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The Story of Crane Papermaking

Class, Workshop, and Open Studios, Family Friendly, History and Heritage

August 21, 2023 | 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm on Mondays and Thursdays and Fridays

The Crane Museum of Papermaking and Berkshire County Historical Society are teaming up this summer to highlight the art of paper making and its rich history in the Berkshires. This free experience (no admission required) will run at Arrowhead through September 1 each Monday, Thursday, and Friday from 1 – 4:30 pm. Crane Museum staff will be on hand to share the story of Crane papermaking as well as demonstrations of anti-counterfeiting technology and hands-on papermaking. A film from 1926 showing how paper was made inside the Bay State Mill is available for viewing, as is a mini-gift shop.

Rag Room - Crane Papermaking

Venue Details:

Berkshire County Historical Society at Arrowhead

780 Holmes Road
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
(413) 442-1793

Host Details:

Crane Museum of Papermaking

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