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Springfield Museums

21 Edwards St, Springfield, MA 01103-1548
+1 413-263-6800
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Great local history museum.

The history of the Springfield area is quite fascinating. I was surprised to find out items I used... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
kyee67
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Boston, Massachusetts
Needs an update!

Great place and great memories, but the place has not changed in 25 years! its the same as when I... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Jsei7
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west springfield
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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.
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 11:00 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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+1 413-263-6800
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The history of the Springfield area is quite fascinating. I was surprised to find out items I used during my childhood came from Springfield. This area has several museums that will allow you to visit with the one paid admission. Please inquire at this museum...More

Thank kyee67
SpringfieldMuseums, Digital Media Admin at Springfield Museums, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thanks for the review! Visit us again soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great place and great memories, but the place has not changed in 25 years! its the same as when I was a kid!More

Thank Jsei7
SpringfieldMuseums, Digital Media Admin at Springfield Museums, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Jsei7-- Thank you for the review. Sorry that the Museums were not as updated as you would like. We would love to know more about your thoughts on changes. We recently added our fifth museum (Amazing World of Dr. Seuss), with the History Museum...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I were here in Springfield for the weekend with another couple. The guys had a convention to go to so my friend and I left the Sheraton for probably and 5 minute walk. OMG! We didn't have enough time to see everything....More

Thank teatimekids
SpringfieldMuseums, Digital Media Admin at Springfield Museums, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi teatimekids-- Thank you so much for the review! We are so glad you stumbled upon us and can't wait for you to come back and explore more.

Reviewed 9 September 2017

We intended only to visit the Dr. Seuss museum, but since we had a few hours to spare decided to visit the art museum. We were in for a surprise. Beautiful museum with great architecture. Interesting exhibits, especially for children. Definitely did not expect to...More

Thank BertonU
SpringfieldMuseums, Digital Media Admin at Springfield Museums, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi BertonU-- Thank you for the great review. We are often hearing that people who came for Seuss were pleasantly surprised by how much we had to offer and this makes us so happy. We hope you will be back soon to do some further...More

Reviewed 8 September 2017

We LOVE the Springfields Museams. We have done birthday parties, the mom & me class for pre-schoolers, and many special events, The Museams are great for kids and adults of all ages, they always have great standard and special exhibits. The Blake House Cafe is...More

Thank Twoadultsplus3kids
SpringfieldMuseums, Digital Media Admin at Springfield Museums, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi twoadultsplus3kids-- Thank you for the wonderful review and your continued support of our Museums. We hope the Museums continue to be a part of your family memories.

Reviewed 7 September 2017

Fantastic day trip, many different exhibits including Dr Suess. Small cafe offers tasty treats at a fair price for lunch.

Thank irisc443
SpringfieldMuseums, Digital Media Admin at Springfield Museums, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi irisc443-- Thank you for the wonderful review. We hope you will be back again soon!

Reviewed 7 September 2017

A great way to learn about history. Fun and interesting facts. Great place for young and old. Hands on and fun.

Thank Lex H
SpringfieldMuseums, Digital Media Admin at Springfield Museums, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Lex H-- Glad to hear you had a good time! Please come again soon!

Reviewed 3 September 2017

Have visited several times over the years. They have something for all ages and interests. Several to choose from, or do all museums in a full day.

Thank The-Flying-Circus
SpringfieldMuseums, Digital Media Admin at Springfield Museums, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi The-Flying-Circus-- Thank you for your continued support of our Museums. We hope you continue to visit and make memories here.

Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

I was certainly welcomed in the museum's Welcome Center by Ann who gave me VIP guidance with my having limited time to spend in each of these 5 separate museums that are all in one area as well as the Dr. Seuss sculpture garden. She...More

Thank NewJerseyWanderlust
SpringfieldMuseums, Digital Media Admin at Springfield Museums, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2017

Thank you so much for this wonderful review of our Museums and employee! We are glad to hear you had a positive visit and hope you will be back soon (with more time to explore).

Reviewed 23 August 2017

We went for the art museums & it was fun to browse in the Seuss Museum, too! The larger of the two art museums, the D'Amour Museum is the larger and features collections of Asian, American and European. Best of the work is in the...More

Thank RonL40
SpringfieldMuseums, Digital Media Admin at Springfield Museums, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2017

Thank you for this wonderful review, RonL40! Glad to hear you were able to enjoy our Art Museums. We are very proud of our collections and the history behind it all. Please come again soon!

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Laura C
29 July 2017|
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Response from SpringfieldMuseums | Property representative |
Hi Laura! Sherri is correct! It takes approximately an hour for the Seuss Museum itself. We do timed entry for that Museum due to capacity limits and while entry is every hour, on the hour, you can spend as much time in the... More
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Laura C
29 July 2017|
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Response from svalucka | Reviewed this property |
I would think you could be in there for an hour or less. Depending on how in depth you decide to get looking at items.
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john c
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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