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