Berkshires Museums
The Berkshires are home to world-class visual arts museums that rival those in major metropolitan areas. With expansive collections and cutting edge art, the museums of the Berkshires are an outstanding resource for both residents and visitors. A broad array of art is accessible in the Berkshires, from MassMoCA’s ultra contemporary offerings to the Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institutes collection of classical masterworks.
The Berkshire Museum
The only art, history and science museum for families in the Berkshires. Great things happen here.
(413) 443-7171 Fax (413) 443-2135
39 South Street, Downtown Pittsfield, Pittsfield, MA 01201
Home of Daniel Chester French, sculptor of the Lincoln Memorial. Visit the studio, garden, woodland walk, museum shop. May-Oct, Daily 10-5.
(413) 298-3579 Fax (413) 298-3973
4 Williamsville Road, PO Box 827, Stockbridge, MA 01262
Clark Art Institute
French Impressionist, Old Master, American art; special exhibitions year round; 140-acre park. Kids free. Tues.-Sun. 10-5 (Mon. July-Aug.).
(413) 458-2303 Fax (413) 458-2324
225 South Street, Williamstown, MA 01267
Crane Museum of Papermaking
Located in a portion of Crane's Old Stone Mill, the museum traces Crane's history from its colonial roots. June - mid-Oct, 2-5 pm, Monday-Friday.
(413) 684-6481 Fax (413) 684-0817
Off East Housatonic Street, 30 South Street, Dalton, MA 01226
The Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art
Celebrating Picture Book Art! Features three galleries, hands on art studio, reading library, auditorium, shop and cafe.
(413) 658-1100 Fax (413) 658-1139
125 West Bay Road, Amherst, MA 01002
The Fields Sculpture Park
Public grounds for viewing 50 contemporary sculptures including Liberman, Lipsky, Venet. Free of charge. Sunrise to sunset daily.
(518) 392-7656
Letter S Road and County Route 22, Ghent, NY 12075
Frelinghuysen Morris House & Studio
Hourly guided tours of American Abstract Artists' Bauhaus inspired home, artwork & collection. 46 acre estate. Summer Thurs-Sun. Fall: Call to reserve.
(413) 637-0166 Fax (413) 637-9790
92 Hawthorne Street, PO Box 2256, Lenox, MA 01240
Housed on a restored 19th century factory campus, we are the country's largest center for contemporary art including performances year-round.
(413) 664-4481 Fax (413) 663-8548
87 Marshall Street, North Adams, MA 01247; Mail: 1040 MASS MoCA Way, North Adams, MA 01247
Norman Rockwell Museum
Experience Norman Rockwell's original paintings and discover changing exhibitions of other masters of illustration. Open daily. Kids free.
(413) 298-4100 Fax (413) 298-4142
9 Glendale Road, PO Box 308, Route 183, Stockbridge, MA 01262
Smith College Museum Of Art
Tuesday – Saturday: 10 – 4
Sunday: 12 – 4
Northampton, MA 01063
Williams College Museum Of Art
Collection/changing exhibitions emphasize American, modern, contemporary/art of world cultures. Tues-Sat 10-5, Sun 1-5, Open year-round. Free.
(413) 597-2429 Fax (413) 458-9017
Route 2, Williamstown, MA 01267, Mail: 15 Lawrence Hall Drive, Suite 2, Williamstown, MA 01267

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