Springfield Museums Announce Lecture And Tour Schedule For May

Springfield Museums Announce Lecture and Tour Schedule for May

The Springfield Museums’ monthly tour and lecture schedule continues in May with the popular Museums à la Carte lectures, which take place on Thursdays at 12:15 p.m. in the D’Amour Museum of Fine Arts. Admission is $4 ($2 for members…

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Statue Honoring K-9 Rescue Units Comes To Springfield Museums

Statue Honoring K-9 Rescue Units comes to Springfield Museums

“Galaxy,” a regal statue honoring the dedication and sacrifice of K-9 rescue dogs and their handlers, will be on view through July 20 at the Lyman and Merrie Wood Museum of Springfield History through a temporary loan arrangement with the…

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Exhibit On Irish Rebellion Now On View At Springfield Museums

Exhibit on Irish Rebellion Now On View at Springfield Museums

Congressman Neal to Offer “Easter Rising” Talk on April 24 The Springfield Museums are hosting a new exhibit titled Easter Rising: Springfield’s Response to the Irish Rebellion of 1916 at the Lyman and Merrie Wood Museum of Springfield History. The…

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Springfield Museums To Host Major Exhibit Of Early Art Photography

Springfield Museums to Host Major Exhibit of Early Art Photography

In 1902, a group of visionary photographers broke with convention and began exploring new techniques that would ultimately push the boundaries of the art form. This revolutionary approach, called Pictorialism, involved the manipulation of negatives and prints to create images…

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Museum School Announces Spring, Summer Offerings For Children And Adults

Museum School Announces Spring, Summer Offerings for Children and Adults

The Museum School at the Springfield Museums have announced their spring and summer schedule of classes and experiential learning opportunities for both children and adults. Registration is now underway for all upcoming trips and classes, particularly the week-long summer courses…

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Springfield Museums Announce Kay Simpson As New President

Springfield Museums Announce Kay Simpson as New President

Heather Haskell to Succeed Simpson as Vice President The Board of Trustees of the Springfield Museums has voted unanimously to appoint Kay Simpson to the position of President, and for Heather Haskell to succeed her as the organization’s next Vice…

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