October 15, 2020
Berkshire Museum selected to participate in Building a National Network of Museums and Libraries for School Readiness Project
October 5, 2020
Local Artists Shine in Art of the Hills at the Berkshire Museum; The Juried Exhibition Featuring the Work of Contemporary Artists Opens in the Galleries October 10
September 21, 2020
Their Stories: Oral Histories from the NAACP Returns to the Berkshire Museum October 2; The NAACP Berkshire County Branch, Housatonic Heritage Oral History Center at Berkshire Community College, and the Berkshire Museum present a virtual version of the 2019 exhibition updated for today.
September 16, 2020
The Berkshire Museum Brings Science, History, Art, and Culture to the Virtual Classroom; A new virtual after-school program is designed to round out elementary students’ days.
September 8, 2020
The Berkshire Museum Enters Reopening Phase 3 September 14; Advance reservations are required to visit the museum.
September 3, 2020
The Berkshire Museum Helps Families Prepare for a Different Kind of Kindergarten; A collection of digital tools teaches children what to expect at school, including new guidelines for COVID-19.
August 24, 2020
Berkshire Museum Operating Hours to Expand to Five Days Per Week August 31; Advance reservations are required to visit the museum.
August 19, 2020
Award-Winning Actors, Writers, and Producers Discuss the Future of Theater with BPL; Berkshire Playwrights Lab’s Off the Cuff series brings Tony Shaloub, others, to living rooms near and far
July 17, 2020
Berkshire COVID Collecting Project Brings Three Organizations Together to Document the Global Pandemic, Locally; The Berkshire Athenaeum, Berkshire County Historical Society, and Berkshire Museum invite the community to add to the historical record.
July 15, 2020
Berkshire Playwrights Lab Debuts Virtual Conversation Series Off the Cuff Beginning July 22; Smart talk about theater in partnership with the Berkshire Museum.
July 10, 2020
The Berkshire Museum Will Reopen Its Doors Saturday, August 1; Community museum prepares to open at the Massachusetts economy enters phase 3.
June 24, 2020
The Berkshire Museum Partners with Pittsfield High School to Amplify Voices of the Class of 2020; Visual Voice: Portfolios from Pittsfield High School is open to the public at explore.berkshiremuseum.org.
June 5, 2020
Berkshire Museum Invites Children to Camp at Home; New virtual camps offer summer learning without the shopping list.
June 4, 2020
Berkshire Museum’s Art of the Hills Will Open On Time, Online; Innovative solution allows patrons to explore virtual galleries.
May 22, 2020
Planned Improvements at the Berkshire Museum Will Preserve Structure, Protect Collection; Construction will begin May 26, 2020.
April 16, 2020
Amid Cultural Closures, Berkshire Museum Goes Digital; Videos, podcasts, and downloadable worksheets allow community to access the Museum anytime, anywhere.
April 7, 2020
Road Trip: 1,200 Pound Stegosaurus Heads Down Route 7; Berkshire Museum’s beloved “Wally” returns to Jonas Studios for restoration Friday
March 13, 2020
Berkshire Museum to Close for Two Weeks Effective Saturday, March 14, to Combat Community Spread of COVID-19; Museum will continue to create exhibitions, produce web-based content, and care for living collection during shut down
February 25, 2020
More than 4,600 Visitors Set New Ten Days of Play Attendance Record; Museum surpasses 4,000 free children’s admissions in 2020
February 11, 2020
Ten Days of Play Encourages Learning Through Play at Berkshire Museum; Vacation week festival includes activities, performances
January 14, 2020
The Art of Warner Bros. Cartoons Comes to Berkshire Museum January 25, 2020; Special exhibition highlights original artwork and creative processes behind the classic animations
January 9, 2020
Berkshire Museum Announces New Chief Engagement Officer; Hilary Dunne Ferrone adds experience, expertise to Museum team
January 2, 2020
All Kids Under 18 Visit Berkshire Museum Free in 2020; New initiative launches January 2, 2020
December 9, 2019
Art of the Hills Returns to Berkshire Museum Summer 2020; Prospectus Available Now for Local Artists
October 29, 2019
Free Community Pajama Night Returns to Berkshire Museum; Members of the community join Museum in annual celebration of literacy
October 17, 2019
Berkshire Museum’s Festival of Trees Opens November 16, 2019; Annual Event Honors Heroes of All Types
September 24, 2019
Berkshire Museum Board of Trustees Elects New President at September 23 Annual Meeting; Four New Trustees Join the Board
September 11, 2019
She Shapes History Opens October 5, 2019; Celebrating 100 Years of Women’s Suffrage at Berkshire Museum
September 6, 2019
Berkshire Museum Chief Experience Officer Craig Langlois Honored as One of 2019’s Berkshire 25; Annual Event Hosted by Berkshire Magazine Recognizes Dedication, Creativity, and Influence
August 27, 2019
Berkshire Museum to Host Discussion on Early Childhood Education September 14; “Voices and Visionaries” Series Welcomes Early Childhood Education Expert Beth Fredericks
June 13, 2019
New Initiative Honors Board President Elizabeth McGraw; Berkshire Museum Free for Children Under 18 in 2020
May 29, 2019
Art Meets Particle Physics in New Exhibition at Berkshire Museum; Amy Myers: The Opera Inside the Atom, Large-Scale Drawings 2007-2008 Opens June 9
May 22, 2019
Berkshire Museum’s Kindergarten Guide Now Available Across Massachusetts; Supported by Grant from Berkshire Bank
May 3, 2019
pr.Berkshire Museum presents BerkshireNow: John MacDonald
April 24, 2019
pr. Leonardo da Vinci: Machines in Motion Exhibition Extended Through September 8
January 30, 2019
pr. Berkshire Museum Names New Executive Director
January 24, 2019
pr.Leonardo da Vinci: Machines in Motion Opens February 9 – Delay from Government Shutdown Ends
January 15, 2019
pr. Berkshire Museum Announces New Chief Engagement Officer
January 11, 2019
pr. Berkshire Museum OPEN January 15 & 16 – Planned Closing Cancelled as Government Shutdown Impacts da Vinci Exhibit
November 28, 2018
pr.Leonardo da Vinci Machines in Motion opens January 26 at Berkshire Museum
November 27, 2018
pr.Berkshire Museum Board of Trustees votes, art sales complete
November 16, 2018
pr.Berkshire Museum update on Nine Works Included in Second Tranche
November 8, 2018
pr.Berkshire Museum adds Education Program Manager and Activation Manager to staff
October 29, 2018
pr.Special screening of Josh Simpson documentary at Berkshire Museum November 8
October 23, 2018
pr.Special screening of Living While Dying Nov. 4
October 23, 2018
pr.Pajama Night at the Berkshire Museum
October 22, 2018
pr.Festival of Trees 2018 Often Heard at Berkshire Museum
October 17, 2018
pr.Berkshire Museum Visits Now Free to Any School
October 11, 2018