City Of Industry

City of Industry

Investigate the Industrial Revolution through the lens of Springfield’s industrial past. Topics include transportation history, innovation and the role of…

History Detectives

History Detectives

Students take on the role of detective as they investigate the lives of people in the past century by listening…

Picturing America

Picturing America

See American history come alive through the museum’s American art collection. Students handle and identify artifacts, interpret the historical significance…

Japan

Japan

Discover the history behind authentic suits of armor and swords used by feudal Japanese samurai warriors. Create an origami samurai…

Then & Now: Life At The Turn Of The Century

Then & Now: Life at the Turn of the Century

Students become historians as they interpret early-20th century history by examining Indian Motocycles, Rolls Royce automobiles, Milton Bradley games, and…

Experience Africa

Experience Africa

Experience the culturally and biologically diverse continent of Africa through stories, instruments, games and authentic African clothing. Students also journey…

Native Americans

Native Americans

Students experience Native American culture trough traditional games and storytelling, and learn craft making with corn husk dolls.  Students also…

Seuss In Springfield History

Seuss in Springfield History

His stories delight children around the world, but did you know Dr. Seuss drew much of his inspiration from his…

Art & Culture

Art & Culture

Available 2017 Discover the power of the afterlife, how Greece and Rome used art and mythology to understand their world…

A Brush With Art

A Brush with Art

Journey through four centuries of art from around the world. Learn how apprentices mixed paint in the Middle Ages, judge…

Stories Of The Far East

Stories of the Far East

Explore the themes of Asian geography, history, folk tales, and myths in the Art Discovery Center. Students will dramatize a…

City Of Industry

City of Industry

Investigate the Industrial Revolution through the lens of Springfield’s industrial past. Topics include transportation history, innovation and the role of…

History Detectives

History Detectives

Students take on the role of detective as they investigate the lives of people in the past century by listening…

Picturing America

Picturing America

See American history come alive through the museum’s American art collection. Students handle and identify artifacts, interpret the historical significance…

Japan

Japan

Discover the history behind authentic suits of armor and swords used by feudal Japanese samurai warriors. Create an origami samurai…

Then & Now: Life At The Turn Of The Century

Then & Now: Life at the Turn of the Century

Students become historians as they interpret early-20th century history by examining Indian Motocycles, Rolls Royce automobiles, Milton Bradley games, and…

Experience Africa

Experience Africa

Experience the culturally and biologically diverse continent of Africa through stories, instruments, games and authentic African clothing. Students also journey…

Native Americans

Native Americans

Students experience Native American culture trough traditional games and storytelling, and learn craft making with corn husk dolls.  Students also…

Seuss In Springfield History

Seuss in Springfield History

His stories delight children around the world, but did you know Dr. Seuss drew much of his inspiration from his…

Art & Culture

Art & Culture

Available 2017 Discover the power of the afterlife, how Greece and Rome used art and mythology to understand their world…

A Brush With Art

A Brush with Art

Journey through four centuries of art from around the world. Learn how apprentices mixed paint in the Middle Ages, judge…

Stories Of The Far East

Stories of the Far East

Explore the themes of Asian geography, history, folk tales, and myths in the Art Discovery Center. Students will dramatize a…