The Berkshires Massachusetts

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The Berkshires welcomes you with four seasons of culture, history and outdoor adventure. Whether your idea of paradise is sipping fresh cider on a romantic New England bed and breakfast hearth or traveling scenic country roads through the Berkshire mountains, Berkshire County is the perfect year 'round destination.

The stars come out in summer, and not just in the sky. Tanglewood hosts stirring Boston Symphony Orchestra performances, the Williamstown Theatre Festival presents inspiring plays and local museums unveil captivating exhibits. Visit MASS MoCA, Clark Art Institute and the Norman Rockwell Museum for the best in classic and modern art. Fall is the perfect time to take a picturesque foliage tour along the historic Mohawk Trail or visit fascinating Hancock Shaker Village and purchase a piece of famous Shaker style furniture to remember your New England vacation. During winter and spring, enjoy the best of New England skiing and then spend afternoons exploring the charming small towns of Williamstown, Lee and Lenox, Massachusetts. Be sure to stop in the many quaint New England antique shops and one-of-a-kind Berkshires art galleries. Whether you're spending a long weekend at cozy vacation village in the Berkshires or a week enjoying the amenities of our New England ski resorts, your trip is sure to create lasting vacation memories.