If Western Massachusetts were a person, she’d be that natural beauty that doesn’t need any make up that you really want to hate, but can’t, because she’s so darn nice. Yep, Western Mass is plain gorgeous, from the green hills of the Berkshires to the stunning foliage along the Mohawk Trail, America’s first (and best!) scenic automobile route.  And it sure is nice, too, with the amazing collection of unique museums; the iconic Tanglewood music venue; epic music and hoops at Springfield’s Symphony Hall and the Basketball Hall of Fame, respectively; and some of the world’s most picturesque college towns in Northampton and Amherst. There’s even a hardcore music scene here. Aw, we could never hate you, Western Mass.

For more information on Western Mass, visit these sites:
Berkshire Visitors Bureau
Mohawk Trail Association
Franklin County Chamber of Commerce
Hampshire County Tourism & Visitors Bureau
Greater Springfield Convention & Visitors Bureau

VIDEOS

Northampton

  • Shelburne Falls

  • Balloon Festival, Greenfield

  • Clarkdale Fruit Farms, Deerfield

  • South Hatfield

  • White Square - Fine Books & Art +
    0 saves

    White Square - Fine Books & Art

    Easthampton

  • Willits-Hallowell Center, Mount Holyoke College +
    0 saves

    Willits-Hallowell Center, Mount Holyoke College

    South Hadley

  • Wistariahurst Museum +
    24 saves

    Wistariahurst Museum

    Holyoke

  • Yankee Candle Village +
    147 saves

    Yankee Candle Village

    South Deerfield

  • Yankee Inn +
    9 saves

    Yankee Inn

    Lenox

  • Yiddish Book Center +
    2 saves

    Yiddish Book Center

    Amherst

  • Zoar Outdoor +
    61 saves

    Zoar Outdoor

    Charlemont