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Living History

For anyone who is fascinated with early colonial history, Historic Deerfield is the place for you... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
slclasen
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Golden, Colorado
Our visit was too short!

This was the first stop on day 2 of our Fall Foliage trip. Unfortunately, we had an itinerary that... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
John M
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Hedgesville, West Virginia
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This New England museum of history and art is presented as a preserved 330-year-old western Massachusetts village, which features a collection of 18th- and 19th-century houses.
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80 Old Main St, Deerfield, MA 01342-5005
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+1 413-775-7214
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Reviewed 3 days ago

For anyone who is fascinated with early colonial history, Historic Deerfield is the place for you! It was the northwest boundary of the colonies in the late 1600s and was attached by the French (from Canada, then known as New France) and various Indian tribes...More

Thank slclasen
Reviewed 4 days ago

This was the first stop on day 2 of our Fall Foliage trip. Unfortunately, we had an itinerary that we had to follow in order to arrive at our hotel before nightfall. We did a couple of house tours before we left, but you could...More

Thank John M
Reviewed 1 week ago

This historic town is important in the history of the US and it's restored buildings date back to the 1700's. We stayed at the Deerfield Inn directly across the street from the visitor's center - very convenient. There's a short intro film and then from...More

Thank stevencc2018
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There are several historic homes which can be toured.. some have guided tours and some are self guided tours. The staff at visitor city is full of info. It is quiet town, shopping is limited to one gift shop and museum shop. There appears to...More

Thank labguides
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This would be an excellent place to spend some time, especially to show children how life was in the past. To do this justice you should plan on spending a half dat. Admission for Adults is $18. Some of 1 mile of homes is guided,...More

Thank Robert B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A wide range of historic buildings contained within an easily walkable street. Each house has a plaque with information outside so easy to stroll and learn without feeling you have to delve further. The houses are superbly preserved and historically accurate. Well worth the time...More

Thank Gill68
Reviewed 28 August 2018

This area has a bunch of preserved houses you can visit to see what life was like in this area 200 and 300 or more years ago. Several houses have guided tours, others are self guided, but have staff there you can ask questions to...More

Thank tedkirby
Reviewed 28 August 2018

First of all, Historic Deerfield is not a theme park, but rather a collection of historic houses, sharing a main street with homes and businesses. The visitor center is staffed by friendly individuals who want you to have a good experience. The 1+ mile long...More

Thank John H
Reviewed 24 August 2018

This charming village was such a special treat! I just loved it’s authenticity & the story of the couple who had the foresight to preserve this special place. The docents were exceptional & expertly painted the picture of what life was like in the “frontier”...More

Thank Melissa M
Reviewed 21 August 2018

The volunteers who lead tours of the houses are really the stars of the show, in my opinion. We had a particularly good one who took us through one of the houses that had been outfitted to have each room show the progression of living...More

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402SharonB
21 August 2018|
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Response from Are J | Reviewed this property |
If you want to see everything structure your visit around guided tours on the hour and it will take the better part of the day!
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newlywed4509
20 June 2017|
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Response from Teresa M | Reviewed this property |
I don't remember. The cost to see all the properties was $14 US.
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