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Virtual MembershipVirtual membership is a great way to enjoy special benefits and support the Springfield Museums on site and online. By becoming a member you help us meet our mission to inspire curiosity. Virtual members enjoy these benefits:

Monthly digital engagement via recorded and streamed content, educational activities, book recommendations, behind the scenes tours, activity sheets, guest lectures and much more!

Already a member? Add on to your Basic, Dual or Family Membership; or upgrade to Patron-level membership and receive Virtual Membership benefits for free!

For more information, call 413-779-2155 or email membership@springfieldmuseums.org.

Virtual Memberships

Sustaining Virtual Membership

  • Access to exclusive digital content (launching October 2020)
  • 10% off in-person admission at the Springfield Museums
  • Ability to purchase reduced price gift memberships
  • 10% discount at Museums Store and Blake House Café
  • Discount on Museum School classes and trips

Annual Virtual Membership

  • Access to exclusive digital content (launching October 2020)
  • 10% off in-person admission at the Springfield Museums
  • Ability to purchase reduced price gift memberships
  • 10% discount at Museums Store and Blake House Café
  • Discount on Museum School classes and trips
Online Events
Young Girl In Glasses Seated At Desk Working On A Laptop.
Beginning Coding With Scratch
Beginning Coding with Scratch
ONLINE Museum School Class - Ages 8 and up
Beyond Beginner Watercolor
Beyond Beginner Watercolor
ONLINE Museum School Class - Adults
Coding: Python Level II
Coding: Python Level II
ONLINE Museum School Class - Ages 10 and up
Painting The Winter Landscape In Watercolor
Painting the Winter Landscape in Watercolor
ONLINE Museum School Class - Adults
Digital Art Workshop With IOS Procreate
Digital Art Workshop with iOS Procreate
ONLINE Museum School Class - Adults
Digital Art Workshop With IOS Procreate
Digital Art Workshop with iOS Procreate
ONLINE Museum School Class - Adults
Digital Art Workshop With IOS Procreate
Digital Art Workshop with iOS Procreate
ONLINE Museum School Class - Adults
The Nut & Bolts Of Family Research II
The Nut & Bolts of Family Research II
ONLINE Museum School Class - Adults
Intermediate Watercolor
Intermediate Watercolor
ONLINE Museum School Class - Adults
Beginning Watercolor
Beginning Watercolor
ONLINE Museum School Class - Adults
The ABC’s Of Family Research & DNA
The ABC’s of Family Research & DNA

This is an online class! Learn how to research your ancestry using the extensive resources available including genealogical websites with Dave Robison, active member of the Massachusetts Society of Genealogists-Worcester Chapter, the Massachusetts Genealogy Council and Central New York Genealogical…

History Of Polish Costumes
History of Polish Costumes
ONLINE Museum School Class - Adults
Polish Folk Art Traditions
Polish Folk Art Traditions
ONLINE Museum School Class - Adults
Polish Christmas Customs And Traditions
Polish Christmas Customs and Traditions
ONLINE Museum School Class - Adults
Polish Christmas Straw Ornament Workshop
Polish Christmas Straw Ornament Workshop
ONLINE Museum School Class - Adults
Building on FUNdamentals – Enhancing Your Art
ONLINE Museum School Class - Adults
Painting The Landscape In Oil Or Acrylic
Painting the Landscape in Oil or Acrylic
ONLINE Museum School Class - Adults
Painting Something From Nothing – The Winter Landscape In Watercolor
Painting Something from Nothing – The Winter Landscape in Watercolor

This is an online class! During this relaxing Zoom workshop, artist Robert Masla will lead you in the dance of watercolor painting. Literally, the most fluid of all painting media, it is, at its best, a give and take between…

Intermediate Creative Writing & Memoir
Intermediate Creative Writing & Memoir
Museum School Class – Adults
Creative Writing & Memoir
Creative Writing & Memoir
Museum School Class – Adult
Survey Of Polish Art History From 1800’s-Present
Survey of Polish Art History from 1800’s-Present
ONLINE Museum School Class - Adults
Creative Writing & Memoir
Creative Writing & Memoir
Museum School Class – Adult
Art Studio: Illustration & Drawing
Art Studio: Illustration & Drawing
ONLINE Museum School Class - Ages 8-12
Zentangle Botanical Drawing
Zentangle Botanical Drawing
Museum School Class – Adults
Basic Drawing
Basic Drawing
Museum School Class – Adults
Colored Pencil: Drawing Your Pet
Colored Pencil: Drawing Your Pet
ONLINE Museum School Class - Adults
Coding: Beginning With Scratch
Coding: Beginning with Scratch
ONLINE Museum School Class - Ages 8 and up
Beginning Watercolor
Beginning Watercolor
ONLINE Museum School Class - Adults
Coding: Beginning With Python
Coding: Beginning with Python
ONLINE Museum School Class - Ages 10and up
Intermediate Watercolor
Intermediate Watercolor
ONLINE Museum School Class - Adults
Tracing Your Irish Ancestors
Tracing your Irish Ancestors
ONLINE Museum School Class - Adults
Fun With Shapes
Fun With Shapes
ONLINE Museum School Class - Ages 5-7
Coding: Beginning With Scratch
Coding: Beginning with Scratch
ONLINE Museum School Class - Ages 8 and up
Draw Or Paint Like The Masters
Draw or Paint Like The Masters
ONLINE Museum School Class - Ages 8-10
Coding: Beginning With Python
Coding: Beginning with Python
ONLINE Museum School Class - Ages 10and up
Home School Class: Hands-On Science
Home School Class: Hands-On Science
ONLINE Museum School Class – Ages 10-14
The Secrets To Painting Hair In Oil Painting
The Secrets to Painting Hair in Oil Painting
Museum School Class – Adults
Painting Clouds And Skies
Painting Clouds and Skies
Museum School Class – Adults
Paper Sculpture Creations
Paper Sculpture Creations
ONLINE Museum School Class - Ages 8-11
Coding: Scratch Workshop
Coding: Scratch Workshop
ONLINE Museum School Class - Ages 8 and up
The Elements Of Landscape Painting
The Elements of Landscape Painting
Museum School Class – Adults
Coding: Python Workshop
Coding: Python Workshop
ONLINE Museum School Class - Ages 10 and up
Free Information Session: Painting And Barging In Holland
Free Information Session: Painting and Barging in Holland
Museum School Travel Information Session
Free Information Session: Painting And Barging In Holland
Free Information Session: Painting and Barging in Holland
Museum School Travel Information Session (NEW DATE!)
Painting The Narrative Portrait
Painting the Narrative Portrait
Museum School Class – Adults
Intermediate Creative Writing And Memoir
Intermediate Creative Writing and Memoir
ONLINE Museum School Class – Adults (NEW DATES)
Zentangle: 3-D Ornaments
Zentangle: 3-D Ornaments
Museum School Class – Adults (Online or In-Person)
Creative Writing & Memoir
Creative Writing & Memoir
ONLINE Museum School Class – Adult (NEW DATES)
Painting Watercolor On Watercolor Canvas
Painting Watercolor on Watercolor Canvas
Museum School Class – Adults
Creative Writing & Memoir
Creative Writing & Memoir
ONLINE Museum School Class – Adult (NEW DATES)
Watercolor Simplified: Mastering The Basics
Watercolor Simplified: Mastering the Basics
ONLINE Museum School Class - Adults
Beyond Beginning Watercolor
Beyond Beginning Watercolor
Museum School Class – Adults
Digital Art Workshop
Digital Art Workshop
ONLINE Museum School Class - Adults
Intermediate Watercolor
Intermediate Watercolor
Museum School Class – Adults
Digital Art Workshop
Digital Art Workshop
ONLINE Museum School Class - Adults
Online Science Adventures
Online Science Adventures
ONLINE Museum School Class - Ages 9-12
Birds And Botanicals In Colored Pencil
Birds and Botanicals in Colored Pencil
ONLINE Museum School Class – Adults
Digital Art Workshop With IOS Procreate
Digital Art Workshop with iOS Procreate
Museum School Class – Adults
Digital Art Workshop With IOS Procreate
Digital Art Workshop with iOS Procreate
Museum School Class – Adults
Back To The Basics: Drawing & Painting
Back to the Basics: Drawing & Painting
ONLINE Museum School Class - Ages 11-14
Basic Drawing
Basic Drawing
ONLINE Museum School Class – Adults
Digital Art Workshop With IOS Procreate
Digital Art Workshop with iOS Procreate
Museum School Class – Adults
Basic Drawing
Basic Drawing
ONLINE Museum School Class – Adults
Art Studio: Illustration & Drawing
Art Studio: Illustration & Drawing
ONLINE Museum School Class - Ages 8-12 (New Dates!)
The Art Of Pisanki
The Art of Pisanki
ONLINE Museum School Class - Adults
Art Studio: Learn To Draw (Ages 6-8)
Art Studio: Learn to Draw (Ages 6-8)
ONLINE Museum School Class - Ages 6-8 (New Dates!)
Hidden Treasures Of Poland
Hidden Treasures of Poland
ONLINE Museum School Class - Adults
Beginning Watercolor
Beginning Watercolor
ONLINE Museum School Class – Adults
Intermediate Watercolor
Intermediate Watercolor
ONLINE Museum School Class – Adults
Anatomy: Drawing From The Classics
Anatomy: Drawing from the Classics
ONLINE Museum School Class – Adults
Painting Spectacular Flowers In Watercolor
Painting Spectacular Flowers in Watercolor
ONLINE Museum School Class – Adults
Painting The Still Life In Oil
Painting the Still Life in Oil
ONLINE Museum School Class - Adults
Art Studio: Illustration & Drawing
Art Studio: Illustration & Drawing
ONLINE Museum School Class - Ages 8-12 (New Dates!)
Painting In The Style Of The Impressionists
Painting in the Style of the Impressionists
ONLINE Museum School Class - Adults
Free Information Session: Painting Classes
Free Information Session: Painting Classes
Museum School Information Session
The Art Of Colored Pencil
The Art of Colored Pencil
ONLINE Museum School Class - Adults
Painting In The Style Of The Impressionists
Painting in the Style of the Impressionists
ONLINE Museum School Class – Adults
Beginning Coding With Scratch
Beginning Coding with Scratch
ONLINE Museum School Class - Ages 8 and up
Fundamentals Of Oil Painting
Fundamentals of Oil Painting
ONLINE Museum School Class – Adults
Coding: Going Beyond With Python
Coding: Going Beyond with Python
ONLINE Museum School Class -Ages 10 and up
Intermediate Creative Writing And Memoir
Intermediate Creative Writing and Memoir
ONLINE Museum School Class - Adults
Intermediate Watercolor
Intermediate Watercolor
ONLINE Museum School Class – Adults
Painting The Summer Landscape
Painting the Summer Landscape
ONLINE Museum School Class – Adults
Creative Writing And Memoir
Creative Writing and Memoir
ONLINE Museum School Class - Adults
Coding: Scratch II
Coding: Scratch II
ONLINE Museum School Class - Ages 8 and up (New dates)
Painting Clouds & Sky
Painting Clouds & Sky
ONLINE Museum School Class – Adults
Painting The Portrait In Watercolor
Painting the Portrait in Watercolor
Museum School Class – Adults
Coding: Scratch II
Coding: Scratch II
ONLINE Museum School Class - Ages 8 and up (New dates and time)
Painting The Costumed Portrait
Painting the Costumed Portrait
ONLINE Museum School Class – Adults (New Dates!)
Coding: Python II
Coding: Python II
ONLINE Museum School Class - Ages 10 and up
Coding: Python II
Coding: Python II
ONLINE Museum School Class - Ages 10 and up
Drawing, Painting And Paper Sculpture
Drawing, Painting and Paper Sculpture
ONLINE Museum School Class - Ages 8-11
Beginning Watercolor
Beginning Watercolor
ONLINE Museum School Class – Adults
The Art Of The Polish Impressionists
The Art of the Polish Impressionists
ONLINE Museum School Class - Adult
Painting Spectacular Flowers In Watercolor
Painting Spectacular Flowers in Watercolor
ONLINE Museum School Class – Adults (New Dates!)
Creative Writing & Memoir
Creative Writing & Memoir
Museum School Class – Adults
Creative Writing & Memoir
Creative Writing & Memoir
ONLINE Museum School Class – Adults
Basic Drawing
Basic Drawing
Museum School Class – Adults
How To Achieve Realism In Watercolor
How to Achieve Realism in Watercolor
ONLINE Museum School Class – Adults
Basic Drawing
Basic Drawing
Museum School Class – Adults
Drawing Wildlife In Colored Pencils
Drawing Wildlife in Colored Pencils
Museum School Class – Adults
Camera Basics
Camera Basics
ONLINE Museum School Class - Ages 10 and up
A Visit To The Tretyakov Gallery Of Art In Moscow
A Visit to the Tretyakov Gallery of Art in Moscow
ONLINE Museum School Class - Adults
Coding: Scratch II
Coding: Scratch II
ONLINE Museum School Class - Ages
Advanced Scratch Coding Workshop
Advanced Scratch Coding Workshop
ONLINE Museum School Class - Ages 8 and up
Birds And Botanicals In Colored Pencil
Birds and Botanicals in Colored Pencil
ONLINE Museum School Class – Adults
Drawing And Painting: Beginning/Intermediate
Drawing and Painting: Beginning/Intermediate
Museum School Class – Adults
Anatomy: Drawing From The Classics
Anatomy: Drawing from the Classics
ONLINE Museum School Class - Adults
Beginning Painting
Beginning Painting
ONLINE Museum School Class - Adults
Beginning Coding With Scratch
Beginning Coding with Scratch
ONLINE Museum School Class - Ages 8 and up
Basic Drawing
Basic Drawing
ONLINE Museum School Class - Adults
Painting In The Style Of The Impressionists
Painting in the Style of the Impressionists
ONLINE Museum School Class - Adults
Photo Editing Basics
Photo Editing Basics
ONLINE Museum School Class - Ages 10 and up
Birds And Botanicals In Watercolor
Birds and Botanicals in Watercolor
Museum School Class – Adults
Color Theory For Painting
Color Theory for Painting
ONLINE Museum School Class - Adults
Beyond Beginning Watercolor
Beyond Beginning Watercolor
Museum School Class – Adults
Landscape Painting In Oils
Landscape Painting in Oils
ONLINE Museum School Class - Adults
Digital Art Workshop
Digital Art Workshop
ONLINE Museum School Class - Adults
Coding: Python II
Coding: Python II
ONLINE Museum School Class - Ages 10 and up
Advanced Python Coding Workshop
Advanced Python Coding Workshop
ONLINE Museum School Class - Ages 10 and up
Painting The Still Life In Oil
Painting the Still Life in Oil
ONLINE Museum School Class - Adults
Intermediate Watercolor
Intermediate Watercolor
Museum School Class – Adults
Coding: Beginning With Python
Coding: Beginning with Python
ONLINE Museum School Class - Ages 10 and up
Free Information Session: Zoom Watercolor
Free Information Session: Zoom Watercolor
Museum School Information Session
These Are A Few Of My Favorite Things
These Are a Few of My Favorite Things
ONLINE Museum School Class – Adults
Power Up Your Drawing & Painting! (5 Classes)
Power Up Your Drawing & Painting! (5 classes)
ONLINE Museum School Class - Ages 6-8
Free Information Session: Zoom Oil Painting
Free Information Session: Zoom Oil Painting
Museum School Information Session
Power Up Your Drawing & Painting! (3 Classes)
Power Up Your Drawing & Painting! (3 classes)
ONLINE Museum School Class - Ages 6-8
Drawing & Painting Super Heroes (5 Classes)
Drawing & Painting Super Heroes (5 classes)
ONLINE Museum School Class - Ages 9-12
Digital Art Workshop With IOS Procreate
Digital Art Workshop with iOS Procreate
Museum School Class – Adults
Drawing & Painting Super Heroes (3 Classes)
Drawing & Painting Super Heroes (3 classes)
ONLINE Museum School Class - Ages 9-12
Digital Art Workshop With IOS Procreate
Digital Art Workshop with iOS Procreate
Museum School Class – Adults
Digital Art Workshop With IOS Procreate
Digital Art Workshop with iOS Procreate
Museum School Class – Adults
Polish Spring Rites & Holiday Celebrations
Polish Spring Rites & Holiday Celebrations
ONLINE Museum School Class - Adults
Intro To Memoir
Intro to Memoir
ONLINE Museum School Class - Adults
Intermediate Creative Writing And Memoir
Intermediate Creative Writing and Memoir
ONLINE Museum School Class - Adults
Creative Writing & Memoir
Creative Writing & Memoir
ONLINE Museum School Class - Adults
Creative Writing & Memoir
Creative Writing & Memoir
ONLINE Museum School Class - Adults
Anatomy: Drawing From The Classics
Anatomy: Drawing from the Classics
ONLINE Museum School Class - Adults
Polish & European Costume Design
Polish & European Costume Design
ONLINE Museum School Class - Adults
Portrait Painting From A Photograph
Portrait Painting From a Photograph
ONLINE Museum School Class - Adults
Digital Art Workshop
Digital Art Workshop
ONLINE Museum School Class - Adults
Digital Art Workshop
Digital Art Workshop
ONLINE Museum School Class - Adults
Intermediate Creative Writing And Memoir
Intermediate Creative Writing and Memoir
ONLINE Museum School Class - Adults
Creative Writing And Memoir
Creative Writing and Memoir
ONLINE Museum School Class - Adults
Creative Writing And Memoir
Creative Writing and Memoir
ONLINE Museum School Class - Adults
Basic Drawing
Basic Drawing
ONLINE Museum School Class - Adults
Painting Winter Landscapes
Painting Winter Landscapes
Online or In-person Museum School Class - Adults
Drawing Portraits And Faces
Drawing Portraits and Faces
Online or In-person Museum School Class - Adults
Making The Ordinary Extraordinary Painting Light In Watercolor
Making the Ordinary Extraordinary Painting Light in Watercolor
ONLINE Museum School Class - Adults (New Dates!)
The Nut & Bolts Of Family Research II
The Nut & Bolts of Family Research II
ONLINE Museum School Class - Adults
Drawing Ears, Eyes, Nose And Mouth
Drawing Ears, Eyes, Nose and Mouth
Online or In-person Museum School Class - Adults
Coding: Beginning With Python
Coding: Beginning with Python
ONLINE Museum School Class - Ages 10 and up
Coding: Going Beyond With Python
Coding: Going Beyond with Python
ONLINE Museum School Class - Ages 10 and up
Coding: Beginning Scratch
Coding: Beginning Scratch
ONLINE Museum School Class - Ages 8 and up
Dutch Still Life Painting
Dutch Still Life Painting
Online or In-person Museum School Class - Adults

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