Project Description

Tell Me More

January 27 through April 30, 2017

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Tell Me More … Extreme Exploration

A trio of exhibitions linked under the title of Tell Me More uses objects from the Museum’s permanent collection to illustrate fascinating narratives about exploits and accomplishments with special links to the Berkshires.

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Tell Me More … Art of the Armament

Tell Me More … Time and Travel explores the rise of tourism, here and abroad. Tell Me More … Extreme Exploration recounts the adventures of Admiral Peary and his associate Matthew Henson as they reached the North Pole. Tell Me More … Art of the Armament draws on the Museum’s fine collection of weapons, highlighting the magnificent craftsmanship that was used to embellish these artifacts.