Living in the Berkshires
Berkshire Health Systems is fortunate to serve not only a diverse population, but to be located in the midst of the spectacular natural beauty that is the Berkshire Hills of Western Massachusetts. Berkshire County is home to some of the most scenic vistas in the Northeast, including the state's highest peak, Mt. Greylock. Our area also features such world renowned cultural attractions as Tanglewood, the summer home of the Boston Symphony Orchestra, the Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art in North Adams, Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival, the Berkshire and Williamstown Theatre Festivals, Barrington Stage and Shakespeare & Company, the Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center, among others, which draw the world to our doorstep. We are the home to exceptional centers of higher education, including Williams College, the Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts and Berkshire Community College, and feature a business community that ranges from plastics technology and manufacturing businesses and General Dynamics to the biggest names in retail, outstanding restaurants, and much more.
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