The Mount, Edith Wharton's Home

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2 Plunkett St., Lenox, MA 01240

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Experience the unparalleled beauty of The Mount, Edith Wharton's historic house and gardens. Tour the house and gardens, enjoy lunch on the terrace, shop in the book store, or just relax and enjoy the surroundings. Special events including free Jazz on the Terrace. Pay once; visit often! Admission valid for 7 days, kids free every day. For more information and our calendar of events visit EdithWharton.org.

Upcoming Event:

  • Touchstones at The Mount: Kate Bolick in Conversation with Ariel Levy

    Journalist and cultural critic Kate Bolick is back with another season of Touchstones: Conversations at The Mount. Join Kate on...

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    Thu, May 25, 2017

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  • Wednesday Ghost Tours

    Creaking floors, slamming doors, and ghostly footsteps...The Mount's haunted history includes it all! For over a century, The Mount...

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    Wed, Jun 14 - Wed, Aug 30, 2017

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  • Touchstones at The Mount: Kate Bolick in Conversation with Lee Siegel

    Journalist and cultural critic Kate Bolick is back with another season of Touchstones: Conversations at The Mount. Join Kate on...

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    Thu, Jun 15, 2017

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  • The Book Show at The Mount: Joe Donahue in Conversation with Jim Shepard

    WAMC's Book Show comes to The Mount! Host Joe Donahue and author Jim Shepard will discuss Jim's latest book, The...

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    Tue, Jun 20, 2017

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  • Free Fun Friday

    As part of the Highland Street Foundation's Free Fun Fridays, admission is free on June 23.

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    Fri, Jun 23, 2017

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