Springfield Museums, Exhibits

Springfield Museums 21 Edwards Street, Springfield, MA

Look Again: Portraits of Daring Women by Julie Lapping Rivera April 27, 2024–February 23, 2025 D'Amour Museum of Fine Arts » First Floor » Alpert Gallery Look Again: Portraits of Daring Women by Julie Lapping Rivera is an homage to exceptional, pioneering women working across centuries. In a series of hand-carved, woodcut and collage prints, Leverett-based […]

Springfield Museums, à la Carte Lectures

Springfield Museums 21 Edwards Street, Springfield, MA

Our weekly lunchtime lecture series is back for the 2023-2024 season! In-person tickets available at the Welcome Center on the day of the lecture; virtual registration (recommended in advance) at SpringfieldMuseums.org. May 2, 12:15 pm – 1:30 pm Highway of Thought Museums a la Carte Lecture FREE May 9, 12:15 pm – 1:30 pm An Historic Exploration of Parks […]

Springfield Museums, à la Carte Lectures

Springfield Museums 21 Edwards Street, Springfield, MA

Our weekly lunchtime lecture series is back for the 2023-2024 season! In-person tickets available at the Welcome Center on the day of the lecture; virtual registration (recommended in advance) at SpringfieldMuseums.org. May 2, 12:15 pm – 1:30 pm Highway of Thought Museums a la Carte Lecture FREE May 9, 12:15 pm – 1:30 pm An Historic Exploration of Parks […]

Springfield Museums, Plant Sale

Springfield Museums 21 Edwards Street, Springfield, MA

The Springfield Garden Club “Annual Plant Sale” at The Quadrangle, Springfield Museums A spring tradition and our major fundraiser for our scholarship fund, the Plant Sale offers a wide selection of perennials, annuals, trees, and shrubs from members’ gardens, and garden centers, plus a vintage garden boutique and sale of prime plants. With many experienced […]

Springfield Museums, Class

Springfield Museums 21 Edwards Street, Springfield, MA

Generational Storytelling: Oral History for Kids and Their Loved Ones This class is an all-ages introduction to oral history and community storytelling. Kids and their adults will be introduced to the concept of oral history as a tool for recording personal experiences, participate in activities to practice good interview techniques, and create a short sample […]

Springfield Museums, Free First Wednesdays

Springfield Museums 21 Edwards Street, Springfield, MA

The Springfield Museums have been awarded an extraordinary three-year, $800,000 grant from the Art Bridges Foundation as part of a new “Access for All” initiative that is meant to help increase access to museums across the country. Thanks to this funding, the Museums will introduce “Free First Wednesdays” beginning in 2024.  All visitors will receive […]

Springfield Museums, à la Carte Lectures

Springfield Museums 21 Edwards Street, Springfield, MA

Our weekly lunchtime lecture series is back for the 2023-2024 season! In-person tickets available at the Welcome Center on the day of the lecture; virtual registration (recommended in advance) at SpringfieldMuseums.org. May 2, 12:15 pm – 1:30 pm Highway of Thought Museums a la Carte Lecture FREE May 9, 12:15 pm – 1:30 pm An Historic Exploration of Parks […]

Springfield Museums, Sensory Friendly Sunday

Springfield Museums 21 Edwards Street, Springfield, MA

The Amazing World of Dr. Seuss Museum and the Springfield Science Museum will open early, with some exhibits will be modified to provide an opportunity for people with a range of differing abilities to experience what these Museums have to offer. Our trained staff and volunteers will be on hand to answer any questions you have and, if necessary, […]

Springfield Museums, à la Carte Lectures

Springfield Museums 21 Edwards Street, Springfield, MA

Our weekly lunchtime lecture series is back for the 2023-2024 season! In-person tickets available at the Welcome Center on the day of the lecture; virtual registration (recommended in advance) at SpringfieldMuseums.org. Jun 13, 12:15 pm – 1:30 pm Amasa Holcomb, Pioneer American Telescope Maker Museums a la Carte Lecture $4 Jun 20, 12:15 pm – 1:30 pm Frida Kahlo: […]

Springfield Museums, à la Carte Lectures

Springfield Museums 21 Edwards Street, Springfield, MA

Our weekly lunchtime lecture series is back for the 2023-2024 season! In-person tickets available at the Welcome Center on the day of the lecture; virtual registration (recommended in advance) at SpringfieldMuseums.org. Jun 13, 12:15 pm – 1:30 pm Amasa Holcomb, Pioneer American Telescope Maker Museums a la Carte Lecture $4 Jun 20, 12:15 pm – 1:30 pm Frida Kahlo: […]

Springfield Museums, Family Pride Day

Springfield Museums 21 Edwards Street, Springfield, MA

Our annual celebration of diversity, equality, and family, featuring a rainbow of activities for all ages. Free with museum admission. Today’s Highlights Community “Mural”, 11 am-3 pm Join artist Amy Reyor and contribute to a piece of community artwork. Quadrangle Pride Storytime Join our friends at the Springfield Public Library for Pride Storytime! Quadrangle Ongoing Activities Pride Buttons, […]

Springfield Museums, à la Carte Lectures

Springfield Museums 21 Edwards Street, Springfield, MA

Our weekly lunchtime lecture series is back for the 2023-2024 season! In-person tickets available at the Welcome Center on the day of the lecture; virtual registration (recommended in advance) at SpringfieldMuseums.org. Jun 13, 12:15 pm – 1:30 pm Amasa Holcomb, Pioneer American Telescope Maker Museums a la Carte Lecture $4 Jun 20, 12:15 pm – 1:30 pm Frida Kahlo: […]

Springfield Museums, Class

Springfield Museums 21 Edwards Street, Springfield, MA

Flowers in Focus: Garden Photography June 29 @ 10:30 am–1:30 pm |Cost: $38|Cost for Members: $32 Summer is the perfect time to explore and photograph the colorful gardens at the Springfield Museums! Learn the many creative ways you can capture the beauty of flowers and other plants using the effects of light and controlled focus. […]

Springfield Museums, Class

Springfield Museums 21 Edwards Street, Springfield, MA

World of Lizards Join the Reptile Nook in a one-day class dedicated to learning about reptiles from around the world. Participants will meet a variety of snakes and lizards and get plenty of hands-on experience with the animals. Learn and play through an exciting day of reptile-themed games, activities, and more! Instructor: The Reptile Nook […]

Springfield Museums, Class

Springfield Museums 21 Edwards Street, Springfield, MA

That’s Gross! Calling all Gross-ologists! Are you fascinated by burps, gas, vomit, spit, or slime? Well, this class will be a blast for you and your grownup! In this course, grossologists will examine the uniquely human body, complete with all the gross, crazy, and amazing things your body does every day! Join us as we […]