Fruitlands Museum

FRUITLANDS MUSEUM Discover Heritage, Nature & Art

102 Prospect Hill Road, Harvard, MA 01451

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Fruitlands Museum inspires and educates through the heritage, nature, and art of New England. It is home to four historic buildings of art and history including Bronson Alcott's Fruitlands farmhouse, the country's first Shaker Museum, the Native American Museum and the Art Gallery. The Museum is sited on 210 sprawling acres with a spectacular view shed. Other amenities include the Fruitlands Museum Café, a Museum Store and 2.5 miles of walking trails.

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  • Summer Concert Series

    Join us Thursday evenings on the hillside for the Fruitlands Summer Concert Series. Gates open at 5:30 for picnics, concerts begin...

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    Thu, Jun 19 - Thu, Aug 7, 2014

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  • Basket Weekend

    Discover Fruitlands' extensive collection of baskets in our Native American, Shaker and Fruitlands Farmhouse museums. There will be indepth highlight...

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    Sat, Jul 26 - Sun, Jul 27, 2014

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  • Summer Concert Series presents Black Marmot

    Delight in the infectious folk rock tunes of Black Marmot! Experimenting with ukulele, complicated harmonies, and even the addition of...

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    Thu, Aug 7, 2014

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  • Basket Bombing Workshop

    Come by throughout the season and join our "basket bombing" workshops. Using simple weaving techniques and traditional basket...

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    Fri, Aug 8, 2014

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  • Abstract Landscape Painting with Richard Kattman

    Artist-in-Residence Richard Kattman leads participants through the essential steps of replicating the essence of the Fruitlands landscape in acrylics on...

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    Mon, Aug 11, 2014

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  • Harvest Home: Botanical Drawing in Colored Pencil

    Join artist Helen Byers in this two-day botanical art workshop. Through daily demonstrations and individualized attention, the instructor will guide...

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    Sat, Aug 16 - Sun, Aug 17, 2014

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  • Basket Bombing Workshop

    Come by throughout the season and join our "basket bombing" workshops. Using simple weaving techniques and traditional basket...

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    Fri, Aug 22, 2014

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  • Clara Endicott Sears: A Biography and a Legacy

    Dr. Cecilia Macheski, Professor Emeritus of LaGuardia Community College and The City University of New York, shares with us the...

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    Sat, Aug 23, 2014

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  • Hudson River Valley Tour

    You've seen the Hudson River School paintings in our collection, now take a tour along the river itself to learn...

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    Mon, Sep 8 - Thu, Sep 11, 2014

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