Poets Wanted!

Workshop starting in late November at Arrowhead.  J. Peter Bergman, author, poet, playwright, critic, will be hosting a monthly poetry
workshop at Herman Melville’s Arrowhead beginning in late November. The group…More

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Baseball in the Berkshires

Take a peek at Baseball in the Berkshires! The Berkshire Historical Society is proud to host this community exhibit that tells some of the story of Berkshires baseball. From Little…More

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Children’s Garden

On July 12 we celebrated the opening of the Children’s Garden at Melville’s Farm at Arrowhead.  Come explore the gardens, free.  Guided tours of the historic house are available, admission…More

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“Wreck of the Whale Ship Essex”

An example of the terrific selection of books and merchandise available at Arrowhead.  We were honored to welcome, on July 7, Carlo DeVito, editor and publisher of The Complete Illustrated…More

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Arrowhead open for the season

Herman Melville’s Arrowhead is open daily for tours through Saturday, October 17.  See paintings, such as this one done by Robert Selkowitz,  all created at the A Touch of Melville…More

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Buy a shingle for Arrowhead

We’ve put a new roof on the main house Arrowhead! You still have an opportunity to be a permanent part of Herman Melville’s farm! Buy a new shingle, put a…More

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Volunteer at Arrowhead!

There are many volunteer opportunities at Arrowhead.  Gives us a call to learn about all the activities at the Historical Society and Arrowhead. These include giving tours of Arrowhead, working…More

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