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Springfield Museums

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Abraham Lincoln Presidential Museum

This is a must see for anyone visiting or living in Springfield or the surrounding area. Very well... read more

Reviewed 4 March 2018
Leanne H
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Springfield, Massachusetts
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Best thing in Springfield.

I jave been going to the Science museum here since I was a kid. Whenever I visit Springfield every... read more

Reviewed 26 February 2018
MikeRock10
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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.
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21 Edwards St, Springfield, MA 01103-1548
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Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

This is a must see for anyone visiting or living in Springfield or the surrounding area. Very well done and memorable.

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SpringfieldMuseums, Administrative and Digital Media Associate at Springfield Museums, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2018

Hi Leanne! We are so glad you enjoyed the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Museum. Unfortunately, you have posted this review on the wrong museums' organization. We are in Springfield, MA. But, good to know that there are other top-notch museums out there!

Reviewed 4 March 2018

It was just not my day. After driving two hours to get to the Springfield Museums I entered the welcome center in urgent need of a restroom. Seeing the line for tickets was long, I asked to use the restroom before getting my ticket. "The...More

Thank ChinaTeacherBob
SpringfieldMuseums, Administrative and Digital Media Associate at Springfield Museums, responded to this reviewResponded 20 March 2018

Hi Bob! We are so sorry to hear that your visit to the Museums didn’t go as planned. Our Dr. Seuss Birthday Party is our biggest celebration all year and takes place all across campus, so if you weren’t expecting it, it can definitely seem...More

Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

I jave been going to the Science museum here since I was a kid. Whenever I visit Springfield every handful of years I pay it a visit. The addition of the Dr. Seuss museum and sculptures is fantastic. The Dr . Seuss museum is very...More

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SpringfieldMuseums, Administrative and Digital Media Associate at Springfield Museums, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2018

Hi Mike! Thank you so much for your kind words! We are glad to hear that you enjoyed the Museums so much as a kid, you just had to come back as an adult. We can't wait to see you again soon, thanks again!

Reviewed 26 February 2018

My husband and I visited the Springfield Museums on Sunday, February 18, 2018. Being members of the museums for a few years we have had the opportunity to visit them several times, which is quite nice. There are five museums that make up the Springfield...More

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SpringfieldMuseums, Administrative and Digital Media Associate at Springfield Museums, responded to this reviewResponded 20 March 2018

Hi! Wow, thank you so much for this lovely review! We are so happy to hear that you enjoy the Museums so much that you are members and enjoy coming again and again. Thank you for sharing your love and appreciation for the Museums with...More

Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

Out of state visitors pay an inclusive fee to see all 5 museums...for us it was 86 dollars which included the 30 minute planetarium experience ( two adults and two teens). It was well worth it! Friendly staff, beautiful buildings,cool exhibits! Tons of interactive things...More

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SpringfieldMuseums, Administrative and Digital Media Associate at Springfield Museums, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2018

Hi Crystal! Thank you so much for your kind words! We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your time at the Museums and learned a lot. For a bit of clarification, all visitors' admission fees include access to all five museums. We hope you...More

Reviewed 31 January 2018 via mobile

Fun place to stop with kids. 5 museums are included with admission. Dr. Seuss museum was the best attraction for anyone with small children.More

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SpringfieldMuseums, Administrative and Digital Media Associate at Springfield Museums, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2018

Hi! Thank you so much for your kind words! We are glad to hear that you enjoyed the Museums and we hope you visit again soon! We find that the Amazing World of Dr. Seuss Museum is great for kids AND adults! There are two...More

Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

I will admit my expectations were on the lower side but wow, I was very impressed with what they did with the area! First, the drive from Eastern Mass to the museums was very easy and straight forward so do not fear getting there if...More

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SpringfieldMuseums, Administrative and Digital Media Associate at Springfield Museums, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2018

Hi! Thank you so much for your kind words! We are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your visit to the Museums. As your admission fee gives you entrance to all five of our Museums, we definitely recommend not only checking out the Amazing...More

Reviewed 22 December 2017

I had my son and his friend. ages 8 years old . They had a very good time. We spent a good part of the day there.It was educational , amusing and fun.

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SpringfieldMuseums, Administrative and Digital Media Associate at Springfield Museums, responded to this reviewResponded 20 March 2018

Hi Stephen! Thank you so much for your kind words! We are so glad that you, your son, and his friend all enjoyed your visit. We hope to see you all again soon!

Reviewed 19 December 2017

This is a National Park site that is a little different. The ranger was incredibly friendly and met us well before we ever made it to the information desk. He provided just enough information (not too much, not to little) for our interest, but it...More

Thank Sarah C
SpringfieldMuseums, Administrative and Digital Media Associate at Springfield Museums, responded to this reviewResponded 20 March 2018

Hi Sarah! It sounds like you are reviewing the Springfield Armory, which is not part of our Museums complex. We are glad you enjoyed your visit there and we hope you can visit us the next time you are in the area!

Reviewed 9 December 2017

The wife and I came here for the Dr. Suess Museums. The rest of the museums we visited were nice in their own ways. Some of them were a bit dated and a bit unorganized, while others had great exhibits. Please keep in mind that...More

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SpringfieldMuseums, Administrative and Digital Media Associate at Springfield Museums, responded to this reviewResponded 20 March 2018

Hi! Thank you so much for your review! The Amazing World of Dr. Seuss Museum is the latest museum in our complex, so it's definitely an eye catcher and exciting for all visitors. Currently we are looking to update and improve the Springfield Science Museum....More

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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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capital 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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