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A National Trust Historic Site, Chesterwood is the country place of Daniel Chester French (1850-1931), one of America's foremost 20th-century public sculptors who is best known for the "Minute Man" in Concord, Massachusetts, and the seated figure of "Abraham Lincoln" for the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, D.C. This historic artist's home and studio is located in Stockbridge, Massachusetts, and includes one of the largest collections of a single sculptor in the United States, as well as numerous outbuildings and 122 acres of designed and wooded landscape.
Chesterwood is also a home of the Historic Artists' Home and Studio (HAHS) program of the National Trust for Historic Preservation.
Chesterwood is open weekends only in October from 10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. For October and other special events, please visit the website.