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, 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. May 30, 12:15 pm – 1:30 pm Forensic Genetic Genealogy Museums a la Carte Lecture $4 Jun 6, 12:15 pm – 1:30 pm Words off the Page: Museum […]

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, 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, 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 30, 12:15 pm – 1:30 pm Forensic Genetic Genealogy Museums a la Carte Lecture $4 Jun 6, 12:15 pm – 1:30 pm Words off the Page: Museum […]

Springfield Museums, Tiny Titans: Dinosaur Eggs and Babies

Springfield Museums 21 Edwards Street, Springfield, MA

Take a rare and exciting look at the life of dinosaurs through their eggs, nests and embryos in Tiny Titans: Dinosaur Eggs and Babies.  This remarkable hands-on exhibition offers an astounding array of authentic dinosaur eggs and nests collected from all over the globe – including those of each of the major plant and meat-eating dinosaur […]

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 30, 12:15 pm – 1:30 pm Forensic Genetic Genealogy Museums a la Carte Lecture $4 Jun 6, 12:15 pm – 1:30 pm Words off the Page: Museum […]

Springfield Museums, Astronomy Day

Springfield Museums 21 Edwards Street, Springfield, MA

Part of a nationwide, grass-roots movement to bring astronomy to the people! Enjoy cosmic activities including hands-on science experiments, rooftop observatory tours, and more. Free with museum admission (unless noted otherwise). Highlights and ongoing activities of the day are included below. Today’s Highlights Dave Kelly, Master Telescope Maker, 11 am-3 pm Dave Kelly’s telescopes are […]

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 30, 12:15 pm – 1:30 pm Forensic Genetic Genealogy Museums a la Carte Lecture $4 Jun 6, 12:15 pm – 1:30 pm Words off the Page: Museum […]

Springfield Museums, Taylor Swift Music Night

Springfield Museums 21 Edwards Street, Springfield, MA

SOLD OUT Join us in the Seymour Planetarium for incredible images from our night sky, near and far, and of course, the music of global superstar Taylor Swift! Presented on our new full-dome Zeiss system with music on original vinyl. Recommended for ages 12 and up. Co-presented with Spin That Records of Springfield. Cost: $10|Cost for […]

Springfield Museums, Taylor Swift Music Night

Springfield Museums 21 Edwards Street, Springfield, MA

SOLD OUT Join us in the Seymour Planetarium for incredible images from our night sky, near and far, and of course, the music of global superstar Taylor Swift! Presented on our new full-dome Zeiss system with music on original vinyl. Recommended for ages 12 and up. Co-presented with Spin That Records of Springfield. Cost: $10|Cost for […]

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 30, 12:15 pm – 1:30 pm Forensic Genetic Genealogy Museums a la Carte Lecture $4 Jun 6, 12:15 pm – 1:30 pm Words off the Page: Museum […]

Springfield Museums, Stars over Springfield

Springfield Museums 21 Edwards Street, Springfield, MA

SOLD OUT Join us for a beginner’s astronomy program featuring a short talk by a local expert, hands-on activities or demonstrations, a planetarium show with our historic Korkosz starball and brand-new Zeiss projector, and stargazing in our rooftop observatory. Recommended for ages 8 and older. This Month’s Topic: Atmospheric Splendors You can practice at any […]

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 30, 12:15 pm – 1:30 pm Forensic Genetic Genealogy Museums a la Carte Lecture $4 Jun 6, 12:15 pm – 1:30 pm Words off the Page: Museum […]

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, Early Enrichment Day

Springfield Museums 21 Edwards Street, Springfield, MA

Early Enrichment Day Early Enrichment Days are uniquely designed for the preschoolers in our community. We open the doors to the Dr. Seuss Museum on specially selected Mondays when the Springfield Museums is closed to the public. When you book an Early Enrichment Day field trip your group will have a private tour of the […]

Springfield Museums, School Vacation Week

Springfield Museums 21 Edwards Street, Springfield, MA

Spark! Your Imagination Enjoy hands-on activities inspired by the Spark!Lab, a hands-on invention space in the Science Museum created by the Smithsonian Institute. Free with museum admission! Special Guests, activities and locations subject to change. Please pick up a daily schedule in our Welcome Center. Ongoing Activities Animationland, 10 am-5 pm Explore the inventions and techniques […]

Springfield Museums, Observatory Night

Springfield Museums 21 Edwards Street, Springfield, MA

Stay Up Late with the Moon April 18 @ 7:00 pm–9:00 pm |Cost: $5| There’s no school on Friday, so come on out Thursday and stay late! Enjoy an evening of astronomy activities, a planetarium program, and observing the moon through our rooftop observatory’s historic telescope. Admission $5, recommended for ages 8 and up.   […]