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In the Heart of the Sea

To coincide with the opening of the Ron Howard movie, “In the Heart of the Sea,” Arrowhead will re-open for a limited time. Herman Melville based part of Moby-Dick on…More

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Arrowhead is (almost) closed for the season

Arrowhead will offer one special guided tour a week, Mondays at 10:30, through December 7.  Otherwise, after a wonderful season, Herman Melville’s Arrowhead is closed for tours. Visitors are welcome…More


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

The small “preview” exhibit in the red barn is now closed. But have no fear – a larger exhibit will open in the main house on March 2, 2016. Organized…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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