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Berkshire Museum

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Nice little museum

I’ve visited the museum as part of a business trip or when I was on a business trip It is quite... read more

Reviewed November 18, 2018
Bonney Lake, Washington
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Lots to see

Some very interesting exhibits which run the gamut from rocks and geology to innovations in the... read more

Reviewed January 10, 2019
Marlborough CT
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Established by Zenas Crane in 1903, Berkshire Museum integrates art, history, and natural science in a wide range of programs and exhibitions that inspire educational connections between the disciplines. In association with the Smithsonian since...more
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39 South St, Pittsfield, MA 01201-6169
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The museum has sold all their fine paintings.They are an organization in turmoil. They are a disappointment to the wonderful Berkshire community.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Magq2018
Reviewed January 10, 2019

Some very interesting exhibits which run the gamut from rocks and geology to innovations in the Berkshires. The 2 temporary ones were great (photographs and glass art work).

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank cbr2
Reviewed December 24, 2018 via mobile

This museum even has an aquarium and all exhibits are of a small size including wonderful dioramas for the natural history section and small cages and fish tanks for the aquarium. tiene stations keeping it small datetime everything into the local community industry and soul...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ManuelP1050
Reviewed December 16, 2018

But there were so many eclectic, fun items that we stayed for hours. Our visit was part of our annual Fall Leaf-peeking trip, and we thoroughly enjoyed our time browsing through this unique little spot.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Deb D
Reviewed December 15, 2018 via mobile

I visited this attraction with my friend Cody on the Friday before the Williams Biology christmas party. Cody really enjoyed the animals a lot, and a major highlight for me was the aquarium and the Festival of Trees exhibit. All in all, it was a...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Alan D
Reviewed December 14, 2018

We had a couple of hours to kill and stopped in here. What a nice surprise, a high caliber museum with lots of activities for children. It isn't large but has a little of everything, from an aquarium to art to mineral displays and a...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank F6950VMdianas
Reviewed December 1, 2018

We loved wandering through this museum....everything from mammal identification to the most incredible glass blowing artist presentation!! It was pouring rain in the area when we stumbled on to this museum but we were delighted with our time spent...

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Stellalou
Reviewed November 18, 2018 via mobile

I’ve visited the museum as part of a business trip or when I was on a business trip It is quite but different and interesting certainly worth the admission price

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank arnoldmortzheim
Reviewed November 7, 2018

Our grand daughter loved the aquarium best of all. She was enthralled by the variety of species of fish, turtles, etc.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Gary M
Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

While visiting the Berkshires we had a rainy day so we wondered what to do. We visited the Berkshire Museum and we were glad we did. It is self descripted as a museum of science, history and the arts and it does it all well....More

Date of experience: November 2018
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May 7, 2018|
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Response from ron542 | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely. We took an 18 month old and he had a ball.
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Response from Docent2015 | Reviewed this property |
Entrance fees are $13 for adults; $6 Child (under 18); Free for children 3 and under. EBT card + ID Free for 2 adult and 2 children each time AAA members $2 off Adult ENJOY!