Jun
26
Wed
Gallery Scavenger Hunts
Jun 26 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Choose your own adventure with this immersive new gallery program that takes participants on a journey through the entire Museum following one of four interpretive threads: Our Living World, We Shape History, Our Human Fabric, and We Perceive and Process. You can complete all four adventures in one day, or return time and time again to explore the galleries with your trusty guidebook.

Included with regular Museum admission.

Gallery Scavenger Hunts
Jun 26 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Choose your own adventure with this immersive new gallery program that takes participants on a journey through the entire Museum following one of four interpretive threads: Our Living World, We Shape History, Our Human Fabric, and We Perceive and Process. You can complete all four adventures in one day, or return time and time again to explore the galleries with your trusty guidebook.

Included with regular Museum admission.

Jun
27
Thu
Drop-In Gallery Program: Exploring Our World
Jun 27 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Explore everything from the solar system to the environment to human history with hands-on activities and demos including star wheels, compasses, and climate change models. Each activity is designed to activate objects from the Berkshire Museum’s permanent collection, bringing our current exhibitions to life.

Included with regular Museum admission.

Designing with da Vinci
Jun 27 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Test your engineering ingenuity as you experiment with simple machines based on Leonardo’s inventions. Fly airplanes, use a stamp press, build a catapult, design and test parachutes, and create floating tinfoil boats.

Included with regular Museum admission.

Jun
28
Fri
da Vinci Docent Hours
Jun 28 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
da Vinci Docent Hours

Learn more about Leonardo and his innovative designs from our knowledgeable exhibition docents and enjoy hands-on demonstrations of many of his machines, including mechanisms that are usually do not touch!

Included with regular Museum admission.

WeeMuse Adventures
Jun 28 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
WeeMuse Adventures

Led by a Museum educator, children 18 months to 3 years old explore the Museum with their caregivers and learn through songs, stories, scavenger hunts, play time, and more. Older and younger siblings are welcome.

Included with regular Museum admission.

Designing with da Vinci
Jun 28 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Test your engineering ingenuity as you experiment with simple machines based on Leonardo’s inventions. Fly airplanes, use a stamp press, build a catapult, design and test parachutes, and create floating tinfoil boats.

Included with regular Museum admission.

Ophelia
Jun 28 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Ophelia

Ophelia comes of age as lady-in-waiting for Queen Gertrude, and her singular spirit captures Hamlet’s affections in this adaptation of Shakespeare’s Hamlet starring Daisy Ridley, Naomi Watts, and Clive Owen. As lust and betrayal threaten the kingdom, Ophelia finds herself trapped between true love and controlling her own destiny.

Drama, PG-13, 1 hr. 54 min., 2019

Jun
29
Sat
Pop-Up Play Day
Jun 29 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Pop-Up Play Day

The big, blue blocks of Imagination Playground™ and the colorful Bilderhoos architectural building components encourage children of all ages to build, rebuild, collaborate, and play.

Included with regular Museum admission.

Chow Time
Jun 29 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm

IMG_0369 small for webHelp prepare enticing feasts for the turtles, fish, chameleon, and even the blue-tongue skink in the Aquarium!

Included with regular Museum admission.