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Old Greenfield Village

Address: Greenfield, MA
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Ranked #7 of 14 Attractions in Greenfield
Type: Historic Sites, Outdoors
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Type: Historic Sites, Outdoors
Hours:
Sun - Sat 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
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New Bedford,MA
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106 reviews 106 reviews
40 attraction reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

Website said that it was open on holidays. Went on Columbus Day - no one around. Had e-mailed and called ahead of time - no answer. Seems to be an odd attraction.

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Greenfield, MA
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18 reviews 18 reviews
6 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Old Greenfield Village is only open by appointment and is not listed in the phone book, making it difficult to get to! The Chamber of Commerce can, no doubt, help you with that. We enjoyed visiting the school house, church, store, tinsmith's shop, and more. All have been built or restored by the owner as an act of love. A... More 

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Rhode Island
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

A beautiful and quaint New England main street not unlike many others scattered through many towns in Vermont, New Hampshire, etc etc. However, at around dusk, things began to get a little strange. You see, these creatures dressed in their best thrift store rags started coming out from what appeared to be thin air. You began to hear them shout... More 

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Annapolis, MD
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65 reviews 65 reviews
27 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2014

A New England "Williamsburg" well worth a half-day's visit. Even if you don't buy a ticket to enter some of the historic houses, just walking around the area is wonderful.

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Taunton, Massachusetts
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2013

Between visiting Old Sturbridge Village, Plymouth Plantation, Strawbery Banke Museum in NH, and Historic Deerfield the BEST by far was Old Greenfield Village!!! I cannot say enough about this place! I've been twice and wouldn't mind going back again sometime. The amount of stock in each of the buildings that this nice retired school teacher and his wife put together... More 

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Greenfield, Massachusetts
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2013

Don't bother. A kind of sad attempt to make something of nothing. Might be closed permanently, now, anyway.

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Sunderland, Massachusetts
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2013

Went here on a whim after living in the Amherst area for two years. It's a great site all hand built. I was given a personal tour and learned a lot, the man who built it has devoted a lot of time and energy to recreating a whole town. There was even an old print press. A delightful day trip... More 

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Gill, Massachusetts
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60 reviews 60 reviews
17 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2013

If you are in the area I highly recommend a visit to Old Greenfield Village. Its located at the base of the Mohawk Trail in Greenfield, MA. and the proprietor, Waine Morse, hand built every building and put together all of the antiques and "scenes" of this village. He has an entire Black Smith Shop, an Apothecary, a Soda Shop... More 

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