Educators & Families

Explore the wonderful educational activities offered throughout the year for children, families and school groups.

Family with the Cat in the HatKids in the sculpture gardenGeisel as a boy

Help plan your visit to the Springfield Museums with these family-friendly activities and programs.

Students outside the Pynchon Building

Suggested activities, booklists, resources and professional development opportunities for teachers.

Outreach electricity program

Learn about our curriculum-based programs, outreach services and family nights.


In response to the community health effort to slow the spread of COVID-19, the Museums are temporarily closed. Please check the calendar for details about events, programs, and classes. Many have been canceled, postponed, or are offered online.