Take a tour of Arrowhead

It’s not too late!  Herman Melville’s Arrowhead is open seven days a week through October 23.  Come enjoy a guided tour of the house, self-guided tour of the historic landscape,…More

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Exhibit: Berkshire Writers in Cartoons

In the small red barn at Arrowhead is our summer exhibit, Berkshire Writers in Cartoons. Exhibit curator Jeff Aldrich searched out dozens of cartoons inspired by the writings of Edith…More

Postcard book 2016

New book of historic postcards

Over 200 postcards depicting the history of Pittsfield, all in one handsomely printed book! Volunteers at the Berkshire County Historical Society combed through the thousands of cards in our collection,…More

Shelden book cover 2016

Melville in Love

On August 17 in the Red Barn at Herman Melville’s Arrowhead, author Michael Shelden talked about his new book “Melville in Love.” This biography discloses the secret affair Melville had…More

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Baseball in the Berkshires – the book!

Baseball in the Berkshires: A County’s Common Bond  is now available in book form.  Come to Arrowhead to buy your copy!

This book tells the extraordinary history of baseball in Berkshire…More

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