Category: Berkshire Landmarks

Why You Need to Visit the Hancock Shaker Village

Located in nearby Pittsfield, MA, the Hancock Shaker Village is one of the region’s most popular historic sites. During the 18th century, it was home to a religious clan known as the Shakers, who arrived from Europe in search of a new life. At their village, they lived, worshiped, farmed the land, and celebrated life. During your stay with us at The Gateways Inn, we highly recommend a visit to the place that beautifully embodies early American history and culture. Continue reading “Why You Need to Visit the Hancock Shaker Village”

Your Ultimate Guide to the 2018 Tanglewood Schedule This Summer

Each summer, the Tanglewood Summer Music Festival attracts hundreds of music lovers from all over the world! With a wide variety of highlight performances, it’s an absolute must for your summer itinerary. Whether you prefer classical music or the more contemporary sounding artists, the 2018 Tanglewood schedule is sure to showcase a performance to suit your tastes.

Looking for more ways to enjoy yourself in the Berkshires this summer? After taking a look at the 2018 Tanglewood schedule, download your free copy of our Vacation Guide! It’s filled with all the best local recommendations on activities, attractions, dining, and more! Continue reading “Your Ultimate Guide to the 2018 Tanglewood Schedule This Summer”

3 of the Most Fun Mass MoCA Events That You’ll Love

Mass MoCA EventsMass MoCA, also known as the Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art, is one of the world’s liveliest centers for enjoying today’s most evocative masterpieces. Not only are they known for several thought-provoking exhibits, but they host several exciting concerts and events throughout the year. During your stay at the Gateways Inn, here are just some Mass MoCa events that you won’t want to miss!

Mass MoCA events are just the beginning of all the fun things to do in the Berkshires! By downloading your free copy of our Vacation Guide, you’ll receive instant access to all the best recommendations for local attractions, dining, entertainment, and more. Continue reading “3 of the Most Fun Mass MoCA Events That You’ll Love”