shortDrives.com Menu

Attractions & Things To Do Nearby
Becket, Massachusetts

Category Filter
Named by Yankee Magazine as one of the “Top 10 foliage train rides in New England” (2017), the Berkshire Scenic Railway Museum's mission is to preserve the history of railroading in the Berkshire Hills of Western Massachusetts. (This excerpt taken from the Berkshire Scenic Railway website)
The Bidwell House Museum is a New England heritage site providing a personal encounter with history, early American home life, and the Berkshire landscape through its land, house and collection. The Museum is a non-profit educational institution for the benefit of the community and today’s audiences of all ages, dedicated to preservation, scholarship and enjoyment of the landmark site. (This excerpt taken from the Bidwell House Museum website)
Otis Ridge image
Otis, MA
(range: 9 miles)
159 Monterey Road, Otis, MA  (This excerpt taken from the Otis Ridge website)
Home of Herman Melville from 1850-1863. Dedicated to preserving the history of Berkshire County and the Arrowhead farm. (This excerpt taken from the Berkshire County Historical Society website)
Berkshire Museum image
Pittsfield, MA
(range: 11 miles)
An estimated 35,000-40,000 objects comprise the Berkshire Museum’s permanent collection. Designed to bring knowledge of the arts, history, and natural science to a rural population, a large portion of the collection was initially purchased by Zenas Crane, the founder of the Museum, in the early 1900s as a “window on the world” for Berkshire County residents. (This excerpt taken from the Berkshire Museum website)
Bousquet Ski Area image
Pittsfield, MA
(range: 11 miles)
Looking for an outdoor skiing adventure near you? Bousquet Mountain has everything from skiing to snowboarding, lodging and more. (This excerpt taken from the Bousquet Ski Area website)
A living history museum in the Berkshires of western Massachusetts, Hancock Shaker Village brings the Shaker story to life and preserves it for future generations. (This excerpt taken from the Hancock Shaker Village website)
Barrington Stage creates theatre experiences that engage and excite our audiences by entertaining as well as challenging them with the most dynamic and provocative productions possible. BSC creates a platform for new voices and diverse perspectives that drives all of our work: our productions, our educational programming and our community engagement. (This excerpt taken from the Barrington Stage Company website)
A showcase of horticulture and garden design and a “museum of living things,” Berkshire Botanical Garden features dozens of display areas that are educational, functional, and highly ornamental, with plant collections emphasizing plants that are native to the Northeast or that thrive in Zone 5b. Among the oldest in the region, the gardens have evolved and expanded over the years in breadth and variety, with its newest, "Lucy's Garden" featuring topiary animals and other 'live' sculptures, opened in June, 2019. (This excerpt taken from the Berkshire Botanical Garden website)
The Colonial Theatre in Pittsfield, The Unicorn Theatre and The Fitzpatrick Main Stage in Stockbridge are part of the Berkshire Theatre Festival (This excerpt taken from the Berkshire Theatre Festival website)
ghost ghost
Page 1 of 22
next next
new search