From Boston

Follow Route 2 West through Greenfield and over the Mohawk Trail into North Adams (North Adams is 130 miles from Boston). Approximately 3 miles past the hairpin turn, you will come to the first traffic light (at Dunkin Donuts and McDonalds in North Adams). Go straight through that set of lights. At the next set of lights (just after the Big Y supermarket), take a left on to Holden Street to Main Street. Take  a right on Main Street and park. BE&A is at 59 Main Street.

 

From New York City

Take the FDR Drive North to Willis Avenue bridge to Major Deegan Expressway/Route 87 North, to Saw Mill River Parkway North, to Taconic State Parkway North (or from west side, take Henry Hudson North to Saw Mill to Taconic.) You will be on the Taconic for approximately an hour and a half.

 

From the Taconic, exit off Route 295 East (in East Chatham, NY -- exit sign says "last exit before toll") and follow 295 East to Route 22. Take Route 22 North (follow signs carefully through Lebanon, NY, the road turns right at the light and jogs left at a closed gas station at the end of the New Lebanon strip) to Route 43 East (in Stephentown, NY). Route 43 will be an acute right at a traffic light about 5 miles outside New Lebanon.

 

Route 43 intersects Route 7 at "The Store at Five Corners" in Williamstown, MA. Turn left (north) on Route 7 and drive approximately 5 miles to Field Park in the center of Williamstown. Follow signs for Route 2 East. In approximately 5 miles, in the center of North Adams, you will bear right on to an off-ramp marked "exit for downtown business district, Route 8." At the bottom of the exit ramp continue through the intersection past Holiday Inn. Park along Main Street.  BE&A is at 59 Main Street. Note: it is 5.2 miles from the intersection of Routes 2 & 7 in Williamstown to the exit ramp to downtown North Adams.

 

From Albany, NY

Take Route 787 North to Troy, NY, and exit at Hoosick Street / Route 7. Follow Route 7 East approximately 6 miles to a traffic light junction with Route 278. Take a right at the light on to Route 278 and follow it 1 mile until it ends at Route 2. Take a left on to Route 2 East and follow it over the mountain to Williamstown, MA, and on to North Adams. In the center of North Adams, you will bear right on to an off-ramp marked "exit for downtown business district, Route 8." At the bottom of the exit ramp continue through the intersection past Holiday Inn. Park along Main Street.  BE&A is at 59 Main Street. Note: it is 5.2 miles from the intersection of Routes 2 & 7 in Williamstown to the exit ramp to downtown North Adams.

 

Alternate From Albany (less steep and winding)

Take Route 787 North to Troy, NY, and exit at Hoosick Street / Route 7. Follow Route 7 East approximately 20 miles to Route 22 south in Hoosac Falls. Turn right on 22 and follow to Route 346 south. Go left on 346 and follow through Pownal Vermont until 346 ends at Route 7. Go right (south) on Route 7 to Williamstown, Mass. In the center of Williamstown, take a left on to Route 2 East and follow it over the to North Adams. In the center of North Adams, you will bear right on to an off-ramp marked "exit for downtown business district, Route 8." At the bottom of the exit ramp continue through the intersection past Holiday Inn. Park along Main Street.  BE&A is at 59 Main Street. Note: it is 5.2 miles from the intersection of Routes 2 & 7 in Williamstown to the exit ramp to downtown North Adams.

 

From New Hampshire or Northeastern Vermont

Take Route 91 South into Massachusetts to Route 2 in Greenfield. Take Route 2 West (approximately 35 miles) to North Adams. Approximately 3 miles past the hairpin turn, you will come to the first traffic light (at Dunkin Donuts and McDonalds.) Go straight through that set of lights. At the next set of lights (just after the Big Y supermarket), take a left on to Holden Street to Main Street. Take  a right on Main Street and park. BE&A is at 59 Main Street.

 

From Bennington, Vermont

Take Route 7 South through Pownal, VT, and into Massachusetts. At the rotary in Williamstown, go right around the rotary to get to Route 2 East and follow it 5.2 miles to the center of North Adams, where you will bear right onto an off-ramp marked "exit for downtown business district, Route 8." At the bottom of the exit ramp continue through the intersection past Holiday Inn. Park along Main Street.  BE&A is at 59 Main Street. Note: it is 5.2 miles from the intersection of Routes 2 & 7 in Williamstown to the exit ramp to downtown North Adams.

 

From Southern Massachusetts

Take the Mass Pike to Exit 2 in Lee. Take a right at the bottom of the ramp towards Lee center (Rte. 20). This will lead to Route 7 North to Williamstown where it joins Route 2 East (at a rotary). Follow Route 2 East 5.2 miles to the center of North Adams, where you will bear right onto an off-ramp marked "exit for downtown business district, Route 8." At the bottom of the exit ramp continue through the intersection past Holiday Inn. Park along Main Street.  BE&A is at 59 Main Street. Note: it is 5.2 miles from the intersection of Routes 2 & 7 in Williamstown to the exit ramp to downtown North Adams.

Hours, Contact, and Directions to Berkshire Emporium & Antiques

Contact Information

 

tel: 413.664.4032

email: info@berkshireemporium.com

 

59 Main Street

North Adams, MA 01247

 

Winter /Spring Hours (Jan-May)

 

Mon-Wed 12-5

Thur-Fri 11-5

Sat 11-4

Sun Closed

Open for all special downtown events

 

Summer / Winter Hours(Jun-Dec)

 

Mon-Wed 11-5

Thur-Fri 10-5

Sat 11-5

Sun 12-3

(Thursdays 11-7 Nov-Dec)

Open for all special downtown events

 

 

Berkshire Emporium & Antiques - 59 Main Street, North Adams, Massachusetts 01247  413.664.4032

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