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Berkshire Special Places Tour

June 14th, 2013 by Katie Pate

Would you like to see some of the most beautiful places in the Berkshire communities of Lee and Becket? Join us for a very special tour called “Gardens, Grounds and Properties of Lee.” Taking place on Sunday, June 23rd from noon to 4 p.m. this tour will lead you to six unique Lee and Becket properties. You will be provided with a map which directs you to delightful surprises: music, literature, family farms and even a former brothel. A dairy farm with frozen yogurt will be a refreshing treat and beautiful gardens are certainly on the itinerary.

Tickets are $15 per person or $25 per couple. Get yours at Karen Keenan Gifts on Main Street in Lee or at the Lee Chamber of Commerce booth on Park Place. You can also call 413.243.0852 for more information and to purchase tickets. chamber-garden-tour-2013

Other Special Places to Visit near the B&B

There are so many unique and beautiful attractions in the Berkshires, they are much too numerous for one blog post. However, we will give you a run down of some of the most popular sites in our area:

  • Norman Rockwell Museum
  • Tanglewood Jazz Festival, summer home of the Boston Symphony Orchestra.
  • Jacob’ Pillow Dance Studio and Festival
  • Clark Institute
  • Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art
  • Greenock Country Club for golf and tennis (across the street from our Inn)
  • Lee Premium Outlet Mall
  • the beach at Laurel Lake
  • Mahaiwe Theater in Great Barrington
  • Colonial Theater in Pittsfield
  • Butternut Ski Area

Amenities at the Inn

You don’t have to leave our grounds to have a great day. Well, you will need to get dinner…but other than that, Applegate Inn has park-like grounds with a heated pool, lounge furniture and even hammocks. We provide an excellent environment for rest and relaxation.

 

 

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