The Top 5 Best Towns to Visit in the  Berkshires

The Top 5 Best Towns to Visit in the  Berkshires

#1 - Lenox

Lenox is most well known for its cultural attractions, including the Tanglewood Music Center, the historic home The Mount, and the Ventfort Hall Mansion & Gilded Age Museum

#2 - Great Barrington

Great Barrington is a mix of Brooklynites, locals, and former hippies. Here, you’ll find high-end clothing stores, art, and gifts – on par with what you’d find in urban retail establishments.

#3 - Williamstown

This small community has it all – a definitive New England college campus, a red brick building downtown, world-class art museums, and excellent hiking opportunities.

#4 - Stockbridge

The biggest attraction in Stockbridge is the Norman Rockwell museum, the painter and illustrator known for his nostalgic depictions of everyday life in the 20th-century U.S.

#5 - West Stockbridge

Although not as well-known, this sweet community features a cute downtown with an excellent cafe, used books store, art galleries, and a sculpture park.

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