Celebrate the Season in Seussian Style!

Starting the day after Thanksgiving, we offer dozens of programs for kids, families and adults–most are free with museum admission!

Annual favorites like the gingerbread competition and exhibit, Culture & Cocktails and the Holiday Gala fundraiser return; and new programs like Gingerbread Saturdays join the fun. Browse the programs and exhibits below.


Sunday: 11 am–5 pm
Tuesday–Saturday: 10 am–5 pm
Monday: Closed

Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, and New Year’s Day.

Holiday Programs

Holiday Exhibitions

Gingerbread: Pop Culture Edition

Gingerbread: Pop Culture Edition

  • November 23, 2018–December 30, 2018
  • Springfield Science Museum
Isabel Bishop’s Working Women: Defying Convention

Isabel Bishop’s Working Women: Defying Convention

  • November 13, 2018–May 26, 2019
  • D'Amour Museum of Fine Arts
Pop! Icons Of American Culture From The Smithsonian

Pop! Icons of American Culture from the Smithsonian

  • December 7, 2018–February 24, 2019
  • D'Amour Museum of Fine Arts

Holiday Gifts

Gift Memberships

Give art, science, history and Dr. Seuss this holiday season! All memberships include unlimited free admission to our museums, exclusive events and discounts and much more.

Museum Store

Great gifts for men, women and kids including new handcrafted, fair trade items that support the work of thousands of artists around the world. Parking is free and museum admission is not required to shop.