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Event Series Event Series: Adams, Tower of Remembrance!

Adams, Tower of Remembrance!

May 26 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm EDT

Join a Park Interpreter for an enlightening walking tour at Mount Greylock’s landmark War Memorial Tower. Discover the amazing story behind this 93-foot-tall historic monument that adorns the highest peak in Massachusetts. With it’s distinctive beacon light, the tower has been a glowing landscape fixture for over 90 years!

A Tower of Remembrance – This Memorial Day Weekend come explore the story of Mount Greylock’s historic Massachusetts Veterans War Memorial Tower, the Commonwealth’s tribute to the men and women who gave their lives in the service of their country.

Discover the story behind this 93-foot tall majestic monument, crowned with a beacon light that can be seen for miles! The tour also highlights previously completed $2 million restoration efforts, featuring upgrades, energy conservation and new visitor amenities.

This program is free. All ages are welcome. Tour route is wheelchair accessible. Estimated hike duration 30 minutes. Meet at the summit by the War Memorial Tower. Children must be accompanied by an adult. A parking fee may apply.

Sunday, May 26, 1:00pm and 2:00pm
Monday, May 27, 1:00pm and 2:00pm
Estimated hike duration 30 minutes. Meet at the summit.

Mount Greylock State Reservation 

30 Rockwell Road, Lanesborough, MA 

Mount Greylock. The Highest Point in Massachusetts! Approximately 2860′ of total climbing for an overall elevation gain of 2760′, on a 5.9% average grade. Summit elevation is 3491′.



May 26
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm