Museums in Springfield, MA

Find museums in Springfield, MA. Listings include Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, Springfield Museums, Springfield Armory National Historic Site, NBA Hall of Fame, Amazing World of Dr. Seuss Museum and Friends of the Springfield Armory National Historic Site. Click on each in the list below the map for more information.

  • 06/19/20
    Today is known as Juneteenth, the day enslaved peoples in Texas learned of their freedom in 1865. The day now commemorates the end of slavery in the United States. On view in the Modern and Contempora...
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  • 06/18/20
    #DidYouKnow that we are currently in the perfect viewing time for the arietids meteor shower? Get up about 45 minutes to an hour before sunrise and you might catch some of them streaking across the sk...
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  • 06/17/20
    Check out this latest book recommendation from our Curator of Art, Maggie North: "In its most exciting moments, art history is like detective work. Clues may be hidden in brushstrokes or footnotes, a...
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  • 06/16/20
    Upstairs in the Amazing World of Dr. Seuss Museum are three rooms full artifacts owned by Ted Geisel, aka Dr. Seuss, donated by his stepdaughter Leagrey Dimond. In the Family Room sits this Romani Fro...
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  • 06/15/20
    Check out this activity from our Smithsonian Spark!Lab Coordinator, “Invent at Home: Replant an Apple Orchard.” Show us a picture of your invention in the comments or tag us in a post! For more fun ac...
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  • 06/14/20
    This bowl was presented to Roger Williams by the Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity in 1970. The inscription reads “To Roger Williams, for his unselfish contributions to the Black community of Springfield, 19...
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  • 06/13/20
    The Lyman and Merrie Wood Museum of Springfield History has a couple of examples of Springfield-made Rolls-Royce vehicles. Also within the museum’s holdings are artworks of Rolls-Royces by Melbourne B...
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  • 06/12/20
    Originally, this rock was part of an asteroid in orbit between Mars and Jupiter that struck Earth about 49,000 years ago. This 290 lb fragment is one of many found scattered around the mile wide crate...
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  • 06/11/20
    Did you know that we have some mysteries at the Museums? Curator of Art Maggie North appeared on MassAppeal last year to talk about two paintings whose origins are a little murky. Watch the full segme...
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  • 06/10/20
    Check out this fun activity from our Program Coordinator at the Amazing World of Dr. Seuss Museum. Share photos of your King Crown in the comments or tag us in a post! Missing the Museums? For activi...
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