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GBHS annual antiques show & flea market – Saturday, July 30
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Our popular annual Antiques Sale and Flea Market featuring lots of great dealers is planned for Saturday, July 30th. And . .  if you’d like to have a look earlier, check out the special sale of great reasonably-priced items from … Read More

An important message from our new executive director–
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     We need you! (I know, and so does every charity and foundation around who is asking for your support.) Why should you choose to financially support your Great Barrington Historical Society? Well, frankly, without you, we’re history!      We … Read More

Join us at the Farmstead Picnic on Wednesday, August 17
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Just like Tanglewood . . . except “Barn Style”! Join us on Wednesday, August 17 at 5:30pm at the Great Barrington Historical Society Museum and Grounds at the Wheeler Farmstead, 817 South Main Street (Route 7) in GB. Bring your … Read More

Share your artifacts for our rotating displays at the GBHS Town Museum
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Be part of your town’s history by loaning us your family’s artifacts, documents, and photos for our upcoming rotating museum displays. Here’s the GBHS program and display schedule for the rest of 2016: Wednesday, October 5 – “Jenifer House – … Read More

Free tours of the GBHS Town Museum, including the terrific Lost Highway exhibit
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The Great Barrington Historical Society is holding free tours of its Town Museum and Archive Education Center at the Captain Truman Wheeler House, 817 S. Main Street (Route 7), Great Barrington. Tours are held every Saturday from 10am to 2pm … Read More