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December 9, 2017 @ 10:00 am5:00 pm
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One event on December 9, 2017 at 10:00am

One event on December 16, 2017 at 10:00am

Gingerbread in Space, 10 am-5 pm
Amazing gingerbread creations by local bakeries, schools, adults and kids displayed along with festively decorated holiday trees, enchanting lights, and a backdrop of beautifully painted murals celebrating popular sci-fi and the wonders of astronomy. Vote for your favorite!

Play Museum Bingo, 10 am-3:45 pm
Grab your card in the Welcome Center and check off boxes as you spend your day at the museums! Get four in a row to win a prize!

Meet the Grinch, 11 am-2 pm
Meet the lovable curmudgeon whose heart grew three sizes, and get a high five or a hug.

Meet Santa and Mrs. Claus, 11 am-2 pm
Bring your Christmas list and your camera to meet Mr. & Mrs. Kris Kringle. Every child 12 and under will get to choose a gift from under the tree, while supplies last.

Gingerbread Playland, 11 am-3 pm
Visit our annual gingerbread exhibit and play in our coordinated play areas! Activities will include playing with play doh, intergalactic toys, adding to our expanding galaxy mural, and a SciFi photo booth.

All free with museum admission!


December 9, 2017
10:00 am–5:00 pm


Springfield Museums
21 Edwards Street
Springfield, MA 01103 United States