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Springfield Museums

21 Edwards St, Springfield, MA 01103-1548
+1 413-263-6800
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A Treasure in Springfield

We purchased discount admission from Living Social as admission is on the pricey side. I loved the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
momwinslow
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Wilbraham, Massachusetts
Worth money and time

The location of all the museum's were key and our admission to 1 museum allowed us to visit all of... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Monica G
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The Springfield Museums, located in the heart of downtown Springfield, Massachusetts, is comprised of four world-class museums covering art, history, and science, plus the Dr. Seuss National Memorial Sculpture Garden.
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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21 Edwards St, Springfield, MA 01103-1548
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We purchased discount admission from Living Social as admission is on the pricey side. I loved the art museum and especially the vehicles and memorabilia in the other ! museum. As for Dr Seuss I'm really not into him so can't comment.

1  Thank momwinslow
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The location of all the museum's were key and our admission to 1 museum allowed us to visit all of the other museum's for free. We had so much fun and the kids had so much fun. We have 5 kids ages 10,8,5,4, and 1....More

1  Thank Monica G
SpringfieldMuseums, Social Media Admin at Springfield Museums, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Monica-- Thanks for the great review. We're glad to hear that there was something for everyone in the family. Please come back soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks 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
SpringfieldMuseums, Social Media Admin at Springfield Museums, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Zephdell- Thanks for the great review! We always have traveling exhibits and many family programs. Hope you'll be back soon!

Reviewed 5 weeks 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
SpringfieldMuseums, Social Media Admin at Springfield Museums, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for the great review! Glad you saw all that the Museums had to offer. Come back soon!

Reviewed May 12, 2017

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

Thank Nikko4Me
SpringfieldMuseums, Social Media Admin at Springfield Museums, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Nikko4Me, Thanks for the great review. Please come back and visit soon (especially now that Seuss is open)!

Reviewed May 8, 2017

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 reviewResponded May 10, 2017

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 May 3, 2017

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 reviewResponded May 10, 2017

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 May 2, 2017

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 reviewResponded May 10, 2017

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

Reviewed May 1, 2017

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 reviewResponded May 10, 2017

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 April 25, 2017 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 reviewResponded May 10, 2017

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.

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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?
May 13, 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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