundation was discovered, along with a rune, stone experts believe came from the Viking era (around 1000 CE). Also on the grounds are a windmill, herb and wildflower gardens, and a trail along the canal.
This charming house takes one through the history of the Spooner family and the history that the family lived through
and reflected; having been continuously occupied by five successive generations of the family, the house now traces the successive ...
Norman Rockwell spent the last twenty five years of his life in this house in Stockbridge; now a museum, this
structure houses the most significant public collection of Rockwell's work, and one may also tour the artist's studio, peruse ...