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Berkshire Museum

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39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
(413) 443-7171 https://berkshiremuseum.org/

August 2019

Barrington Stage Youth Theatre Presents: Ragtag Theatre’s Hansel and Gretel

August 4 @ 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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One event on July 27, 2019 at 2:00 PM

One event on July 27, 2019 at 2:00 PM

One event on July 28, 2019 at 2:00 PM

One event on July 31, 2019 at 2:00 PM

One event on July 31, 2019 at 2:00 PM

One event on August 2, 2019 at 2:00 PM

One event on August 2, 2019 at 2:00 PM

One event on August 3, 2019 at 2:00 PM

One event on August 4, 2019 at 2:00 PM

One event on August 7, 2019 at 2:00 PM

One event on August 7, 2019 at 2:00 PM

One event on August 8, 2019 at 2:00 PM

One event on August 9, 2019 at 2:00 PM

One event on August 9, 2019 at 2:00 PM

One event on August 10, 2019 at 2:00 PM

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
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Regular Performances (Tickets $20 adult, $15 youth): Friday, July 26, 7 pm; Saturday, July 27, 2 pm; Sunday, July 28, 7 pm; Wednesday, July 31, 2 & 7 pm; Friday, August 2, 2 & 7 pm; Saturday, August 3, 7 pm; Sunday, August 4, 2 pm; Wednesday, August 7, 2 & 7 pm; Thursday, August 8, 7 pm; Friday, August 9, 2 & 7 pm; Saturday, August 10, 2 pm Ragtag Theatre Company (creator of smash hits Cinderella and Rapunzel)…

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Drop-In Gallery Program: Exploring Our World

August 5 @ 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00 AM on Monday and Thursday, repeating until August 29, 2019

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
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Explore everything from the solar system to the environment to human history with hands-on activities and demos including star wheels, compasses, and climate change models. Each activity is designed to activate objects from the Berkshire Museum’s permanent collection, bringing our current exhibitions to life.

Find out more »

WeeMuse Littlest Learners

August 6 @ 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Tuesday, repeating until August 27, 2019

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
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Children ages 6 to 18 months engage in stories, songs, and creative movement every week in this interactive gallery program designed specifically for our youngest Museum visitors. While the little ones socialize and learn, caregivers have an opportunity to share stories and experiences.

Find out more »

Designing with da Vinci

August 6 @ 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 PM on Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until August 30, 2019

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
+ Google Map

Test your engineering ingenuity as you experiment with simple machines based on Leonardo’s inventions. Fly airplanes, use a stamp press, build a catapult, design and test parachutes, and create floating tinfoil boats.

Find out more »

Barrington Stage Youth Theatre Presents: Ragtag Theatre’s Hansel and Gretel

August 7 @ 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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One event on July 27, 2019 at 2:00 PM

One event on July 27, 2019 at 2:00 PM

One event on July 28, 2019 at 2:00 PM

One event on July 31, 2019 at 2:00 PM

One event on July 31, 2019 at 2:00 PM

One event on August 2, 2019 at 2:00 PM

One event on August 2, 2019 at 2:00 PM

One event on August 3, 2019 at 2:00 PM

One event on August 4, 2019 at 2:00 PM

One event on August 7, 2019 at 2:00 PM

One event on August 7, 2019 at 2:00 PM

One event on August 8, 2019 at 2:00 PM

One event on August 9, 2019 at 2:00 PM

One event on August 9, 2019 at 2:00 PM

One event on August 10, 2019 at 2:00 PM

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
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Regular Performances (Tickets $20 adult, $15 youth): Friday, July 26, 7 pm; Saturday, July 27, 2 pm; Sunday, July 28, 7 pm; Wednesday, July 31, 2 & 7 pm; Friday, August 2, 2 & 7 pm; Saturday, August 3, 7 pm; Sunday, August 4, 2 pm; Wednesday, August 7, 2 & 7 pm; Thursday, August 8, 7 pm; Friday, August 9, 2 & 7 pm; Saturday, August 10, 2 pm Ragtag Theatre Company (creator of smash hits Cinderella and Rapunzel)…

Find out more »

Barrington Stage Youth Theatre Presents: Ragtag Theatre’s Hansel and Gretel

August 7 @ 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on July 27, 2019 at 7:00 PM

One event on July 27, 2019 at 2:00 PM

One event on July 28, 2019 at 7:00 PM

One event on July 31, 2019 at 7:00 PM

One event on July 31, 2019 at 2:00 PM

One event on August 2, 2019 at 7:00 PM

One event on August 2, 2019 at 2:00 PM

One event on August 3, 2019 at 7:00 PM

One event on August 4, 2019 at 2:00 PM

One event on August 7, 2019 at 7:00 PM

One event on August 7, 2019 at 2:00 PM

One event on August 8, 2019 at 7:00 PM

One event on August 9, 2019 at 7:00 PM

One event on August 9, 2019 at 2:00 PM

One event on August 10, 2019 at 2:00 PM

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
+ Google Map

Regular Performances (Tickets $20 adult, $15 youth): Friday, July 26, 7 pm; Saturday, July 27, 2 pm; Sunday, July 28, 7 pm; Wednesday, July 31, 2 & 7 pm; Friday, August 2, 2 & 7 pm; Saturday, August 3, 7 pm; Sunday, August 4, 2 pm; Wednesday, August 7, 2 & 7 pm; Thursday, August 8, 7 pm; Friday, August 9, 2 & 7 pm; Saturday, August 10, 2 pm Ragtag Theatre Company (creator of smash hits Cinderella and Rapunzel)…

Find out more »

Drop-In Gallery Program: Exploring Our World

August 8 @ 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00 AM on Monday and Thursday, repeating until August 29, 2019

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
+ Google Map

Explore everything from the solar system to the environment to human history with hands-on activities and demos including star wheels, compasses, and climate change models. Each activity is designed to activate objects from the Berkshire Museum’s permanent collection, bringing our current exhibitions to life.

Find out more »

Designing with da Vinci

August 8 @ 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00 PM on Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until August 30, 2019

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
+ Google Map

Test your engineering ingenuity as you experiment with simple machines based on Leonardo’s inventions. Fly airplanes, use a stamp press, build a catapult, design and test parachutes, and create floating tinfoil boats.

Find out more »

Barrington Stage Youth Theatre Presents: Ragtag Theatre’s Hansel and Gretel

August 8 @ 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on July 27, 2019 at 7:00 PM

One event on July 27, 2019 at 2:00 PM

One event on July 28, 2019 at 7:00 PM

One event on July 31, 2019 at 7:00 PM

One event on July 31, 2019 at 2:00 PM

One event on August 2, 2019 at 7:00 PM

One event on August 2, 2019 at 2:00 PM

One event on August 3, 2019 at 7:00 PM

One event on August 4, 2019 at 2:00 PM

One event on August 7, 2019 at 7:00 PM

One event on August 7, 2019 at 2:00 PM

One event on August 8, 2019 at 7:00 PM

One event on August 9, 2019 at 7:00 PM

One event on August 9, 2019 at 2:00 PM

One event on August 10, 2019 at 2:00 PM

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
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Regular Performances (Tickets $20 adult, $15 youth): Friday, July 26, 7 pm; Saturday, July 27, 2 pm; Sunday, July 28, 7 pm; Wednesday, July 31, 2 & 7 pm; Friday, August 2, 2 & 7 pm; Saturday, August 3, 7 pm; Sunday, August 4, 2 pm; Wednesday, August 7, 2 & 7 pm; Thursday, August 8, 7 pm; Friday, August 9, 2 & 7 pm; Saturday, August 10, 2 pm Ragtag Theatre Company (creator of smash hits Cinderella and Rapunzel)…

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WeeMuse Adventures

August 9 @ 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 AM on Friday, repeating until August 27, 2021

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
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Led by a Museum educator, children 18 months to 3 years old explore the Museum with their caregivers and learn through songs, stories, scavenger hunts, play time, and more. Older and younger siblings are welcome. Included with regular Museum admission.

Find out more »

Designing with da Vinci

August 9 @ 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00 PM on Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until August 30, 2019

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
+ Google Map

Test your engineering ingenuity as you experiment with simple machines based on Leonardo’s inventions. Fly airplanes, use a stamp press, build a catapult, design and test parachutes, and create floating tinfoil boats.

Find out more »

Barrington Stage Youth Theatre Presents: Ragtag Theatre’s Hansel and Gretel

August 9 @ 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on July 27, 2019 at 2:00 PM

One event on July 27, 2019 at 2:00 PM

One event on July 28, 2019 at 2:00 PM

One event on July 31, 2019 at 2:00 PM

One event on July 31, 2019 at 2:00 PM

One event on August 2, 2019 at 2:00 PM

One event on August 2, 2019 at 2:00 PM

One event on August 3, 2019 at 2:00 PM

One event on August 4, 2019 at 2:00 PM

One event on August 7, 2019 at 2:00 PM

One event on August 7, 2019 at 2:00 PM

One event on August 8, 2019 at 2:00 PM

One event on August 9, 2019 at 2:00 PM

One event on August 9, 2019 at 2:00 PM

One event on August 10, 2019 at 2:00 PM

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
+ Google Map

Regular Performances (Tickets $20 adult, $15 youth): Friday, July 26, 7 pm; Saturday, July 27, 2 pm; Sunday, July 28, 7 pm; Wednesday, July 31, 2 & 7 pm; Friday, August 2, 2 & 7 pm; Saturday, August 3, 7 pm; Sunday, August 4, 2 pm; Wednesday, August 7, 2 & 7 pm; Thursday, August 8, 7 pm; Friday, August 9, 2 & 7 pm; Saturday, August 10, 2 pm Ragtag Theatre Company (creator of smash hits Cinderella and Rapunzel)…

Find out more »

Barrington Stage Youth Theatre Presents: Ragtag Theatre’s Hansel and Gretel

August 9 @ 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on July 27, 2019 at 7:00 PM

One event on July 27, 2019 at 2:00 PM

One event on July 28, 2019 at 7:00 PM

One event on July 31, 2019 at 7:00 PM

One event on July 31, 2019 at 2:00 PM

One event on August 2, 2019 at 7:00 PM

One event on August 2, 2019 at 2:00 PM

One event on August 3, 2019 at 7:00 PM

One event on August 4, 2019 at 2:00 PM

One event on August 7, 2019 at 7:00 PM

One event on August 7, 2019 at 2:00 PM

One event on August 8, 2019 at 7:00 PM

One event on August 9, 2019 at 7:00 PM

One event on August 9, 2019 at 2:00 PM

One event on August 10, 2019 at 2:00 PM

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
+ Google Map

Regular Performances (Tickets $20 adult, $15 youth): Friday, July 26, 7 pm; Saturday, July 27, 2 pm; Sunday, July 28, 7 pm; Wednesday, July 31, 2 & 7 pm; Friday, August 2, 2 & 7 pm; Saturday, August 3, 7 pm; Sunday, August 4, 2 pm; Wednesday, August 7, 2 & 7 pm; Thursday, August 8, 7 pm; Friday, August 9, 2 & 7 pm; Saturday, August 10, 2 pm Ragtag Theatre Company (creator of smash hits Cinderella and Rapunzel)…

Find out more »

Barrington Stage Youth Theatre Presents: Ragtag Theatre’s Hansel and Gretel

August 10 @ 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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One event on July 27, 2019 at 2:00 PM

One event on July 27, 2019 at 2:00 PM

One event on July 28, 2019 at 2:00 PM

One event on July 31, 2019 at 2:00 PM

One event on July 31, 2019 at 2:00 PM

One event on August 2, 2019 at 2:00 PM

One event on August 2, 2019 at 2:00 PM

One event on August 3, 2019 at 2:00 PM

One event on August 4, 2019 at 2:00 PM

One event on August 7, 2019 at 2:00 PM

One event on August 7, 2019 at 2:00 PM

One event on August 8, 2019 at 2:00 PM

One event on August 9, 2019 at 2:00 PM

One event on August 9, 2019 at 2:00 PM

One event on August 10, 2019 at 2:00 PM

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
+ Google Map

Regular Performances (Tickets $20 adult, $15 youth): Friday, July 26, 7 pm; Saturday, July 27, 2 pm; Sunday, July 28, 7 pm; Wednesday, July 31, 2 & 7 pm; Friday, August 2, 2 & 7 pm; Saturday, August 3, 7 pm; Sunday, August 4, 2 pm; Wednesday, August 7, 2 & 7 pm; Thursday, August 8, 7 pm; Friday, August 9, 2 & 7 pm; Saturday, August 10, 2 pm Ragtag Theatre Company (creator of smash hits Cinderella and Rapunzel)…

Find out more »

Drop-In Gallery Program: Exploring Our World

August 12 @ 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00 AM on Monday and Thursday, repeating until August 29, 2019

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
+ Google Map

Explore everything from the solar system to the environment to human history with hands-on activities and demos including star wheels, compasses, and climate change models. Each activity is designed to activate objects from the Berkshire Museum’s permanent collection, bringing our current exhibitions to life.

Find out more »

WeeMuse Littlest Learners

August 13 @ 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Tuesday, repeating until August 27, 2019

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
+ Google Map

Children ages 6 to 18 months engage in stories, songs, and creative movement every week in this interactive gallery program designed specifically for our youngest Museum visitors. While the little ones socialize and learn, caregivers have an opportunity to share stories and experiences.

Find out more »

Designing with da Vinci

August 13 @ 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00 PM on Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until August 30, 2019

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
+ Google Map

Test your engineering ingenuity as you experiment with simple machines based on Leonardo’s inventions. Fly airplanes, use a stamp press, build a catapult, design and test parachutes, and create floating tinfoil boats.

Find out more »

Gallery Scavenger Hunts

August 14 @ 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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One event on July 31, 2019 at 11:00 AM

One event on August 14, 2019 at 11:00 AM

One event on August 28, 2019 at 11:00 AM

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
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Choose your own adventure with this immersive new gallery program that takes participants on a journey through the entire Museum following one of four interpretive threads: Our Living World, We Shape History, Our Human Fabric, and We Perceive and Process. You can complete all four adventures in one day, or return time and time again to explore the galleries with your trusty guidebook.

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Gallery Scavenger Hunts

August 14 @ 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on July 31, 2019 at 1:00 PM

One event on August 14, 2019 at 1:00 PM

One event on August 28, 2019 at 1:00 PM

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
+ Google Map

Choose your own adventure with this immersive new gallery program that takes participants on a journey through the entire Museum following one of four interpretive threads: Our Living World, We Shape History, Our Human Fabric, and We Perceive and Process. You can complete all four adventures in one day, or return time and time again to explore the galleries with your trusty guidebook.

Find out more »

Drop-In Gallery Program: Exploring Our World

August 15 @ 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00 AM on Monday and Thursday, repeating until August 29, 2019

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
+ Google Map

Explore everything from the solar system to the environment to human history with hands-on activities and demos including star wheels, compasses, and climate change models. Each activity is designed to activate objects from the Berkshire Museum’s permanent collection, bringing our current exhibitions to life.

Find out more »

Designing with da Vinci

August 15 @ 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00 PM on Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until August 30, 2019

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
+ Google Map

Test your engineering ingenuity as you experiment with simple machines based on Leonardo’s inventions. Fly airplanes, use a stamp press, build a catapult, design and test parachutes, and create floating tinfoil boats.

Find out more »

Third Thursday at Berkshire Museum

August 15 @ 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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One event on July 18, 2019 at 5:00 PM

One event on August 15, 2019 at 5:00 PM

One event on September 19, 2019 at 5:00 PM

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
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The Berkshire Museum will remain open until 8 pm as part of Downtown Pittsfield’s Third Thursday street festival. Berkshire County residents are invited to explore the Museum’s galleries from 5 to 8 pm free of charge during this monthly extended-hours event. Members of the Museum’s Experience Team will host a family-friendly activity on the front lawn.

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WeeMuse Adventures

August 16 @ 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 AM on Friday, repeating until August 27, 2021

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
+ Google Map

Led by a Museum educator, children 18 months to 3 years old explore the Museum with their caregivers and learn through songs, stories, scavenger hunts, play time, and more. Older and younger siblings are welcome. Included with regular Museum admission.

Find out more »

Designing with da Vinci

August 16 @ 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00 PM on Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until August 30, 2019

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
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Test your engineering ingenuity as you experiment with simple machines based on Leonardo’s inventions. Fly airplanes, use a stamp press, build a catapult, design and test parachutes, and create floating tinfoil boats.

Find out more »

Free Community Kindergarten Day

August 17 @ 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
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Free

Are you ready for kindergarten? This morning of fun, hands-on activities is designed to help children and their caregivers prepare for the first days of school. Learn what to pack, practice riding the school bus, and more!

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Drop-In Gallery Program: Exploring Our World

August 19 @ 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00 AM on Monday and Thursday, repeating until August 29, 2019

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
+ Google Map

Explore everything from the solar system to the environment to human history with hands-on activities and demos including star wheels, compasses, and climate change models. Each activity is designed to activate objects from the Berkshire Museum’s permanent collection, bringing our current exhibitions to life.

Find out more »

WeeMuse Littlest Learners

August 20 @ 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Tuesday, repeating until August 27, 2019

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
+ Google Map

Children ages 6 to 18 months engage in stories, songs, and creative movement every week in this interactive gallery program designed specifically for our youngest Museum visitors. While the little ones socialize and learn, caregivers have an opportunity to share stories and experiences.

Find out more »

Designing with da Vinci

August 20 @ 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00 PM on Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until August 30, 2019

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
+ Google Map

Test your engineering ingenuity as you experiment with simple machines based on Leonardo’s inventions. Fly airplanes, use a stamp press, build a catapult, design and test parachutes, and create floating tinfoil boats.

Find out more »

OLLI: Distinguished Speaker Series: James E. Mahon

August 21 @ 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
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$10 – $15

The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) Distinguished Speaker Series features talks with Berkshire-based cultural leaders and influencers. The landslide victory of Andrés Manuel López Obrador in July 2018 promised a new beginning—but the new president faces entrenched interests and difficult problems, including a few he has made for himself. James E. Mahon, Jr. is the Woodrow Wilson Professor of Political Science at Williams College.

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PechaKucha Night #25: Memories and Misconceptions

August 22 @ 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
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First held by architects in Japan, PechaKucha nights at Berkshire Museum feature a series of lightning-fast presentations by your friends and neighbors, each composed of 20 slides for 20 seconds each. Enjoy light refreshments and a cash bar in the galleries as you connect with members of the community who share your interests.What do memories mean to you? Do you trust your recollections? Are there memories that impact your daily life? Join us as a presenter and tell us about…

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Drop-In Gallery Program: Exploring Our World

August 22 @ 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00 AM on Monday and Thursday, repeating until August 29, 2019

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
+ Google Map

Explore everything from the solar system to the environment to human history with hands-on activities and demos including star wheels, compasses, and climate change models. Each activity is designed to activate objects from the Berkshire Museum’s permanent collection, bringing our current exhibitions to life.

Find out more »

Designing with da Vinci

August 22 @ 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00 PM on Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until August 30, 2019

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
+ Google Map

Test your engineering ingenuity as you experiment with simple machines based on Leonardo’s inventions. Fly airplanes, use a stamp press, build a catapult, design and test parachutes, and create floating tinfoil boats.

Find out more »

Free Fun Friday

August 23 @ 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
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Free

For the eleventh consecutive year, the Highland Street Foundation’s “Free Fun Fridays”, a summer program that provides no cost admission to many of the treasured cultural Institutions throughout Massachusetts, will take place at the Berkshire Museum on Friday, August 23, 2019. For 10 weeks, an assortment of venues, including museums, historic houses, performing arts centers and zoos, will be open every Friday, free-of-charge. Click here to learn more about the Free Fun Fridays program.

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WeeMuse Adventures

August 23 @ 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00 AM on Friday, repeating until August 27, 2021

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
+ Google Map

Led by a Museum educator, children 18 months to 3 years old explore the Museum with their caregivers and learn through songs, stories, scavenger hunts, play time, and more. Older and younger siblings are welcome. Included with regular Museum admission.

Find out more »

Designing with da Vinci

August 23 @ 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00 PM on Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until August 30, 2019

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
+ Google Map

Test your engineering ingenuity as you experiment with simple machines based on Leonardo’s inventions. Fly airplanes, use a stamp press, build a catapult, design and test parachutes, and create floating tinfoil boats.

Find out more »

Mike Wallace Is Here

August 23 @ 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on August 24, 2019 at 7:00 PM

One event on August 25, 2019 at 7:00 PM

One event on August 26, 2019 at 1:30 PM

One event on August 26, 2019 at 7:00 PM

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
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$7.50

Mike Wallace Is Here offers an unflinching look at the legendary reporter, who interrogated the twentieth century’s biggest figures in his over fifty years on air. Wallace had an aggressive reporting style and showmanship that redefined what America came to expect from broadcasters. Unearthing decades of never-before-seen footage from the 60 Minutes vault, this film explores what drove and plagued Wallace, a man whose storied career was entwined with the evolution of journalism itself.

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Chow Time

August 24 @ 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
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An event every week that begins at 12:30 PM on Saturday, repeating indefinitely

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
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Help prepare enticing feasts for the turtles, fish, chameleon, and even the blue-tongue skink in the Aquarium!

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da Vinci After Hours

August 24 @ 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
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One event on August 31, 2019 at 5:00 PM

One event on September 7, 2019 at 5:00 PM

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
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$5

Leonardo da Vinci: Machines in Motion remains open until 7 pm every Saturday night! Join us during extended hours at a reduced ticket price to explore Leonardo’s imaginative inventions, from his flying machines to a battle tank, and even a Renaissance robot.

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Mike Wallace Is Here

August 24 @ 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on August 24, 2019 at 7:00 PM

One event on August 25, 2019 at 7:00 PM

One event on August 26, 2019 at 1:30 PM

One event on August 26, 2019 at 7:00 PM

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
+ Google Map
$7.50

Mike Wallace Is Here offers an unflinching look at the legendary reporter, who interrogated the twentieth century’s biggest figures in his over fifty years on air. Wallace had an aggressive reporting style and showmanship that redefined what America came to expect from broadcasters. Unearthing decades of never-before-seen footage from the 60 Minutes vault, this film explores what drove and plagued Wallace, a man whose storied career was entwined with the evolution of journalism itself.

Find out more »

Mike Wallace Is Here

August 25 @ 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on August 24, 2019 at 7:00 PM

One event on August 25, 2019 at 7:00 PM

One event on August 26, 2019 at 1:30 PM

One event on August 26, 2019 at 7:00 PM

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
+ Google Map
$7.50

Mike Wallace Is Here offers an unflinching look at the legendary reporter, who interrogated the twentieth century’s biggest figures in his over fifty years on air. Wallace had an aggressive reporting style and showmanship that redefined what America came to expect from broadcasters. Unearthing decades of never-before-seen footage from the 60 Minutes vault, this film explores what drove and plagued Wallace, a man whose storied career was entwined with the evolution of journalism itself.

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Drop-In Gallery Program: Exploring Our World

August 26 @ 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00 AM on Monday and Thursday, repeating until August 29, 2019

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
+ Google Map

Explore everything from the solar system to the environment to human history with hands-on activities and demos including star wheels, compasses, and climate change models. Each activity is designed to activate objects from the Berkshire Museum’s permanent collection, bringing our current exhibitions to life.

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Mike Wallace Is Here

August 26 @ 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on August 24, 2019 at 1:30 PM

One event on August 25, 2019 at 1:30 PM

One event on August 26, 2019 at 1:30 PM

One event on August 26, 2019 at 1:30 PM

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
+ Google Map
$7.50

Mike Wallace Is Here offers an unflinching look at the legendary reporter, who interrogated the twentieth century’s biggest figures in his over fifty years on air. Wallace had an aggressive reporting style and showmanship that redefined what America came to expect from broadcasters. Unearthing decades of never-before-seen footage from the 60 Minutes vault, this film explores what drove and plagued Wallace, a man whose storied career was entwined with the evolution of journalism itself.

Find out more »

Mike Wallace Is Here

August 26 @ 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on August 24, 2019 at 7:00 PM

One event on August 25, 2019 at 7:00 PM

One event on August 26, 2019 at 1:30 PM

One event on August 26, 2019 at 7:00 PM

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
+ Google Map
$7.50

Mike Wallace Is Here offers an unflinching look at the legendary reporter, who interrogated the twentieth century’s biggest figures in his over fifty years on air. Wallace had an aggressive reporting style and showmanship that redefined what America came to expect from broadcasters. Unearthing decades of never-before-seen footage from the 60 Minutes vault, this film explores what drove and plagued Wallace, a man whose storied career was entwined with the evolution of journalism itself.

Find out more »

WeeMuse Littlest Learners

August 27 @ 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Tuesday, repeating until August 27, 2019

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
+ Google Map

Children ages 6 to 18 months engage in stories, songs, and creative movement every week in this interactive gallery program designed specifically for our youngest Museum visitors. While the little ones socialize and learn, caregivers have an opportunity to share stories and experiences.

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Designing with da Vinci

August 27 @ 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00 PM on Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until August 30, 2019

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
+ Google Map

Test your engineering ingenuity as you experiment with simple machines based on Leonardo’s inventions. Fly airplanes, use a stamp press, build a catapult, design and test parachutes, and create floating tinfoil boats.

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Gallery Scavenger Hunts

August 28 @ 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on July 31, 2019 at 11:00 AM

One event on August 14, 2019 at 11:00 AM

One event on August 28, 2019 at 11:00 AM

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
+ Google Map

Choose your own adventure with this immersive new gallery program that takes participants on a journey through the entire Museum following one of four interpretive threads: Our Living World, We Shape History, Our Human Fabric, and We Perceive and Process. You can complete all four adventures in one day, or return time and time again to explore the galleries with your trusty guidebook.

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Gallery Scavenger Hunts

August 28 @ 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on July 31, 2019 at 1:00 PM

One event on August 14, 2019 at 1:00 PM

One event on August 28, 2019 at 1:00 PM

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
+ Google Map

Choose your own adventure with this immersive new gallery program that takes participants on a journey through the entire Museum following one of four interpretive threads: Our Living World, We Shape History, Our Human Fabric, and We Perceive and Process. You can complete all four adventures in one day, or return time and time again to explore the galleries with your trusty guidebook.

Find out more »

Drop-In Gallery Program: Exploring Our World

August 29 @ 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00 AM on Monday and Thursday, repeating until August 29, 2019

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
+ Google Map

Explore everything from the solar system to the environment to human history with hands-on activities and demos including star wheels, compasses, and climate change models. Each activity is designed to activate objects from the Berkshire Museum’s permanent collection, bringing our current exhibitions to life.

Find out more »

Designing with da Vinci

August 29 @ 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00 PM on Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until August 30, 2019

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
+ Google Map

Test your engineering ingenuity as you experiment with simple machines based on Leonardo’s inventions. Fly airplanes, use a stamp press, build a catapult, design and test parachutes, and create floating tinfoil boats.

Find out more »

WeeMuse Adventures

August 30 @ 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00 AM on Friday, repeating until August 27, 2021

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
+ Google Map

Led by a Museum educator, children 18 months to 3 years old explore the Museum with their caregivers and learn through songs, stories, scavenger hunts, play time, and more. Older and younger siblings are welcome. Included with regular Museum admission.

Find out more »

Designing with da Vinci

August 30 @ 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00 PM on Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until August 30, 2019

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
+ Google Map

Test your engineering ingenuity as you experiment with simple machines based on Leonardo’s inventions. Fly airplanes, use a stamp press, build a catapult, design and test parachutes, and create floating tinfoil boats.

Find out more »

Toni Morrison: The Pieces I Am

August 30 @ 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 7:00 PM, repeating until September 2, 2019

One event on September 2, 2019 at 1:30 AM

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
+ Google Map
$7.50

Toni Morrison: The Pieces I Am offers an artful and intimate meditation on the life and works of the acclaimed novelist. From her childhood in the steel town of Lorain, Ohio to ’70s-era book tours with Muhammad Ali, from the front lines with Angela Davis to her own riverfront writing room, Toni Morrison leads an assembly of her peers, critics and colleagues on an exploration of race, America, history, and the human condition as seen through the prism of her…

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Chow Time

August 31 @ 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 12:30 PM on Saturday, repeating indefinitely

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
+ Google Map

Help prepare enticing feasts for the turtles, fish, chameleon, and even the blue-tongue skink in the Aquarium!

Find out more »

Designing with da Vinci

August 31 @ 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 2:00 PM on Saturday, repeating until September 7, 2019

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
+ Google Map

Test your engineering ingenuity as you experiment with simple machines based on Leonardo’s inventions. Fly airplanes, use a stamp press, build a catapult, design and test parachutes, and create floating tinfoil boats.

Find out more »

da Vinci After Hours

August 31 @ 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on August 31, 2019 at 5:00 PM

One event on September 7, 2019 at 5:00 PM

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
+ Google Map
$5

Leonardo da Vinci: Machines in Motion remains open until 7 pm every Saturday night! Join us during extended hours at a reduced ticket price to explore Leonardo’s imaginative inventions, from his flying machines to a battle tank, and even a Renaissance robot.

Find out more »

Toni Morrison: The Pieces I Am

August 31 @ 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 7:00 PM, repeating until September 2, 2019

One event on September 2, 2019 at 1:30 AM

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
+ Google Map
$7.50

Toni Morrison: The Pieces I Am offers an artful and intimate meditation on the life and works of the acclaimed novelist. From her childhood in the steel town of Lorain, Ohio to ’70s-era book tours with Muhammad Ali, from the front lines with Angela Davis to her own riverfront writing room, Toni Morrison leads an assembly of her peers, critics and colleagues on an exploration of race, America, history, and the human condition as seen through the prism of her…

Find out more »

September 2019

Toni Morrison: The Pieces I Am

September 1 @ 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 7:00 PM, repeating until September 2, 2019

One event on September 2, 2019 at 1:30 AM

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
+ Google Map
$7.50

Toni Morrison: The Pieces I Am offers an artful and intimate meditation on the life and works of the acclaimed novelist. From her childhood in the steel town of Lorain, Ohio to ’70s-era book tours with Muhammad Ali, from the front lines with Angela Davis to her own riverfront writing room, Toni Morrison leads an assembly of her peers, critics and colleagues on an exploration of race, America, history, and the human condition as seen through the prism of her…

Find out more »

Toni Morrison: The Pieces I Am

September 2 @ 1:30 AM - 3:30 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 1:30 AM, repeating until September 2, 2019

One event on September 2, 2019 at 1:30 AM

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
+ Google Map
$7.50

Toni Morrison: The Pieces I Am offers an artful and intimate meditation on the life and works of the acclaimed novelist. From her childhood in the steel town of Lorain, Ohio to ’70s-era book tours with Muhammad Ali, from the front lines with Angela Davis to her own riverfront writing room, Toni Morrison leads an assembly of her peers, critics and colleagues on an exploration of race, America, history, and the human condition as seen through the prism of her…

Find out more »

Toni Morrison: The Pieces I Am

September 2 @ 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 7:00 PM, repeating until September 2, 2019

One event on September 2, 2019 at 1:30 AM

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
+ Google Map
$7.50

Toni Morrison: The Pieces I Am offers an artful and intimate meditation on the life and works of the acclaimed novelist. From her childhood in the steel town of Lorain, Ohio to ’70s-era book tours with Muhammad Ali, from the front lines with Angela Davis to her own riverfront writing room, Toni Morrison leads an assembly of her peers, critics and colleagues on an exploration of race, America, history, and the human condition as seen through the prism of her…

Find out more »

WeeMuse Adventures

September 6 @ 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00 AM on Friday, repeating until August 27, 2021

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
+ Google Map

Led by a Museum educator, children 18 months to 3 years old explore the Museum with their caregivers and learn through songs, stories, scavenger hunts, play time, and more. Older and younger siblings are welcome. Included with regular Museum admission.

Find out more »

Vita & Virginia

September 6 @ 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 7:00 PM, repeating until September 9, 2019

One event on September 9, 2019 at 1:30 PM

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
+ Google Map
$7.50

Poet and novelist Vita Sackville-West (Gemma Arterton) and literary icon Virginia Woolf (Elizabeth Debicki) run in different circles in 1920s London. When the two cross paths, the magnetic Vita decides the beguiling, stubborn, and gifted Virginia will be her next conquest, no matter the cost. Vita and Virginia forge an unconventional affair, set against the backdrop of their own strikingly contemporary marriages; an affair that inspires one of Virginia’s most iconic novels, Orlando. Vita & Virginia offers a glimpse into…

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Chow Time

September 7 @ 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 12:30 PM on Saturday, repeating indefinitely

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
+ Google Map

Help prepare enticing feasts for the turtles, fish, chameleon, and even the blue-tongue skink in the Aquarium!

Find out more »

Designing with da Vinci

September 7 @ 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 2:00 PM on Saturday, repeating until September 7, 2019

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
+ Google Map

Test your engineering ingenuity as you experiment with simple machines based on Leonardo’s inventions. Fly airplanes, use a stamp press, build a catapult, design and test parachutes, and create floating tinfoil boats.

Find out more »

da Vinci After Hours

September 7 @ 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on August 31, 2019 at 5:00 PM

One event on September 7, 2019 at 5:00 PM

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
+ Google Map
$5

Leonardo da Vinci: Machines in Motion remains open until 7 pm every Saturday night! Join us during extended hours at a reduced ticket price to explore Leonardo’s imaginative inventions, from his flying machines to a battle tank, and even a Renaissance robot.

Find out more »

Vita & Virginia

September 7 @ 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 7:00 PM, repeating until September 9, 2019

One event on September 9, 2019 at 1:30 PM

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
+ Google Map
$7.50

Poet and novelist Vita Sackville-West (Gemma Arterton) and literary icon Virginia Woolf (Elizabeth Debicki) run in different circles in 1920s London. When the two cross paths, the magnetic Vita decides the beguiling, stubborn, and gifted Virginia will be her next conquest, no matter the cost. Vita and Virginia forge an unconventional affair, set against the backdrop of their own strikingly contemporary marriages; an affair that inspires one of Virginia’s most iconic novels, Orlando. Vita & Virginia offers a glimpse into…

Find out more »

Vita & Virginia

September 8 @ 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 7:00 PM, repeating until September 9, 2019

One event on September 9, 2019 at 1:30 PM

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
+ Google Map
$7.50

Poet and novelist Vita Sackville-West (Gemma Arterton) and literary icon Virginia Woolf (Elizabeth Debicki) run in different circles in 1920s London. When the two cross paths, the magnetic Vita decides the beguiling, stubborn, and gifted Virginia will be her next conquest, no matter the cost. Vita and Virginia forge an unconventional affair, set against the backdrop of their own strikingly contemporary marriages; an affair that inspires one of Virginia’s most iconic novels, Orlando. Vita & Virginia offers a glimpse into…

Find out more »

Vita & Virginia

September 9 @ 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 1:30 PM, repeating until September 9, 2019

One event on September 9, 2019 at 1:30 PM

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
+ Google Map
$7.50

Poet and novelist Vita Sackville-West (Gemma Arterton) and literary icon Virginia Woolf (Elizabeth Debicki) run in different circles in 1920s London. When the two cross paths, the magnetic Vita decides the beguiling, stubborn, and gifted Virginia will be her next conquest, no matter the cost. Vita and Virginia forge an unconventional affair, set against the backdrop of their own strikingly contemporary marriages; an affair that inspires one of Virginia’s most iconic novels, Orlando. Vita & Virginia offers a glimpse into…

Find out more »

Vita & Virginia

September 9 @ 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 7:00 PM, repeating until September 9, 2019

One event on September 9, 2019 at 1:30 PM

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
+ Google Map
$7.50

Poet and novelist Vita Sackville-West (Gemma Arterton) and literary icon Virginia Woolf (Elizabeth Debicki) run in different circles in 1920s London. When the two cross paths, the magnetic Vita decides the beguiling, stubborn, and gifted Virginia will be her next conquest, no matter the cost. Vita and Virginia forge an unconventional affair, set against the backdrop of their own strikingly contemporary marriages; an affair that inspires one of Virginia’s most iconic novels, Orlando. Vita & Virginia offers a glimpse into…

Find out more »

OLLI: Berkshire Theatre Critics Panel Revisited

September 13 @ 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
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On Friday, September 13th at 10:30AM, the Berkshire Theatre Critics Panel returns to the Berkshire Museum for a review of the Berkshire 2019 season. This event is free and open to all OLLI members and the public as an epilogue to the Berkshire Performing Arts Previews class. Hear their thoughts about the winners and losers of this year’s summer theatre season, and add your two cents!

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WeeMuse Adventures

September 13 @ 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00 AM on Friday, repeating until August 27, 2021

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
+ Google Map

Led by a Museum educator, children 18 months to 3 years old explore the Museum with their caregivers and learn through songs, stories, scavenger hunts, play time, and more. Older and younger siblings are welcome. Included with regular Museum admission.

Find out more »

Chow Time

September 14 @ 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 12:30 PM on Saturday, repeating indefinitely

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
+ Google Map

Help prepare enticing feasts for the turtles, fish, chameleon, and even the blue-tongue skink in the Aquarium!

Find out more »

Voices & Visionaries: What Everyone Should Know About the New Brain Science and Our Youngest Citizens

September 14 @ 5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
+ Google Map
$100 – $170

Mix, mingle, and learn at this exciting new program series featuring community thought leaders and Museum staff. Each session will dive into topics that can be brought to life through the exploration of museum collections, and the critical role an interdisciplinary museum like Berkshire Museum has in communicating information about societal topics that span history, science, art, and culture. Spirited conversations with the evening’s Visionaries will be accompanied by a beer and wine reception with selections from SPIRITED Wines and…

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Third Thursday at Berkshire Museum

September 19 @ 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on July 18, 2019 at 5:00 PM

One event on August 15, 2019 at 5:00 PM

One event on September 19, 2019 at 5:00 PM

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
+ Google Map

The Berkshire Museum will remain open until 8 pm as part of Downtown Pittsfield’s Third Thursday street festival. Berkshire County residents are invited to explore the Museum’s galleries from 5 to 8 pm free of charge during this monthly extended-hours event. Members of the Museum’s Experience Team will host a family-friendly activity on the front lawn.

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WeeMuse Adventures

September 20 @ 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00 AM on Friday, repeating until August 27, 2021

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
+ Google Map

Led by a Museum educator, children 18 months to 3 years old explore the Museum with their caregivers and learn through songs, stories, scavenger hunts, play time, and more. Older and younger siblings are welcome. Included with regular Museum admission.

Find out more »

Chow Time

September 21 @ 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 12:30 PM on Saturday, repeating indefinitely

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
+ Google Map

Help prepare enticing feasts for the turtles, fish, chameleon, and even the blue-tongue skink in the Aquarium!

Find out more »

WeeMuse Adventures

September 27 @ 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00 AM on Friday, repeating until August 27, 2021

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
+ Google Map

Led by a Museum educator, children 18 months to 3 years old explore the Museum with their caregivers and learn through songs, stories, scavenger hunts, play time, and more. Older and younger siblings are welcome. Included with regular Museum admission.

Find out more »

Berkshire Short Film Festival

September 28 @ 11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
+ Google Map
$10 – $25

Come join us on September 28th as filmmakers from across the world and as close as your own backyard bring you creative stories that will make you laugh, cry and jump out of your seat! Enjoy a block of creative tales from the beloved theatre in the Berkshire Museum. Meet the filmmakers and find out their inspirations for their tales throughout the day and then join us at BCC stage at the end of the day for the Awards

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Chow Time

September 28 @ 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 12:30 PM on Saturday, repeating indefinitely

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
+ Google Map

Help prepare enticing feasts for the turtles, fish, chameleon, and even the blue-tongue skink in the Aquarium!

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WordXWord: Poets Creating Conversation

September 30 @ 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
+ Google Map
Free

Poets tackle the American Dream or poets dream in America. We’ll hold these truths to be self-evident. By sharing personal stories, observations, moments of inspiration, and hope, we look to create a broad poetic tapestry with a goal that the resulting “conversation” between creative voices will make us stronger and help us find a way forward.

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October 2019

OLLI: Resilience and Thriving in the Face of Adversity

October 3 @ 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on October 10, 2019 at 10:30 AM

One event on October 17, 2019 at 10:30 AM

One event on October 24, 2019 at 10:30 AM

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
+ Google Map
$10 – $15

This course will consider a number of individual and community examples of adversity responses in order to identify the factors that in combination lead to positive outcomes in an effort to understand and apply what research has revealed about protective factors and support implicated in positive responses to traumatic events. The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI)presents thought-provoking programs in literature, science, politics, history, the arts, and more designed specifically for adults over 50. Learn more at berkshireolli.wildapricot.org.

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The Evolving City: Patterns of Change, with Terry Moor

October 3 @ 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on October 10, 2019 at 1:00 PM

One event on October 17, 2019 at 1:00 PM

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
+ Google Map
$10 – $15

From an architect’s point of view, this course will examine how cities around the world were shaped by their cultures and physical locations over time. It will explore the beginnings of urban form, show the wide variety of patterns that they can take (organic, gridded, formal, or ideal) and seek solutions for the future. Suggested Reading: The City Shaped: Urban Patterns and Meaning Through History by Spiro Kostof. The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI)presents thought-provoking programs in literature, science, politics,…

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Lawrence of Arabia: The Movie, the Man, the Enigma, with Richard Matturro

October 3 @ 2:30 PM - 5:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 2:30 PM on Thursday, repeating until October 24, 2019

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
+ Google Map
$10 – $15

A brilliant Oxford scholar, a skilled archaeologist, a talented writer, and a master of guerilla warfare, T. E. Lawrence was also a tormented soul who eventually refused all honors, shunned his celebrity, and tried to lose himself in the lowest ranks of the military under an assumed name. The first four classes will feature segments from the 1962 film Lawrence of Arabia, starring Peter O’Toole, and the last two classes, the 1992 film, A Dangerous Man: Lawrence After Arabia, starring…

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Manhattan Short Film Festival

October 3 @ 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on October 4, 2019 at 8:00 PM

One event on October 5, 2019 at 3:00 PM

One event on October 5, 2019 at 7:00 PM

One event on October 6, 2019 at 3:00 PM

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
+ Google Map
$5 – $7.50

You be the judge! Watch the final ten selections for the 22nd annual Manhattan Short Film Festival, a worldwide event that takes place simultaneously in over 400 venues across six continents with audiences determining the winners. After watching the film, cast your ballots for Best Film and Best Actor awards.

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WeeMuse Adventures

October 4 @ 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00 AM on Friday, repeating until August 27, 2021

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
+ Google Map

Led by a Museum educator, children 18 months to 3 years old explore the Museum with their caregivers and learn through songs, stories, scavenger hunts, play time, and more. Older and younger siblings are welcome. Included with regular Museum admission.

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She Shapes History: Public Preview & Reception

October 4 @ 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
+ Google Map
Free

Celebrate the 100th anniversary of American women winning the right to vote with She Shapes History! This original exhibition shines a light on exceptional women, their work, and how their accomplishments have changed United States history over the past two centuries. Trace the expectations of “women’s work” in the United States from the early 19th century homestead to the record number of women holding public office today, and learn about the lives of extraordinary women, including local heroes Elizabeth Freeman…

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Manhattan Short Film Festival

October 4 @ 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on October 4, 2019 at 8:00 PM

One event on October 5, 2019 at 3:00 PM

One event on October 5, 2019 at 7:00 PM

One event on October 6, 2019 at 3:00 PM

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
+ Google Map
$5 – $7.50

You be the judge! Watch the final ten selections for the 22nd annual Manhattan Short Film Festival, a worldwide event that takes place simultaneously in over 400 venues across six continents with audiences determining the winners. After watching the film, cast your ballots for Best Film and Best Actor awards.

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Chow Time

October 5 @ 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 12:30 PM on Saturday, repeating indefinitely

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
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Help prepare enticing feasts for the turtles, fish, chameleon, and even the blue-tongue skink in the Aquarium!

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Manhattan Short Film Festival

October 5 @ 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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One event on October 4, 2019 at 8:00 PM

One event on October 5, 2019 at 3:00 PM

One event on October 5, 2019 at 7:00 PM

One event on October 6, 2019 at 3:00 PM

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
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$5 – $7.50

You be the judge! Watch the final ten selections for the 22nd annual Manhattan Short Film Festival, a worldwide event that takes place simultaneously in over 400 venues across six continents with audiences determining the winners. After watching the film, cast your ballots for Best Film and Best Actor awards.

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Manhattan Short Film Festival

October 5 @ 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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One event on October 4, 2019 at 8:00 PM

One event on October 5, 2019 at 3:00 PM

One event on October 5, 2019 at 7:00 PM

One event on October 6, 2019 at 3:00 PM

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
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$5 – $7.50

You be the judge! Watch the final ten selections for the 22nd annual Manhattan Short Film Festival, a worldwide event that takes place simultaneously in over 400 venues across six continents with audiences determining the winners. After watching the film, cast your ballots for Best Film and Best Actor awards.

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Manhattan Short Film Festival

October 6 @ 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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One event on October 4, 2019 at 8:00 PM

One event on October 5, 2019 at 3:00 PM

One event on October 5, 2019 at 7:00 PM

One event on October 6, 2019 at 3:00 PM

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
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$5 – $7.50

You be the judge! Watch the final ten selections for the 22nd annual Manhattan Short Film Festival, a worldwide event that takes place simultaneously in over 400 venues across six continents with audiences determining the winners. After watching the film, cast your ballots for Best Film and Best Actor awards.

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OLLI: Resilience and Thriving in the Face of Adversity

October 10 @ 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
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One event on October 10, 2019 at 10:30 AM

One event on October 17, 2019 at 10:30 AM

One event on October 24, 2019 at 10:30 AM

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
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$10 – $15

This course will consider a number of individual and community examples of adversity responses in order to identify the factors that in combination lead to positive outcomes in an effort to understand and apply what research has revealed about protective factors and support implicated in positive responses to traumatic events. The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI)presents thought-provoking programs in literature, science, politics, history, the arts, and more designed specifically for adults over 50. Learn more at berkshireolli.wildapricot.org.

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The Evolving City: Patterns of Change, with Terry Moor

October 10 @ 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
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One event on October 10, 2019 at 1:00 PM

One event on October 17, 2019 at 1:00 PM

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
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$10 – $15

From an architect’s point of view, this course will examine how cities around the world were shaped by their cultures and physical locations over time. It will explore the beginnings of urban form, show the wide variety of patterns that they can take (organic, gridded, formal, or ideal) and seek solutions for the future. Suggested Reading: The City Shaped: Urban Patterns and Meaning Through History by Spiro Kostof. The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI)presents thought-provoking programs in literature, science, politics,…

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Lawrence of Arabia: The Movie, the Man, the Enigma, with Richard Matturro

October 10 @ 2:30 PM - 5:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 2:30 PM on Thursday, repeating until October 24, 2019

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
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$10 – $15

A brilliant Oxford scholar, a skilled archaeologist, a talented writer, and a master of guerilla warfare, T. E. Lawrence was also a tormented soul who eventually refused all honors, shunned his celebrity, and tried to lose himself in the lowest ranks of the military under an assumed name. The first four classes will feature segments from the 1962 film Lawrence of Arabia, starring Peter O’Toole, and the last two classes, the 1992 film, A Dangerous Man: Lawrence After Arabia, starring…

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WeeMuse Adventures

October 11 @ 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 AM on Friday, repeating until August 27, 2021

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
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Led by a Museum educator, children 18 months to 3 years old explore the Museum with their caregivers and learn through songs, stories, scavenger hunts, play time, and more. Older and younger siblings are welcome. Included with regular Museum admission.

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Wax Print

October 11 @ 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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One event on October 12, 2019 at 7:00 PM

One event on October 13, 2019 at 7:00 PM

One event on October 14, 2019 at 1:30 PM

One event on October 14, 2019 at 7:00 PM

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
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From the villages of Indonesia to the cotton fields of America, from European industrial mills to the bustling markets and sewing schools of West Africa, this is the story of one fabric and how it came to symbolize a continent, its people and their struggle for freedom.

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Chow Time

October 12 @ 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
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An event every week that begins at 12:30 PM on Saturday, repeating indefinitely

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
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Help prepare enticing feasts for the turtles, fish, chameleon, and even the blue-tongue skink in the Aquarium!

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Wax Print

October 12 @ 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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One event on October 12, 2019 at 7:00 PM

One event on October 13, 2019 at 7:00 PM

One event on October 14, 2019 at 1:30 PM

One event on October 14, 2019 at 7:00 PM

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
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From the villages of Indonesia to the cotton fields of America, from European industrial mills to the bustling markets and sewing schools of West Africa, this is the story of one fabric and how it came to symbolize a continent, its people and their struggle for freedom.

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Wax Print

October 13 @ 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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One event on October 12, 2019 at 7:00 PM

One event on October 13, 2019 at 7:00 PM

One event on October 14, 2019 at 1:30 PM

One event on October 14, 2019 at 7:00 PM

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
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From the villages of Indonesia to the cotton fields of America, from European industrial mills to the bustling markets and sewing schools of West Africa, this is the story of one fabric and how it came to symbolize a continent, its people and their struggle for freedom.

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Wax Print

October 14 @ 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
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One event on October 12, 2019 at 1:30 PM

One event on October 13, 2019 at 1:30 PM

One event on October 14, 2019 at 1:30 PM

One event on October 14, 2019 at 1:30 PM

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
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From the villages of Indonesia to the cotton fields of America, from European industrial mills to the bustling markets and sewing schools of West Africa, this is the story of one fabric and how it came to symbolize a continent, its people and their struggle for freedom.

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Wax Print

October 14 @ 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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One event on October 12, 2019 at 7:00 PM

One event on October 13, 2019 at 7:00 PM

One event on October 14, 2019 at 1:30 PM

One event on October 14, 2019 at 7:00 PM

Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
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From the villages of Indonesia to the cotton fields of America, from European industrial mills to the bustling markets and sewing schools of West Africa, this is the story of one fabric and how it came to symbolize a continent, its people and their struggle for freedom.

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