Program in New England Studies (PINES)
Historic New England presents Program in New England Studies, an intensive week-long learning experience, with lectures by specialists in history, architecture, preservation, and the decorative arts; workshops; and specialized tours of Historic New England properties, other museums, and private houses. The program offers a broad approach to teaching the history of New England culture through artifacts and architecture in a way that no other museum in the Northeast can match. We examine architecture, building design and technology, and the wide range of lifestyles in the region. You will meet people from all over the country who want to learn more about New England history and material culture from the seventeenth century through the early twentieth century. The program is designed for museum professionals, graduate students, owners of historic houses, private collectors, and those who appreciate New England history.
$1,550 (includes Individual Historic New England membership). Registration is required. Please call 617-994-6629 for more information.