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Historic Northampton

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Address: 46 Bridge St., Northampton, MA
Phone Number: 413-584-6011
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10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Sun 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Tue - Sat 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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The more things change they stay the same. Came to Hamp earlier today with my 3 sisters. We grew up in northampton. We stopped for lunch and headed to thorns and faces. This is... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed January 5, 2016
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55 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2016 via mobile

The more things change they stay the same. Came to Hamp earlier today with my 3 sisters. We grew up in northampton. We stopped for lunch and headed to thorns and faces. This is still a nice place to come walking around. A lot of growth but still nicely kept.

Thank Flafamily23
Northampton, Massachusetts
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208 reviews
40 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2015

Main Street in Northampton has few equals. It is a safe, vibrant and eclectic area. Nearly all of the storefronts are occupied, and offer and incredible variety of goods and services. Lovers of Art, Food and Music will not be disappointed, Smith College campus offers great views and impressive buildings, and the area around Pulaski Park down to Union Station... More 

Thank aussienelson
Epalinges, Switzerland
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16 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2015

A very typical new england town with interesting architecture and some original independant shops and restaurants

Thank Melinda_1066
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135 reviews
43 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2015

Cool building architecture. This is a college town, surrounded by Smith, UMass, Mt Holyoke. So you get a nice array of age-appropriate stores. Plus you get two independent bookstores (including a very good used book store). Wide variety of restaurants. Nice theater. Sidewalk entertainers. A nice place for strolling.

Thank grommit
Victoria, Canada
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4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2015

We really enjoyed walking the streets and taking in the town ambience. People were friendly. We were suprise at the number of homeless folks but they were not a nuisance. The old buildings and history are wonderful. We did not check the schedule for the historic museum buildings so we we're disappointed to find them closed on a Tuesday afternoon.... More 

Thank Alainevic
Barrington, Rhode Island
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42 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2015

What a charming town in the middle of nowhere. We came here with my husband to see a music show and the next day we just took our time to walk around all the diffrent stores. Great day trip from Boston or Providence. The foliage on the way up there was just spectacular.

Thank kat33rat33
Denver, Colorado
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85 reviews
34 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2015

This was our first time to Northampton. We only had a short time, but loved walking the main street and visiting the shops. Very fun. Definitely worth a stop.

Thank Guiseppe_Brown
Norton, Massachusetts
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58 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2015

Perfect example of quaint New England community. Many interesting things to see yet small enough to get away from big crowds.

Thank Michaelbdoherty
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77 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015

Northampton is replete with creative cultural experiences, thanks to the influence of the five-college area. Its diversity of people and activities throughout the year provide something for everyone -- from concerts to speaker series, farmers' markets to bike trails, eclectic book and clothing stores to botanical gardens, coffee shops to ethnic restaurants. A parking lot and garage behind the main... More 

Thank Dianne S
Conway, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2015 via mobile

Really well done. Very interesting Monthly speakers on topics of local interest and diversity. The 18th century building is attractive and accessible to downtown

Thank Robin Y

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