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Nice Place to Visit

This does offer a beautiful view of downtown Monson. It also has one the world's largest button... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2017
Leona B
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Monson, Massachusetts
Amazing Collection

The Button Collection is world class. So many unusual and unique treasures here. Anyone interested... read more

Reviewed 25 August 2016
Nancy B
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Massachusetts
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11 Oct 2017
“Nice Place to Visit”
17 May 2017
“Button museum”
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Home to nine generations of the Keep family, this farmhouse is now a museum housing, among other things, one of the largest button collections in the United States.
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35 Ely Rd, Monson, MA 01057-9784
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+1 413-267-4137
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Reviewed 11 October 2017

This does offer a beautiful view of downtown Monson. It also has one the world's largest button collections. There are many hiking trails to visit as well.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Leona B
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Went for the ice cream social. Toured the museum, mostly framed buttons and plenty of them. Okay I guess if you're really into buttons.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Robert C
Reviewed 25 August 2016

The Button Collection is world class. So many unusual and unique treasures here. Anyone interested in history or lovely objects will be delighted by this museum. There are hiking trails and this site is home to the community gardens as well.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Nancy B
Reviewed 12 August 2016

Only open on specific Sundays, but well worth your while to put on your calendar for a day trip. The collector of these buttons found a lot of "mosaic" buttons. You really must look at them with the provided magnifiers to see the many tiny...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank epicure7
Reviewed 17 June 2016

We just came back from a visit to the Keep Homestead Museum on Ely Rd in Monson,Ma.Here they have a fascinating display of over 8000 buttons in all categories. This was the personal collection of Myra Keep in her home which depicts life in a...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank retdvm
Reviewed 11 December 2012

Keep Homestead Museum offers very authentic and carefully preserved aspects of life in a New England Farmhouse, but it also is one of the premier button museums in the U.S. The mosaic buttons alone are worth a visit to the small New England town of...More

Date of experience: July 2012
1  Thank Maureen S
Reviewed 9 December 2012

Very nice grounds with walking trails. Excellent antique button collection. Nice homestead museum. Open on a limited basis, but has open houses and programming once a month for most of the year.

Date of experience: November 2012
Thank annebubkgs
Reviewed 18 August 2012

If you like, collect, or just want to see many beautiful buttons this is the place to go to. The Museum was the home of Myra Keep. She was an avid button collector. Her collection of Needlework and buttons is a New England Treasure.. The...More

Date of experience: December 2011
1  Thank Elizabeth T
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