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The Crown of Mount Greylock

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The Crown of Mount Greylock

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Built in 1932, the Massachusetts Veterans War Memorial Tower sits atop Mount Greylock, the state's highest peak.


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Henry David Thoreau said of its shores: "A man may stand here and put all of America behind him." In many ways, Massachusetts is America. The state is home to revolutionaries, a haven for artists, and the birthplace of education and higher learning. From the journeys of pilgrims to the ride of Paul Revere, from the witch trials of Salem to the Curse of the Bambino, we invite you on a flight spanning hundreds of years and just as many spectacular sights.

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