Historic North Adams is a free app that puts North Adams' history at your fingertips. Explore interesting people, places and events in North Adams’ history, and take historical walking tours of the city. With a growing list of interpretive stories, each point on the interactive GPS-enabled map includes historical information about the location, along with historic images from archival collections and historical publications.

Historic North Adams is available in the iOS App Store and Google Play.

Contact Us

Want to learn more about Historic North Adams? We are seeking partners, stories, sponsors and ideas to continue to add more stories to Historic North Adams. Please contact us at historicnorthadams@gmail.com to see how you can help!

About our Partners

Historic North Adams is a collaborative initiative of the Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts (MCLA) Department of History, North Adams Historical Society, and North Adams Public Library.

Initial funding was provided in part by Mass Humanities, which receives support from the Massachusetts Cultural Council and is an affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities. Ongoing funding is provided through the generous support of the Hardman Family Endowment.

Terms and Conditions

To learn more about our comment policy, our privacy policy and image rights and reproductions, please see Terms and Conditions.