1150 Riverdale St.
West Springfield, MA 01089
Phone: (413) 739-7261
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Emily Dickinson Museum: The Homestead & The Evergreens
We to Su from 11:00 AM to 04:00 PMCome visit the birthplace of one of America's best-loved authors, Emily Dickinson, who was born here in December 1830. The famed poet spent most of her life here composing over 1800 poems. The property consists of two different residences that are open to the public: The Evergreens, home to Emily's brother Austin, and The Homestead, where she lived and where her numerous unpublished poems were found after her death. Visitors can see both houses through special guided and audio tours.