Designing with da Vinci
Feb 17 @ 12:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Designing with da Vinci

Can you design machines like Da Vinci? Using design thinking strategies, create and test contraptions based on the four elements – earth, fire, wind, and water. Daily drop-in workshops will change every day during Ten Days of Play.

Included with regular Museum admission.

Discovery Tank Program
Feb 17 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Discovery Tank Program

Meet the residents of the Berkshire Museum Aquarium’s tide pool tank in this guided, hands-on educational program for all ages. This drop-in experience will be led by a member of the Museum’s staff who can answer your questions and help you interact with the exciting sea creatures in the tank.

Included in regular Museum admission.

Oscar-Nominated Shorts: Live Action
Feb 17 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Oscar-Nominated Shorts: Live Action

For the 14th consecutive year, Shorts HD and Magnolia Pictures present the Oscar-Nominated Short Films, opening on February 8. With all three categories offered – Animation, Live Action and Documentary – this is your annual chance to predict the winners (and have the edge in your Oscar pool)! A perennial hit with audiences around the country (and now the world), don’t miss this year’s selection of shorts.

More details coming soon!

$7.50, $5 for Museum members

Records and Burpee Zoo Show
Feb 18 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Records and Burpee Zoo Show

The Zoo Show returns to Berkshire Museum! Meet live animals from the Records and Burpee Zoo and learn about their adaptations, how they survive in the wild, and the consequences of keeping wild animals as pets.

$15 adult, $8 child; Museum members $5 adult, $3 child. Children 3 and under free.

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Hours & Admission

Monday - Saturday, 10 - 5pm
Sunday, noon to 5pm

Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Year’s Day

$13 adult; $6 child (under 18)
Museum members & children 3 and under get in for free

Little Cinema
$7.50, $5 members



39 South Street (Route 7)
Pittsfield, MA 01201
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Berkshire Museum is Handicap Accessible