Subjects: Textiles

Old Sturbridge Village

Wistariahurst Museum

Wistariahurst front entrance

Originally the home of prominent silk manufacturer, William Skinner and his family, has stood as an example of elegance and fine architecture since 1874. The buildings and grounds were given to the City of Holyoke for cultural and educational purposes in 1959. The museum features original leather wall coverings, columns, elaborate woodwork and an interesting […]