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Historic Northampton

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Address: 46 Bridge St., Northampton, MA
Phone Number: 413-584-6011
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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This is a great college town accentuated by Smith College. It is historic and cultural.. for the young and old alike.

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West Brookfield, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is a great college town accentuated by Smith College. It is historic and cultural.. for the young and old alike.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We enjoyed spending a week in Northampton area, visiting galleries, museums, colleges, and restaurants. I imagine the energy must be even better when students are in town. There was a pleasant experience which we hope to repeat,

Thank LMCP16
Dexter, Michigan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice small stores with a few stand outs like the major art gallery. Other's limited in scope to local favorite stores. Nice theater next to a breakfast restaurant staplr. Good to combine with a Smith College visit.

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Hartford, Connecticut
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Spent the day in the area-such a lovely area! Lucky for this main drag to be a college town. Not too busy this first week of July -actually perfect! Such a great variety of shops and restaurants -no one will be disappointed to visit the area. FYI -park in the garage for your best rates. The town does have parking... More 

Thank Ann L
Coventry, Connecticut
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2016

Our frequent visits to this Town of Northampton, we seem to find it always to be very interesting in so many ways. The variety of restaurants for one, the ethnic foods, abound in many different varieties. This quaint town is unique in many ways. The shopping, the arts all around, the " art ambience", A place to see and visit,... More 

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Altamont, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

Overall we found the historic district to be very pretty, clean, and full of interesting businesses and restaurants. We truly appreciated to decided lack of chain stores and the architecture as nicely preserved. A great place to walk and people watch. Parking wasn't too bad either.

Thank Mseinber
Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2016 via mobile

Northampton is a small city in western Massachusetts that is worth a visit. There are a few museums, a historical downtown, restaurants of every sort, and nature a few minutes away. A walk through Smith College that butts onto the Historic District is relaxing, even as the young women head to their next class.

Thank Perudemisamores
New Orleans, Louisiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2016

Northampton is a gem of a town...my Mom moved there after Hurricane Katrina from New Orleans and loves it! The town is bustling with lots to do from great live entertainment at The Iron Horse and The Calvin, to others. The restaurant selections are amazing with so many cultures represented for the budget conscious or fine dining lovers. Great shopping... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016

Great museum and interesting artifacts and books to purchase. It's a great way to learn about the area if you are new to it.

Thank NorthamptonSyd
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2016 via mobile

Some historical societies are hidden away, not a short walk from Amtrak as this one is. With a variety of talks on local history to science, what's not to love for an aficionado of quirky. For those who love walking tours (of the diy variety), drop in to buy the the $5 guide. From Calvin Coolidge to Sojourner Truth, domestic... More 

Thank Maggie_Oakshot

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