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Springfield Museums

21 Edwards St, Springfield, MA 01103-1548
+1 413-263-6800
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wonderful museum

a must go to museum if you are in the springfield area.... lots of special programs... lots of... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
zephdell
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Springfield, Massachusetts
From Renaissance Art to prototype Autos.

Not the Smithsonian but a nice merging of Art, Science (Planetarium), stuffed animal displays... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
674earleh
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Boston
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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21 Edwards St, Springfield, MA 01103-1548
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Reviewed 2 days ago

a must go to museum if you are in the springfield area.... lots of special programs... lots of different exhibits.. a must see

Thank zephdell
Reviewed 3 days ago

Not the Smithsonian but a nice merging of Art, Science (Planetarium), stuffed animal displays, Dinosaur Bones, and antique Automobiles and Racing airplanes that were part of the local history (Duryea, Indian Motorcycle, Gee Bee airplane, etc.). Statues, Ancient Chinese Armor, and the Dr Suess courtyard...More

Thank 674earleh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There are four museums that make up the Springfield Museums – Springfield Science Museum, George Walter Vincent Smith Art Museum, Michele & Donald D’Amour Museum of Fine Arts and the Lyman & Merrie Wood Museum of Springfield History. There is also a Dr. Seuss Scupture...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Quadrangle has a nice collection of old masters and impressionist works. As a modern painter, I am not impressed with their modern collection. It's definitely lacking.More

Thank Painters40
SpringfieldMuseums, Social Media Admin at Springfield Museums, responded to this review

Hi Painters40, Sorry to hear the Modern Art collection was not what you were expecting. Our Museums cover a very large variety of subjects but we try hard to have a good representation of each discipline. We hope you'll visit again as we continue to...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I found these museums to be a very nice group of interesting things to see from animals to planets and paintings to sculptures. Definitely a nice day to spend with the family and you can spend as much time as you want walking through the...More

Thank TALNewYork
SpringfieldMuseums, Social Media Admin at Springfield Museums, responded to this review

Hi TALNewYork, Thanks for the great review. Our Museums have so much to offer so it's wonderful to hear you were able to explore and discover. Please visit again soon!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautifully displayed, the current Meow Mix of cats-antics, famous paintings with cats as subjects-cartoons to watch in the display-pictures to color, drawings to post on the board are encouraged of visiting children--great fun! the jewel collection is also gorgeous and there at this time as...More

Thank anneed
SpringfieldMuseums, Social Media Admin at Springfield Museums, responded to this review

Hi Anneed, Thanks for the wonderful review! We hope you'll be back soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I planned to visit the Springfield Museums for a specific exhibit and so glad that we did. What a hidden gem!! I had no idea it was multiple museums next to each other and as advertised it was one stop, four museums....More

Thank SeverusAlexander
SpringfieldMuseums, Social Media Admin at Springfield Museums, responded to this review

Hi SeverusAlexander-- Thank you for the glowing review! It's wonderful to hear that you found your way to our little hidden gem. Our Museums have so much to offer and we are so happy to hear when visitors are able to take full advantage of...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If your looking for a great experience as well as a learning experience, this is the place. From history to science Kids as well as adults will love it

Thank Frank V
SpringfieldMuseums, Social Media Admin at Springfield Museums, responded to this review

Hi Frank-- Thanks for the great review! We are proud of the learning experiences we are able to offer to both adults and children. We hope you'll visit again soon.

Reviewed 19 April 2017

A must for visitors and those who live nearby. They change some exhibits every few months. Very well done for a small city.

Thank Cozette H
SpringfieldMuseums, Social Media Admin at Springfield Museums, responded to this review

Hi Cozette-- Thank you for the great review. We work hard to keep our exhibits fresh and interesting. Hope you'll be back soon!

Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

A great day of art & history! Loved the Springfield History Museum. We are always interested to learn more about cities we visit. Plan to return once Dr. Seuss museum is completed.

Thank Lynn S
SpringfieldMuseums, Social Media Admin at Springfield Museums, responded to this review

Hi Lynn-- Thanks for visiting and for the wonderful review. The Seuss Museum will be open on June 3rd. We hope you'll be back soon!

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john c
What is the average time needed to visit/tour the Springfield Museum? And also the George Walter Vincent Smith Art Museum, and the Dr. Seuss National Memorial Sculpture Garden? Are these three places an all day event, or two days?
14 May 2015|
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Response from SpringfieldMuseums | Property representative |
Visiting the entire campus usually takes a full day, but could take longer if you really took your time with everything. The George Walter Vincent Smith and the Dr. Seuss Sculpture Garden are all part of the Springfield... More
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