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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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  • Hisotoric Deerfield is really one very quaint street on the same road as Deerfield Academy. Interesting puritan time period homes but also interesting that the historic homes are mixed in among presen...  more »
  • This place is dripping in colonial history from the Bloody Brook Massacre to the Raid on Deerfield by the France and Indians in 1704. Before going you really should read up on the history of the town ...  more »
  • One of my favorite historic sites in the US. Easily accessible, friendly, knowledgeable curators, staff. Site of the February 1704 attack on Deerfield, MA. As a historic fiction writer whose focus is ...  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.