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Historic Deerfield, Deerfield
(4.5/5 based on 190+ reviews on the web)
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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  • The place is wonderful. We chose not to take the guided tour that enables entering the houses. We did look into one of the houses but to my opinion they are all alike and if you have been in the past ...  more »
  • Historic Deerfield is a little-known gem, and in many ways it's much better than Sturbridge Village. With an incredibly-picturesque village with many homes dating back to the 1700s restored and furnis...  more »
  • Meticulously maintained historic village. The preservation group that oversees the museums and numerous homes and buildings have really put together a first class historic recreation right in the mids...  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.