Museums in Amherst, MA

Find museums in Amherst, MA. Listings include The Emily Dickinson Museum, Mead Art Museum, UMass Amherst AfroAm, University Museum of Contemporary Art, Hampshire College Art Gallery and Beneski Museum of Natural History - Amherst College. Click on each in the list below the map for more information.

  • 11/19/21
    Stop by this weekend to check out our fall exhibitions before we shut our doors for the week!  The Museum will be closed for Thanksgiving week, November 22‒28.   We will be OPEN for one week after T...
    > University Museum of Contemporary Art
  • 11/15/21
    There are only a couple of weeks left before the end of the semester; don’t forget to visit the museum before we close for winter break! This semester is the last chance to see our exhibitions “Artif...
    > University Museum of Contemporary Art
  • 11/09/21
    Join the UMCA tomorrow, November 10 at 6:00 p.m. for a Live Virtual Chat with Nicole Eisenman and Faye Hirsch. This virtual event is free, but registration is required. Sign up at the link below: http...
    > University Museum of Contemporary Art
  • 11/08/21
    The UMCA is excited to present a Live Virtual Chat with Nicole Eisenman and Faye Hirsch this Wednesday, November 10 at 6:00 p.m. This virtual event is free, but registration is required. Sign up at th...
    > University Museum of Contemporary Art
  • 11/05/21
    Thank you to everyone who came to our pop-up exhibition celebration on Wednesday! For those of you who could not make it, don’t worry. The exhibition will be up until this Sunday - come check it out...
    > University Museum of Contemporary Art
  • 11/03/21
    Behind the scenes as we prep for the pop-up exhibition tonight! Stop by from 5-7 PM to see how staff artists responded to the prompt, “What does freedom mean to you?”
    > University Museum of Contemporary Art
  • 11/03/21
    Join us at the UMCA TONIGHT from 5-7 PM for our pop-up exhibition!   Over the course of several months, staff from across UMass who are also artists, have been crafting their own creative responses t...
    > University Museum of Contemporary Art
  • 11/02/21
    “What does freedom mean to you?” Come visit the UMCA on November 3rd/ 5-7 pm for our pop-up exhibition of UMass staff artists’ creative responses to this question!
    > University Museum of Contemporary Art
  • 11/01/21
    Hi folks! Join us at the UMCA on November 3rd/ 5-7 pm for our pop-up exhibition of creative work by UMass staff artists! Over the course of several months, staff from across UMass who are also artis...
    > University Museum of Contemporary Art
  • 10/28/21
    Join us in-person at the UMCA on Wednesday, Nov. 3rd from 5:00 to 7:00 PM to celebrate an exhibition of creative work by UMass staff artists. This collaboration between the UMass Partnership for Worke...
    > University Museum of Contemporary Art
  • 10/28/21
    Get your panel proposals in early #WEBDDAFRO
    > UMass Amherst AfroAm
  • 10/27/21
    The going from a world we know To one a wonder still Is like the child’s adversity Whose vista is a hill, Behind the hill is sorcery And everything unknown, But will the secret compensate For climbing...
    > The Emily Dickinson Museum
  • 10/26/21
    A collaboration between the University Museum of Contemporary Art at UMass Amherst and the McIninch Art Gallery at Southern New Hampshire University Wednesday, October 27 at 5:00 p.m. Join student e...
    > University Museum of Contemporary Art