Presented by Wedding Inspirations

Let Art and History Provide a Dramatic Backdrop

Chesterwood, the summer home and studio of Daniel Chester French, best known for his
iconic sculpture of the Abraham Lincoln for the Lincoln Memorial, combines the elegance of
his European gardens with the stunning Berkshires landscape, to create a beautiful and
memorable backdrop for a wedding. Perennial gardens, sweeping lawns with woodland
walks, and broad porches, all with panoramic views of the surrounding mountains, set the
stage for an intimate gathering or a large celebration with 500 guests, with a variety of
locations for ceremonies and receptions. Chesterwood is also the site of a contemporary
sculpture show, now in its thirty-ninth year. The annual sculpture show honors French’s
interest in supporting his contemporaries and affords today’s sculptors the opportunity to be
inspired by and respond to the magnificent grounds and landscape that French once

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