Fruitlands is Closed While We Spruce Up for the 2015 Main Season.
Join Us on April 15th for Our 101st Opening Day!

Adult Learners

Fruitlands’ education department offers tours, talks, lectures and off-site outreach programs to support lifelong learners.

Curator and Gallery Talks

We have regularly scheduled highlight talks in our Art Gallery on weekends at 1pm and 3pm. All upcoming talks are available on our calendar of events. Featured upcoming events include:

May 20 – Artist in Residence Andy Morelein exhibit opening event
June 3 – Opening event for artist Amy Ragus's new exhibit, "On and Off the trails at Fruitlands and Walden."

Art Classes and Workshops

We have several opportunities for artists of all levels. Check here for a full list of our offerings.

Gallery Day Tour Package

Groups of 10 or more adults can sign up for a special Gallery Day tour. This tour package includes a guided tour of our Art Gallery and an one-hour presentation on either the History of Fruitlands or on our famous Hudson River School landscape painting collection. Plan to stay for lunch at the newly renovated Fruitlands Museum Café and shop for unique gifts at the noa Gallery and Museum Store. Contact the Group Tour department at 978-456-3924 x239 or for more information or to book your trip.

Self-Guided Group Tours

Any group of ten or more can enjoy discounted admission to Fruitlands. Adult groups are $10 per person and senior groups are $9 per person. Contact the Group Tour department at 978-456-3924 x239 or for more information or to book your trip.

Please note that group rates cannot be combined with any other discount offers (library passes, free member admission, etc.)


Cafe, Museum Store/Reception Center, Wayside Visitor Center, Art Gallery, and Native American Gallery are fully handicapped accessible. The Shaker Office and the Fruitlands Farmhouse are antique buildings, and are therefore not handicapped accessible.

On weekends, we have a Gator and a staff member available to drive patrons with lower mobility around the property.