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Western Massachusetts

Hampshire County


Road Sign | Hadley | Photo by Transit Authority Figures
Road Sign | Hadley
Photo by Transit Authority Figures

Some things just go together – salt and pepper, Abbott and Costello, pickles and peanut butter (okay, maybe not). Hampshire County is another one of those perfect combos: city and country.

Hit the town in Northampton, Easthampton, Amherst, and South Hadley. Dress up fancy, go to dinner, and catch a show. Our humming downtowns are lively enough to make a city slicker feel at home.

Now slow things down. Amble through our charming towns and villages, where you might catch a glimpse of folks tapping maple trees in their own front yards and hear the birdsong of the Eastern meadowlark.

Then again, you’re as likely to see chickens roaming yards in Northampton as you are to hear an alt-rock group throttling the stage in a hilltown. We’re the best of both worlds – no matter your destination in Hampshire County.

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Energia Fitness

173 Russell Street, Hadley, MA 01035

(413) 238-1231, visit website


Clarion Hotel and Conference Center

One Atwood Drive, Northampton, MA 01060

(413) 586-1211, visit website


Historic Inns of Amherst - Allen House Victorian Inn

599 Main Street, Amherst, MA 01002

(413) 253-5000, visit website


Thai Corner

31 Boltwood Walk, Amherst, MA 01002

(413) 253-1639, visit website


Antonio’s Pizza

31 N. Pleasant St., Amherst, MA 01002

(413) 253-0808, visit website


Lois Yarn Shop

28 Goshen Road, Williamsburg, MA 01096

(413) 268-7063


Amherst Farmers Market

Spring St. and S. Pleasant St., Amherst, MA 01004

(413) 786-2335, visit website


The Basement

21 Center Street, Northampton, MA 01060

(413) 586-8686, visit website



80 Jarvis Avenue, Holyoke, MA 01040

(413) 534-4000, visit website


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The Quiet Side of Massachusetts

Calvin Coolidge Presidential Library | Northampton
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