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    Fruitlands Museum

    102 Prospect Hill Rd
    Harvard, MA 01451

    Phone: (978) 456-3924

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    Fruitlands is a National Historic Landmark, the farmhouse is the site of Bronson Alcott's transcendentalist commune called Fruitlands which was founded in 1843. There is also a Shaker Museum, based in part on the nearby Harvard and Shirley Shaker communities. The Native American Museum contains ethnographic materials from across North America. And the Fine Art Gallery contains changing exhibits as well as the collection of Hudson River...

    Fruitlands is a National Historic Landmark, the farmhouse is the site of Bronson Alcott's transcendentalist commune called Fruitlands which was founded in 1843. There is also a Shaker Museum, based in part on the nearby Harvard and Shirley Shaker communities. The Native American Museum contains ethnographic materials from across North America. And the Fine Art Gallery contains changing exhibits as well as the collection of Hudson River Landscapes and 19th century vernacular portraits.



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    Admission:

    Fruitlands Museum Members FREE
    Adults $12.00
    Seniors (60+) and Students w/a valid student id $10.00
    Children 5-13 $5.00 , under 5 FREE


    Hours:

    Museum buildings open April 15th through October 28, 2012

    The Museum is open Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, 10-4, weekends and holidays 10-5, and closed on Tuesdays.


    There is no accessibility service information available at this time.


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