We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Mission House

Improve this listing
Sponsored by:
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Your filters are still active.
There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
Sponsored by:
Get directions
Address: Main Street, Stockbridge, MA
Phone Number: 413 298 3239
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.
read more

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 4 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 1
    Excellent
  • 1
    Very good
  • 2
    Average
  • 0
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Charming visit

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... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed November 29, 2014
John P
,
Melbourne, Australia
Add Photo Write a Review

4 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Stockbridge, Massachusetts
Top Contributor
68 reviews 68 reviews
19 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
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 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Ipswich, Massachusetts
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
14 helpful votes 14 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 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Melbourne, Australia
Top Contributor
325 reviews 325 reviews
143 attraction reviews
132 helpful votes 132 helpful votes
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.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Glen Rock, New Jersey
Top Contributor
140 reviews 140 reviews
30 attraction reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
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.

Was this review helpful? Yes 3

Travelers who viewed The Mission House also viewed

Stockbridge, Berkshires
Stockbridge, Berkshires
 

Been to The Mission House? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from The Mission House staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?