Their Stories: Oral Histories from the NAACP2019-02-04T13:27:10+00:00

    Project Description

    Their Stories: Oral Histories from the NAACP

    On view February 1 through May 5, 2019

    Explore the history of African Americans in the Berkshires through compelling, contemporary stories from today as recorded by leaders from the local African-American community and the NAACP Berkshire chapter, alongside portraits by Julie McCarthy and select objects from the Museum’s collection.

    Presented in partnership with the Housatonic Heritage Oral History Center at Berkshire Community College.


    This exhibition is a part of the Berkshire Museum’s ongoing Objects and Their Stories series, which presents the diverse cultural, scientific, and historical narratives of objects from the Museum’s collection.

    Hours & Admission

    Monday - Saturday, 10 - 5pm
    Sunday, noon to 5pm

    Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Year’s Day

    $13 adult; $6 child (under 18)
    Museum members & children 3 and under get in for free

    Little Cinema
    $7.50, $5 members



    39 South Street (Route 7)
    Pittsfield, MA 01201
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