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Johnny Appleseed Trail Visitors Center

1000 Route 2 Westbound, Lancaster, MA 01523-2614
+1 978-534-2302
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Must Stop on Mohawk Trail

When heading west on Rte.2, the Mohawk Trail, you must stop at this information center in... read more

Reviewed 27 October 2016
Boston, Massachusetts
Good Place to Stop!

On our annual trip to the Williamstown Theatre Festival, we always stop at the Johnny Appleseed... read more

Reviewed 22 July 2016
Hanover, Massachusetts
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Offers maps and apple-picking guides.
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26 Oct 2016
“Must Stop on Mohawk Trail”
21 Jul 2016
“Good Place to Stop!”
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1000 Route 2 Westbound, Lancaster, MA 01523-2614
+1 978-534-2302
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Reviewed 27 October 2016

When heading west on Rte.2, the Mohawk Trail, you must stop at this information center in Lancaster just east of I-190, to pick up a snack, get a souvenir, wash up, pick up tourist brochures, and get any question answered by the friendly people at...More

Thank BostonVeteran
Reviewed 22 July 2016

On our annual trip to the Williamstown Theatre Festival, we always stop at the Johnny Appleseed Trail Visitors Center on Route 2. The restrooms are always clean, and the staff is friendly and helpful. There is a good supply of travel booklets and maps, plus...More

Thank ALB63
Reviewed 13 June 2016

Heading west on Route 2 for the Mohawk Trail, the Johnny Appleseed Trail Visitor Center was a great resource for travel info. It had a lot of travel booklets, pamphlets, and info/advertising cards for attractions and lodging. The staff was helpful and friendly. It also...More

4  Thank Maurene_K
Reviewed 5 June 2016

This place has been a part of history forever and making school and family visits memorable for as long as I can remember!!

2  Thank Wanderlust724
Reviewed 16 October 2014

We stopped here to use the toilets and were pleasantly surprised at all they had to offer. Nice area to sit near the crab apple trees, walk your dog (if you have one), learn about the area, and of course use the composting toilets. Thanks...More

1  Thank Alison M
Reviewed 1 July 2014

We were surprised to find a little gift shop inside the travelers' center that had some very unusual items. They even had a penny-press which, of course, we used. The folks inside were nice and very helpful. There were some yummy-looking goodies inside, some made...More

2  Thank TwoaYear
Reviewed 5 March 2014

We went in for a break driving through the area and realized its NOT JUST A REST STOP inside is an amazing little gift shop with all kinds of local trinkets and cool little items. They also had a wall full of different attractions brochures...More

Thank myers9888
Reviewed 16 May 2013

This quaint little hideout , hidden in disguise as a rest area off route 2 is full of charm. From the statuette of Johnny appleseed out front (yes I have a photo with it)...To the lil novelty coin souvenier machine inside the doors...The staff is...More

Thank Rosie H
Reviewed 15 June 2012

Lots of good local area information. Most of the local towns are represented. People working there are very nice.

Thank Arthur L
Reviewed 24 May 2011

If you are in Central Ma going any place, then you need to stop here. Its more than just a rest area, its a visitor center, its a country store, and it has more information about the arean than you shake a stick at. Woth...More

3  Thank Rburnit
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