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Springfield Museums

21 Edwards St, Springfield, MA 01103-1548
+1 413-263-6800
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A Pleasant Day

I found these museums to be a very nice group of interesting things to see from animals to planets... read more

Reviewed 3 May 2017
TALNewYork
So much to see! A feast for the senses

Beautifully displayed, the current Meow Mix of cats-antics, famous paintings with cats as... read more

Reviewed 3 May 2017
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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.
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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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 3 May 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 10 May 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 3 May 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 ANNE R
SpringfieldMuseums, Social Media Admin at Springfield Museums, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2017

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

Reviewed 2 May 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 10 May 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 25 April 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 10 May 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.

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 reviewResponded 10 May 2017

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 16 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 reviewResponded 10 May 2017

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!

Reviewed 14 April 2017

We go here and there, we always see things we missed or new things to see. And things to remind us of the art and history here.

Thank James M
SpringfieldMuseums, Social Media Admin at Springfield Museums, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2017

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

Reviewed 14 April 2017

We had a wonderful time here at the museums. We purchased the yearly membership to the Intrepid Museum in NYC which takes part in the ASTC program. The ASTC program allows you to visit other science museums which are located more than 90 miles from...More

Thank Jemlnlx
SpringfieldMuseums, Social Media Admin at Springfield Museums, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2017

Jemlnlx-- Thanks for the wonderful review. It's great to hear your family was able to take advantage of the ASTC Reciprocity privileges to spend a day at our Museums. Please come back soon!

Reviewed 11 April 2017

I have taken my grandchildren here for years and we love all the exhibits. The animals are life like and the dinosaur is awesome. I have many great memories of the looking at colorful frogs and fish. It is a gem for Springfield.

Thank hazelwarner
SpringfieldMuseums, Digital Media Admin at Springfield Museums, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2017

Hi hazelwarner-- Thank you for your wonderful review. We hope you will be back soon with your grandchildren to enjoy the wildlife. :)

Reviewed 26 March 2017

I have been to the Springfield Museums more than once. There are several buildings you can walk through and they do not take long (nice if you have little ones). Different special exhibits each time you go. This time we went for the Gingerbread Exhibit...More

Thank mersee
SpringfieldMuseums, Digital Media Admin at Springfield Museums, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2017

Thank you, mersee, for the wonderful review! We hope you will be back 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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