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Dr. Seuss National Memorial Sculpture Garden

Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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An amazing set of sculptures that are great to walk through and view. If you read any Dr. Seuss as... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
SammiDeRosa
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AN AWESOME MUSEUM TO VISIT

My husband and I visited Springfield, Massachusetts and decided to check out The DR.SEUSS MUSEUM to... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Methuen, Massachusetts
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Bring the kids to this outdoor sculpture garden where the Cat in the Hat, the Grinch, and other beloved Dr. Seuss characters are immortalized in bronze, life-size statues all designed by Geisel's step-daughter, sculptor Lark Grey Dimond-Cates.
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21 Edwards St, Springfield, MA 01103-1548
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

An amazing set of sculptures that are great to walk through and view. If you read any Dr. Seuss as a kid you will greatly appreciate it.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank SammiDeRosa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I visited Springfield, Massachusetts and decided to check out The DR.SEUSS MUSEUM to see if our grandchildren would like it. I highly recommend this Museum. Young children will LOVE this place! Adorable photo ops and interesting exhibits that adults will enjoy. Many...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I visited this place with my friends. It's nice although I recommend it more for families with small kids. It's very well kept, it has all the nicest characters from the books and it's great for cute pictures. There's also sketches and letters from the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 11 January 2019 via mobile

So much fun! Interactive museum. I visited many times for almost 25 years. Worth the trip. Not far from the Springfield Armory.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Julia R
Reviewed 6 January 2019

The dreams that Dr. Seuss built, a place to bring stories to life. If you live in New England, and have children that are immersed in Dr. Seuss (not what you know as an adult and the dirt about the Seuss himself...), this is a...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 22 December 2018 via mobile

Overall good time. 5 museums in one so you can’t lose. Staff was more than accommodating. The Seuss museum was fun for the family.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank AceofSpades_12
SpringfieldMuseums, Administrative and Digital Media Associate at Dr. Seuss National Memorial Sculpture Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 28 December 2018

Hi! We are so glad to hear that you had a good time and really enjoyed the Amazing World of Dr. Seuss Museum. We hope you are able to visit again soon!

Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

Perfect time with our adult children. We all got to relive our childhood the gift shop is alot of fun also

Date of experience: March 2018
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SpringfieldMuseums, Administrative and Digital Media Associate at Dr. Seuss National Memorial Sculpture Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 28 December 2018

Hi! We are so happy to hear that your family enjoyed your visit to the Dr. Seuss National Memorial Sculpture Garden and found some souvenirs in our Museum Store. We hope you are able to visit again soon!

Reviewed 3 December 2018

This is a great treat for kids of all ages. The sculptures are excellent and they did a nice job with all of them in an artistic way coupled with the museum in front.

Date of experience: November 2018
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SpringfieldMuseums, Administrative and Digital Media Associate at Dr. Seuss National Memorial Sculpture Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 28 December 2018

Hi! The Sculpture Garden really does bring out the kid in all of us, right? We're so glad you felt youthful visiting the Dr. Seuss National Memorial Sculpture Garden and we hope that you are able to visit again soon!

Reviewed 22 November 2018 via mobile

Great.... really wonderful Dr Seuss museum, love the sculptures in the garden... really a must see for young and old, everyone... highly recommend... should be one of the #1 sights in Springfield

Date of experience: March 2018
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SpringfieldMuseums, Administrative and Digital Media Associate at Dr. Seuss National Memorial Sculpture Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 28 December 2018

Hi! We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your visit to the Amazing World of Dr. Seuss Museum and the Dr. Seuss National Memorial Sculpture Garden. We hope you are able to visit again soon!

Reviewed 7 November 2018

These wonderful depictions make the sculptures seem as if they are almost alive and are enhanced by visiting the nearby Dr, Seuss Musem.More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Linda T
SpringfieldMuseums, Administrative and Digital Media Associate at Dr. Seuss National Memorial Sculpture Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 12 November 2018

Hi Linda! Wow, thanks! We think you captured it perfectly. As the sculptures are life-sized it definitely feels like you have walked into your favorite Dr. Seuss book. The addition of the Amazing World of Dr. Seuss Museum last year further brings the experience alive....More

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mariahkrienke
11 August 2018|
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Response from SpringfieldMuseums | Property representative |
Hi Mariah! Unfortunately, dogs that are not service animals are not allowed on the Quadrangle Green where the sculpture garden is located.
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JeepNjo
6 March 2018|
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Response from SpringfieldMuseums | Property representative |
Hi! Yes, there is a fence around the property that is locked after 5pm.
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Stephanie405
27 July 2017|
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Response from jbwhitehouse | Reviewed this property |
There is a gift shop in the Information/Visitor Center. This building is also the Science Museum and where you get tickets. The gift shop is large and has lots of Seuss items from books to leggings, as well as other... More
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