Castle Hill Tour: Cupola with a View

This is our most Instagram-able tour experience and a particular treat for those interested in the architecture of the Great House and its surrounding property. You’ll gain insight into the architectural choices made by David Adler as he designed and built the Great House, the second home the Cranes built… Read More

Little Women Crane Beach

Castle Hill Tour: Little Women at Castle Hill

This 90-minute guided walking tour highlights the magnificent sites at Castle Hill where the acclaimed 2019 movie was filmed. Hear behind-the-scenes stories about the production. Experience the places where Timothée Chalamet, Florence Pugh, Meryl Streep, and other actors filmed scenes. Learn the fascinating history of Castle Hill and the family… Read More

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Visions of Utopia: Guided Tour of the Fruitlands Farmhouse and Shaker Office

Looking to dig deeper into the stories of the Fruitlands Farmhouse and Shaker Gallery? Join us for a guided “Visions of Utopia Tour,” as we explore the contrasts and overlaps of these two utopian communities. This 1-hour walking tour will take place both outdoors and indoors with facilitated talks… Read More

Mark Erelli

Scenic Songs: A Hiking Concert with Mark Erelli

Calling all hiking enthusiasts and music lovers! The Trustees is pleased to announce a new season of “Scenic Songs” hiking concerts taking place at properties across the Commonwealth in 2024. Join us on the trail with some of your favorite performing artists for a guided hike and intimate live music… Read More