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The Mission House

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Address: Main Street, Stockbridge, MA
Phone Number: 413 298 3239
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Description: Journey back in time at this Colonial-era house and museum, a National...
Journey back in time at this Colonial-era house and museum, a National Historic Landmark that tells the story of the Stockbridge Mohicans and missionary John Sergeant.
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A minor Berkshire attraction

Compared to the many interesting homes available to visit in the Berkshires, this place would not be in my top ten.

3 of 5 starsReviewed August 9, 2015
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34 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015

Compared to the many interesting homes available to visit in the Berkshires, this place would not be in my top ten.

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Stockbridge, Massachusetts
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

This site is operated by The Trustees of Reservations. It used to be open more, but with budget issues I am guessing, you need to check the times of operation. This is a National Historic Property and is located right on the western end of Main Street in Stockbridge Mass. There is much to see and learn both inside the... More 

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Ipswich, Massachusetts
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

The Mission House gives an interactive history of the town's founding by the Rev. John Sergeant, missionary to the Mahican natives and first resident of the house. The Sergeants were sent with the teacher Timothy Woodbridge to this area at the request of the tribe's Chief Konkapot in the early-to-mid 18th c. For a complete telling of this story, read... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

This is not a large site but it is interesting and thoroughly charming. While exhibits man not be the original items they give some sense of the history of the place and early Stockbridge. Most rewarding.

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Glen Rock, New Jersey
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2011

Very interesting and the guide is very knowledgeable. He was closing as we arrived but he stayed open and gave us a very through tour. Furnishings are not original but authentic. Kudos to the House Manager for his tour.

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