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Springfield Museums

21 Edwards St, Springfield, MA 01103-1548
+1 413-263-6800
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The Dr. Seuss Museums are what it is all about!

The wife and I came here for the Dr. Suess Museums. The rest of the museums we visited were nice... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
bcreff
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Northridge, CA
Mediocre museum, outdated

Spending $25 for 5 museums is a great deal when the museums are up to snuff. Not the case with the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Fortyfivefifty
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Boston, Massachusetts
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The Springfield Museums, located in the heart of downtown Springfield, Massachusetts, is comprised of four world-class museums covering art, history, and science, plus the Dr. Seuss National Memorial Sculpture Garden.
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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21 Edwards St, Springfield, MA 01103-1548
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+1 413-263-6800
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The wife and I came here for the Dr. Suess Museums. The rest of the museums we visited were nice in their own ways. Some of them were a bit dated and a bit unorganized, while others had great exhibits. Please keep in mind that...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Spending $25 for 5 museums is a great deal when the museums are up to snuff. Not the case with the Springfield Museums. Yes, there was some cool artwork on display and it was fun to see some of the personal effects of Dr. Seuss,...More

Thank Fortyfivefifty
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This past Sunday I went with my wife, 3 kids (ages 2, 5, and 7) and my parents for a day trip to the Springfield Museums. I have lived about an hour away for 10 years and was unfamiliar with them. I was looking for...More

Thank Joshdent
Reviewed 10 November 2017

It is always a great day at the Springfield Museums. I've been taking my son there since he was little, as well as my niece and nephews. They always enjoy the visit.

Thank yes2fit
Reviewed 16 October 2017

The history of the Springfield area is quite fascinating. I was surprised to find out items I used during my childhood came from Springfield. This area has several museums that will allow you to visit with the one paid admission. Please inquire at this museum...More

Thank kyee67
SpringfieldMuseums, Digital Media Admin at Springfield Museums, responded to this reviewResponded 19 October 2017

Thanks for the review! Visit us again soon!

Reviewed 21 September 2017

Great place and great memories, but the place has not changed in 25 years! its the same as when I was a kid!More

Thank Jsei7
SpringfieldMuseums, Digital Media Admin at Springfield Museums, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2017

Hi Jsei7-- Thank you for the review. Sorry that the Museums were not as updated as you would like. We would love to know more about your thoughts on changes. We recently added our fifth museum (Amazing World of Dr. Seuss), with the History Museum...More

Reviewed 20 September 2017

My husband and I were here in Springfield for the weekend with another couple. The guys had a convention to go to so my friend and I left the Sheraton for probably and 5 minute walk. OMG! We didn't have enough time to see everything....More

Thank teatimekids
SpringfieldMuseums, Digital Media Admin at Springfield Museums, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2017

Hi teatimekids-- Thank you so much for the review! We are so glad you stumbled upon us and can't wait for you to come back and explore more.

Reviewed 9 September 2017

We intended only to visit the Dr. Seuss museum, but since we had a few hours to spare decided to visit the art museum. We were in for a surprise. Beautiful museum with great architecture. Interesting exhibits, especially for children. Definitely did not expect to...More

Thank BertonU
SpringfieldMuseums, Digital Media Admin at Springfield Museums, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2017

Hi BertonU-- Thank you for the great review. We are often hearing that people who came for Seuss were pleasantly surprised by how much we had to offer and this makes us so happy. We hope you will be back soon to do some further...More

Reviewed 7 September 2017

We LOVE the Springfields Museams. We have done birthday parties, the mom & me class for pre-schoolers, and many special events, The Museams are great for kids and adults of all ages, they always have great standard and special exhibits. The Blake House Cafe is...More

Thank Twoadultsplus3kids
SpringfieldMuseums, Digital Media Admin at Springfield Museums, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2017

Hi twoadultsplus3kids-- Thank you for the wonderful review and your continued support of our Museums. We hope the Museums continue to be a part of your family memories.

Reviewed 7 September 2017

Fantastic day trip, many different exhibits including Dr Suess. Small cafe offers tasty treats at a fair price for lunch.

Thank irisc443
SpringfieldMuseums, Digital Media Admin at Springfield Museums, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2017

Hi irisc443-- Thank you for the wonderful review. We hope you will be back again soon!

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Laura C
29 July 2017|
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Response from SpringfieldMuseums | Property representative |
Hi Laura! Sherri is correct! It takes approximately an hour for the Seuss Museum itself. We do timed entry for that Museum due to capacity limits and while entry is every hour, on the hour, you can spend as much time in the... More
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Laura C
29 July 2017|
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Response from svalucka | Reviewed this property |
I would think you could be in there for an hour or less. Depending on how in depth you decide to get looking at items.
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john c
13 May 2015|
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Response from SpringfieldMuseums | Property representative |
Visiting the entire campus usually takes a full day, but could take longer if you really took your time with everything. The George Walter Vincent Smith and the Dr. Seuss Sculpture Garden are all part of the Springfield... More
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