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Historic Deerfield has a wide variety of properties and artifacts within them. A walking tour is... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Yellodog117
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Massachusetts
Enjoyable but confusing

We apparently entered Deerfield from the wrong end as the Information Centre was at the opposite... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
devonroamer
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Kingsteignton, United Kingdom
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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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All reviews self guided new england wood working flynt center period pieces colonial history visitor center decorative arts museum houses memorial hall leisurely pace working farm open to the public step back in time food truck in great shape on display
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Historic Deerfield has a wide variety of properties and artifacts within them. A walking tour is self guided but when you visit one of the properties there are guides to interpret what you are seeing. As well as houses there is the Flynt Center which...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Yellodog117
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We apparently entered Deerfield from the wrong end as the Information Centre was at the opposite end of town and the signposts were inadequate. Wasted time going to another information centre which was shut. The buildings are very nice to look at and great photos...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank devonroamer
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There is such a variety of things to see here. I visited two of the historic houses and the Flynt Center. The open storage is a real plus.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Ann W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Save this for a pleasant sunny day and I believe it will be more for adults. Trip advisor listed that a visit should take about 2 hours, however we could have spent double that time since we only did 4 of the 15 colonial houses...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank rodlewis12
Reviewed October 24, 2018

The village is a real gem. We only had a few hours and it wasn't enough. Our only disappointment was the museum/bookstore was closed. The guides were top notch and interacted with questions. There was another museum that was not part of the ticket, too...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank indolawson
Reviewed October 16, 2018

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

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 15, 2018

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

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank John M
Reviewed October 12, 2018

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

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank stevencc2018
Reviewed October 7, 2018 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

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank labguides
Reviewed September 30, 2018

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

Date of experience: September 2018
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402SharonB
August 20, 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
June 19, 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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