Nature & Gardens

Berkshire Botanical Garden

Berkshire Botanical Garden

Center House has galleries, a teaching kitchen, a botanical library and classroom, and the gardens offer 26 display areas including perennials, roses, a pond and native plant gardens.

Mount Greylock Visitor Center

Mount Greylock State Reservation

The Visitor Center is open year-round with trail maps, orientation, tourist information, and exhibits on natural and cultural stories of the park.

Field Farm

Trustees of Reservations

An historic art deco house and picnic tables overlook the pond. Trails travel around fields and through forest.

George Aiken Wildflower Trail

Bennington Museum

Showcases native wildflowers and ferns that Aiken loved, propagated, wrote about, and urged others to grow.

Bridge of Flowers

Shelburne Falls

A 1908 trolley bridge that is now covered with flowers to enjoy from April until the end of October.

Sheep Hill

Williamstown Rural Lands Foundation

This 50-acre former dairy farm was purchased by Williamstown Rural Lands in 2000. History touring, picnicking, hiking and bird-watching are just a few of the available activities here.

Pollinator Garden

The Spruces Park

Peruse or volunteer at this lovely Bee Friendly wildflower garden in The Spruces Park.

The Night Sky

The Amherst Area Amateur Astronomers Association

Look up at night and wonder! Guides to viewing the night sky.

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