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Frelinghuysen Morris House & Studio

92 Hawthorne St, Lenox, MA 01240-2403
+1 413-637-0166
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A Must See for Art Deco Enthusiasts

This is near the Tanglewood property so anyone heading to a Tanglewood concert on a Sunday... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
berkshiretraveler53
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Lenox, Massachusetts
Interesting 20th Century Art

Off the beaten path, a bit eccentric, but fascinating tour of a corner of 20th Century art. Worth... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
CharlieW338
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Cambridge
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WHEN TO VISIT June 22-Labor Day, Thursday-Sunday, 10am-3pm, Hourly guided tours GROUPS May 15-October 31, Groups of 6 or more by appointment one week in advance. Tour operator admission offered at a discounted rate.
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  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
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92 Hawthorne St, Lenox, MA 01240-2403
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This is near the Tanglewood property so anyone heading to a Tanglewood concert on a Sunday afternoon, try and stop in for a tour. The house is intact with most of the owners furnishings with the exception of a few floors that had been refurbished....More

Thank berkshiretraveler53
Reviewed 6 days ago

Off the beaten path, a bit eccentric, but fascinating tour of a corner of 20th Century art. Worth it on a second trip.

Thank CharlieW338
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Art Deco home of George Morris and Suzy Frelinghuysen filled with period furniture and abstract art. Parking 1/3 mile from house; walking path/road through forest to house. Golf cart available for patrons with mobility issues but house is not handicap accessible: narrow door; stairs;...More

Thank chez2p
AbstractArt36, Public Relations Manager at Frelinghuysen Morris House & Studio, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to make such a thorough review of your experience. So glad you enjoyed the architecture, period furniture and design and even took part in the drawing exercises in the studio based on the Cubist masterpieces on display, front and...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The trip though .3 miles of woods, on foot or by golf cart is well worth traveling. The 1941 Bauhaus home is decorated in Mid Century Modern and is filled with the abstract cubist art of George L.K.Morris and his wife Suzy Frelinghuysen. Other artists...More

Thank Nellie144
Reviewed 6 November 2016

The architecture, setting and contents of this home are exceptional. In an area where most if not all homes open to the public represent the Gilded Age I found it refreshing to see a home built and furnished in the first half of the 1900's...More

Thank MiamiMimi
Reviewed 26 September 2016

We planned a weekend in Lenox because it had already closed when we were here last year--and we were not disappointed! It is an amazing place. The house itself is beautiful--outside and in--and the rooms retain both the flavor and taste of the original owners,...More

Thank jpb-ny
Reviewed 3 September 2016

See this house to see an early design of what the mid 20th century modern house would be. This house is a unique creation of an architect that was a cubist artist. this house has original possessions and furniture. it could be easily missed as...More

Thank ITfoodie
Reviewed 31 August 2016

This is the house of two artists who were great painters and lead interesting lives. The wife was also an opera singer with considerable talent. The guides are friendly and well informed. The grounds are lovely.

Thank Fabe-Zippy
Reviewed 24 August 2016

1941. Their story is fascinating and the house and its decor and furnishings and the gorgeous setting and landscape were worth the almost three hours we spent there. If you are interested in art, architecture, and landscape gardens and, by the way, a small window...More

Thank Frances S
Reviewed 14 August 2016

My wife and I visited FMHS in early August 2016. I hadn't read the brochure carefully and was expecting to see another grand house ("cottage") of the 1880s. Instead, the first treat was a modernist house and studio of two artists, George Morris and Suzy...More

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Aimee L
7 July 2016|
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The aforementioned question refers to assisting a disabled person who has a motorized scooter or a walker, to be clear. Thanks. Aimee
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Aimee L
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Response from AbstractArt36 | Property representative |
Yes, we have accommodations for those who cannot climb stairs and have a wheelchair or walker. We access the different levels with a golf cart transport. It is ideal to call ahead to make sure enough staff are available.
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