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17. Hunt Hill Farm Trust

For the third side trip from the junction of Rte. 45 and Rte. 202 in New Preston for a visit to The Silo and Hunt Hill Farm take Rte. 202 west for four miles, left on Upland Rd., the Farm and Silo are at the top of the hill on the right.

In association with Smithsonian Institution, Hunt Hill Farm Trust is the heart of two New England farms with ten historic buildings and 84 acres of preserved farmland. It is the home of the Skitch Henderson Museum that offers a window on the life, career, and pursuits of Skitch Henderson in the context of America's 20th century cultural history. Collections include portions of the Henderson American Music Archive such as many rare recordings, scores, ephemera, and photos as well as carefully chosen pieces from the holdings of the Trust.

The Silo Store consists of the Hayloft Gallery with changing monthly shows and exhibits, and the Silo Cooking School that offers a full and varied roster of cooking classes for adults and children.

Retrace your steps to Rte.202 east and follow to Rte. 47 south toward Washington Depot.