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

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  • Everything Old is New Again (Ask my plastic surgeon)

    Sally-Jane Heit is mounting her own primary at The Mount. In the glorious setting of Edith Wharton's Drawing Room, she...

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    Thu, May 12, 2016

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  • A Reading with Stone Court Writer-In-Residence Sion Dayson

    Stone Court Writer-In-Residence Sion Dayson will read from her work, including the upcoming When Things Were Green, published by Queen's...

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    Sun, May 22, 2016

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  • Rockwell, Wharton, and World War I

    Norman Rockwell's January 18, 1919 Saturday Evening Post cover, titled "Thinking of the Girl Back Home", depicts a sailor gazing...

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    Thu, Jun 30, 2016

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