Springfield Museums Press Releases

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Museums Announce Lectures, Tours for June

May 28, 2014

The Springfield Museums’ monthly tour and lecture schedule continues in June with the popular Thursday Museums à la Carte lectures, held weekly at 12:15 p.m. in the Michele and Donald D’Amour Museum of Fine Arts. Admission is $4 ($2 for members of the Springfield Museums); visitors are invited to bring lunch (cookies and coffee are provided). The programs are sponsored by Big Y World Class Market. For more information about Museums à la Carte, call 413.263.6800, ext. 488. This month’s lectures include:

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Museums Announce New Prices, Summer Hours

May 27, 2014

The Springfield Museums have announced new prices for general admission, which covers entry to the Springfield Science Museum, the Michele and Donald D’Amour Museum of Fine Arts, the Lyman and Merrie Wood Museum of Springfield History, and the George Walter Vincent Smith Art Museum.

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Dinosaurs Set to Take Science Museum by Storm

May 22, 2014

Next month, a host of prehistoric creatures will take the Springfield Science Museum by storm. Life Through Time: Dinosaurs and Ice-Age Mammals will roar into the Springfield Museums on June 14 and go extinct on September 14, 2014.

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WRSI Podcast: Steampunk Gets Definition Vindication

May 20, 2014

Springfield based dictionary, Merriam-Webster, unveils its new words for 2014 at the Springfield Museums’ Steampunk Springfield exhibit.

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Mojitos, Jaime Kent Featured at June Culture & Cocktails

May 15, 2014

The Springfield Museums will wrap up their 2013-2014 Culture & Cocktails series with an evening of “Modern Art and Mojitos” on Thursday, June 5 from 5-8 pm at the Michele and Donald D’Amour Museum of Fine Arts. The sponsor of the evening’s event is Health New England.

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