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.

  • 06/29/18
    Come see Paddington Comes to America at The Carle!
    > The Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art
  • 06/28/18
    Did you know our exhibitions travel? Painter and Poet: The Art of Ashley Bryan opens at the Portland Museum 8/3.
    > The Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art
  • 06/28/18
    Come to Italy with us! Innovations in Education: A Study Tour of the Early Childhood Centers of Pistoia, Italy March 10 - March 15, 2019 (30 PDPs) Join us for a unique opportunity to visit and stud...
    > The Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art
  • 06/28/18
    HOUSE closes this weekend! Be sure to see this amazing exhibition while you can!
    > Mead Art Museum
  • 06/28/18
    Pictured here is the Amherst College Class of 1918 at their 10-year reunion. (If anyone knows why they are all dressed like barbers please let us know!) Photo by Lincoln Barnes #throwbackthursday
    > Jones Library Special Collections
  • 06/28/18
    Our friend Norton Juster wrote in The Phantom Tollbooth, "So many things are possible just as long as you don't know they're impossible." Please help us meet our challenge grant by June 30. Any size g...
    > The Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art
  • 06/28/18
    Thinking of going back to school? Our graduate programs with Simmons College offer night and weekend classes! Come to an information session! Information Sessions: Simmons College Graduate Study in C...
    > The Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art
  • 06/27/18
    Happy Birthday to Helen Keller. Celebrate her birth with these seven Helen Keller quotes that capture what it means to love books. From NYPL The New York Public Library.
    > The Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art
  • 06/27/18
    From The Carle's blog: Making Art Together!
    > The Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art
  • 06/27/18
    USA TODAY called The Very Eric Carle exhibition a must see!
    > The Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art
  • 06/27/18
    Big news for the Mead! Thanks for the feature, Artforum! https://www.artforum.com/news/mead-art-museum-appoints-emily-potter-ndiaye-head-of-education-curator-of-academic-programs-75869
    > Mead Art Museum
  • 06/27/18
    This specially designed yoga class for children and their adult caregivers brings everyone together to join in the yoga fun! Classes take place outside in Bobbie's Meadow! Yoga activities include a we...
    > The Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art
  • 06/27/18
    https://www.umass.edu/newsoffice/article/cross-town-contemporary-art-exhibition As the weather heats up this summer, grab a friend or two to walk around Amherst and spot the 13 different public sculp...
    > University Museum of Contemporary Art
  • 06/26/18
    It's #thankfultuesday and we are grateful to our new business member Greenfield Savings Bank! We will be participating with them at Amherst Arts Night Out on July 5th! Come see us at the Main Street b...
    > The Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art