Museums in Amherst, MA

Find museums in Amherst, MA. Listings include The Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art, Yiddish Book Center, The Emily Dickinson Museum, Mead Art Museum, UMass Amherst AfroAm and University Museum of Contemporary Art. Click on each in the list below the map for more information.

  • 06/21/19
    Now, technically speaking this piece doesn’t quite fit in our archive, so if you’re on the @umass campus you can view this piece outside the @umassfac lobby (Haigis Mall)! This #featurefriday pie...
    > University Museum of Contemporary Art
  • 06/19/19
    Avital revisiting Gordes, France, in the mid-1950s (Photograph by Robert Sagalyn) “Avital Sagalyn is an American artist whose works in oil paint, ink, watercolor and gouache, among other media, spe...
    > University Museum of Contemporary Art
  • 06/14/19
    #featurefriday “Ten Days” by James Rosenquist, 1973 serigraph/silkscreen print, 293 of 300, Gift of Robert Rauschenberg. “Ten Days” was featured as part of the 2012 Curatorial Fellowship Exhi...
    > University Museum of Contemporary Art
  • 06/07/19
    The tusks have left the building! Our mammoth tusks collected in the 19th century are traveling to Canada for conservation at @ResearchCasting and will go back on exhibit in August.
    > Beneski Museum of Natural History - Amherst C
  • 06/07/19
    For #featurefriday we are doing a bit of a #throwback from the archives! “[Untitled] [Record Cover, Remembrance of Marcel]”, 1973 print by George Segal. Gifted to the UMCA by Robert Rauschenberg...
    > University Museum of Contemporary Art
  • 06/05/19
    The Leonardo Drew exhibition comes to the UMCA September 2019! Until then check out some of the incredible work Drew is currently putting on display!
    > University Museum of Contemporary Art
  • 05/31/19
    Welcome to #featurefriday “While Red Becomes a Symphony” by Natalie Alper, 1999-2000, acrylic, metallic pigment and pencil on canvas, 78 x 84 inches, Clements/Howcroft Photography. “I'm intrig...
    > University Museum of Contemporary Art
  • 05/29/19
    COMING THIS FALL! Fielding: Goldenrod and an Exploration of Connections A Pop-Up Exhibition (in collaboration with the UMCA and the College of Natural Sciences) by Emily Tareila! September 2019; var...
    > University Museum of Contemporary Art
  • 05/24/19
    We were thrilled to accept a new specimen into the museum collections this week! Check it out here on NEPR.
    > Beneski Museum of Natural History - Amherst C
  • 05/24/19
    https://www.gazettenet.com/State-gifts-dinosaur-footprints-to-Amherst-College-s-Beneski-Museum-25752118
    > Beneski Museum of Natural History - Amherst C
  • 05/24/19
    #featurefriday “Untitled”, lithograph print, n.d., by Joán Miró. This piece was an anonymous gift to the UMCA. Learn More About the Artist: https://tinyurl.com/y3q89lv7 #umca #contemporaryar...
    > University Museum of Contemporary Art
  • 05/24/19
    “Fund UMass” / “No cuts, no fees, education should be free.”
    > UMass Amherst AfroAm
  • 05/22/19
    COMING THIS FALL to the UMCA! “Avital Sagalyn: A Life of Exploration” Oct. 4-Dec. 8. Learn more about the artist: avitalsagalyn.com #oiloncardboard #oilpainting #midcenturyart #20thcenturyart #cu...
    > University Museum of Contemporary Art
  • 05/19/19
    ¡Buena suerte! to Prof. Agustin Lao Montes Ngo Batalla Ifá Omí Loyeimo as he prepares to participate in and present to the 7th International Colloquium on Cultural Diversity in the Caribbean this u...
    > UMass Amherst AfroAm