Aug 23 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Free Fun Friday
10:00 am
For the eleventh consecutive year, the Highland Street Foundation’s “Free Fun Fridays”, a summer program that provides no cost admission to many of the treasured cultural Institutions throughout Massachusetts, will take place at the Berkshire Museum on Friday, August 23, 2019. For 10 weeks, an assortment of venues, including museums, historic houses, performing arts centers[...]
Aug 23 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
WeeMuse Adventures
11:00 am
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.
Aug 23 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Designing with da Vinci
1:00 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.
Aug 24 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Kitchen Ka-Boom!
11:00 am
What can you make with the ingredients in your pantry? Children ages 5 and up become kitchen scientists with a different hands-on, kid-safe experiment every week. Included with regular Museum admission. Seating is limited, so reservations are requested; call 413.443.7171 ext. 360.