Historic Northampton


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Exhibits at Historic Northampton

View of Northampton from the Northampton State Hospital Dome

A Place Called Paradise: The Making of Northampton, Massachusetts

Historic Northampton's permanent exhibition, A Place Called Paradise: The Making of Northampton, Massachusetts chronicles Northampton history from the pre-contact era to the present. The exhibit includes objects and artifacts, fine art, photographs, costumes, textiles and manuscripts from the entire range of Historic Northampton's collection of over 50,000 objects.