Exhibitions

Into the Woods: Crafting Early American Furniture (2017)

January 01, 2017 - December 22, 2017 | 9:30 am - 4:30 pm

Open weekends through April 9. Learn about antique furniture from the inside out, and gain a new understanding of the materials and craftsmanship that went into the creation of these spectacular objects through graphics, before-and-after views of conservation treatments, and innovative “exploded view” display techniques. » Learn More

Why We Collect: Recent Acquisitions at Historic Deerfield, 2010-2017

May 05, 2017 - February 11, 2018 | 9:30 am - 4:30 pm

Presenting more than 20 highlights from the past seven years, this exhibition explains how these objects help us to understand everyday life, work, and culture in New England’s past, and why the museum's staff added them to the collection. » Learn More

Celebrating the Fiber Arts: The Helen Geier Flynt Textile Gallery (2017)

January 01, 2017 - December 22, 2017 | 9:30 am - 4:30 pm

Examine one of the finest collections of early American textiles and costumes ever assembled! » Learn More

Furniture Masterworks: Tradition and Innovation in Western Massachusetts

April 15, 2017 - December 22, 2017 | 9:30 am - 4:30 pm

This exhibit, on view during the regular season at the Wright House, explores western Massachusetts’ first 150 years of furniture-making with 58 objects drawn from Historic Deerfield’s collections. » Learn More

Engraved Powder Horns from the French and Indian War and the American Revolution: The William H. Guthman Collection (2017)

January 01, 2017 - December 22, 2017 | 9:30 am - 4:30 pm

Open weekends through April 9. One of the finest assemblages of this indigenous and unique American art form ever presented, these 75 powder horns offer a wealth of documentary information about the original owners and carvers who created them. » Learn More