Area Attractions

Local Museums

The Emily Dickinson Homestead – 413-542-8161

The Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art –

The Yiddish Book Center –

Amherst College of Natural History –

Quadrangle Museums – www.springfieldmuseums.org1-800-625-7738

Performance Locations

Iron Horse Entertainment Group


The Basketball Hall of Fame –

The Volleyball Hall of Fame –


The Holyoke Mall –

Yankee Candle –

Kringle Candle –

Local Attractions

Magic Wings – www.magicwings.net413-665-2805

Six Flags New England –

Scenic Views & Fall Foliage

Greater Springfield/ Franklin County
Scenic routes 143 and 112 travel through rolling New England countryside in the towns of Goshen, Chesterfield, Worthington and Huntington.

Follow Rt. 7 North from Sheffield to Williamstown. Rt. 8 runs from Sandisfield to Dalton and is a superb route between two state forests.

Look Park

On-Campus Attractions

The Fine Arts Center

The Mullins Center

University Museum of Contemporary Art – 413-545-3670

August Savage Gallery – 413-545-5177

UMass Amherst Permaculture Gardens –