Destination: Berkshires

Where pastoral beauty and artistic culture do a lovely little dance.

Updated: April 04, 2002

What to Do

Summer symphonies, cutting-edge modern art and an American classic.

Tanglewood Shed

197 West St, Lenox, MA 01240

The Norman Rockwell Museum at Stockbridge

9 Glendale Rd, Stockbridge, MA 01262

Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival

358 George Carter Rd, Becket, MA 01223

Where to Eat

Menus and service (and attitude) to match any big-city restaurant.

Bizen Gourmet Japanese Cuisine

17 Railroad St, Great Barrington, MA 01230


44 Railroad St, Great Barrington, MA 01230

Union Bar & Grill

293 Main St, Great Barrington, MA 01230

Bistro Zinc

56 Church St, Lenox, MA 01240

Where to Stay

Country breakfasts to elegant solitude--getaways you won't want to leave.


Hawthorne Rd, Lenox, MA 01240

Feel like a patron of the arts (say, a Medici) in one of the nation's finest hotels.

The Old Inn on the Green

134 Hartsville New Marlborough Rd; Rte 57, Village Green, New Marlborough, MA 01230

Red Lion Inn

30 Main St, Stockbridge, MA 01262

Porches Inn

231 River St, North Adams, MA 01247