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A Conservator's Tale
Historic New England
See Roseland Cottage through the eyes of conservator Marylou Davis. Uniquely qualified to discuss the restoration of the site's decorative painted finishes, Davis shares intimate knowledge of the work required to return Henry Chandler Bowen's summer retreat to its original splendor.
This has already taken place.
$15. Registration is required. Please call 860-928-4074 for more information.
A Conservator's TalehttpA Conservator's Tale://www.historicnewengland.org/Directions detail: From I-395, take Exit 97. Turn onto Route 44 west; follow for one mile. Go west on Route 171 for three miles. Route 171 will merge with Route 169 north. Take Route 169 north for one and a half miles. Roseland Cottage is on the left.
From I-84, take Exit 73. Turn onto Route 190 east. Turn right onto Route 171 east; follow for two miles. Turn left onto Route 197 east; follow for eight miles. Turn right onto Route 169 south. Travel three miles south. Roseland Cottage is on the right.
Parking: There is ample parking on the grounds of Roseland Cottage. Follow signs to parking area behind barn.