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Address: 207 Bryant Rd, Cummington, MA 01026-9639
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+1 413-634-2244

From its iconic red barn to elegant allee of maples leading to the main...

From its iconic red barn to elegant allee of maples leading to the main house, this lovely property is testament to the celebrated poet's ideal of living mindfully on the land.

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We went when "A Fiery and Still Voice": William Cullen Bryant at Home was produced

Enchanted Circle Theater and The Trustees at the Bryant Homestead created a unique living history experience! It was where the past and present converged in this site-based... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2016
Gulfport, FL
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Gulfport, FL
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Reviewed 3 October 2016

Enchanted Circle Theater and The Trustees at the Bryant Homestead created a unique living history experience! It was where the past and present converged in this site-based history play. It was set in 1866 when literary, conservation, and political ideals flourished. This is a play was about love, passion, and justice. We got to know the man behind the poet... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Beautiful homestead on the side of a hill with outstanding views. The home has an interesting history. The guided tour was worth the time. Our tour guide was friendly and extremely knowledgeable. The house is not completely renovated but still worth the time to visit.

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Agawam, Massachusetts
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Reviewed 3 August 2016

The William Cullen Bryant Homestead is located on Bryant Road in Cummington, MA. The property is beautiful, from the driveway lined with maple trees leading to the main house to the iconic red barn, this property is a wonderful testament to living mindfully on the land. The peaceful vista of the Westfield River Valley inspired one of America's greatest poets... More 

Thank Loves2Research
Worthington, Massachusetts
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Reviewed 25 April 2016

It's a beautiful property in the hills of Cummington, Mass. The driveway is lined with old Maple trees and stonewalls. Beautiful winding drive along scenic byway Rt. 112, Tour the historic home of a local legend. Taken care of by The Trustees of the reservations so donations are welcome to keep the property in tip top condition. Pictures a must.... More 

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White River Junction, Vermont
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Reviewed 8 March 2015

I've visited many times and given two lectures on the premises. Bryant was not only the most influential American poet in the first half of the 19th century but also the most innovative pioneer in the American short story. The Homestead site is prominent in his poem "The Rivulet" and his first story "A Pennsylvanian Legend." (Along with biographical matter,... More 

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New York City, New York
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Reviewed 24 April 2012

TheSideTrek.Com Where Bryant penned pastoral poetry and Thanatopsis thoughts. Idyllic country setting for a picnic or an artistic inspiration.

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