Museum Activities

Children at the sculpture garden
Visitors get up-close and personal with Ted in the sculpture garden

Outdoor Exploration

When visiting the Springfield Museums and The Amazing World of Dr. Seuss exhibit, be sure to explore the Dr. Seuss National Memorial Sculpture Garden. Don’t miss the Yertle the Turtle Garden! For more fun activities, visit the Kids & Games section of the website.

Don’t miss the Yertle the Turtle Garden!

Oh, the places he went! Tour landmarks from Dr. Seuss’s childhood.

Ted’s pen name was based on his German middle name.



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.