We encourage you to visit our office for a walking trail map of the property as well as a historical time line. A copy of the time line can be viewed (and printed if you like) by clicking here.
This National Historic Landmark is 179 acres of rolling fields, woodland trails and was the location of the experimental society of Transcendentalists who lived on the farm in the 1840's. These settlers were some of the first to hear the brilliance of the music of Beethoven. A recent article in the Boston Globe can be read here Also, a highly detailed history of Brook Farm can be accessed here.