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Historic Deerfield, Deerfield

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Historic Deerfield is a museum dedicated to the heritage and preservation of Deerfield, Massachusetts, and history of the Connecticut River Valley. Its historic houses, museums, and programs provide visitors with an understanding of New England's historic villages and countryside. It is located in the village of Old Deerfield which has been designated a National Historic Landmark District (as the Old Deerfield Historic District), and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The museum also hosts the Dublin Seminar for New England Folklife.
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  • If you enjoy history and historic artifacts this is the place to visit. Being from CT its only a two + drive away. We went in August with our granddaughter who is 13 and my mother-in-law who is in her...  more »
  • You pay one fee that let's you tour all of the historic houses and the museum. We walked about 3 miles, parked at the museum and then walked from there. Some of the houses have guided tours which was ...  more »
  • Strolling thru Historic Deerfield is like taking a step back in time. Much of the architecture remains as it did back in the colonial days. After visiting one of the many houses and hearing the histor...  more »
  • Good for leaf peeping
  • Very fun! The guided tours are great, and the kids house/workshops are a blast for the little ones. Everyone was very helpful, and the scenery and buildings are gorgeous.
  • Beautiful scenery nd views along with some really unique history.