Jul 22 @ 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.
Jul 22 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Toni Morrison: The Pieces I Am offers an artful and intimate meditation on the life and works of the acclaimed novelist. From her childhood in the steel town of Lorain, Ohio to ’70s-era book tours with Muhammad Ali, from the front lines with Angela Davis to her own riverfront writing room, Toni Morrison leads an[...]
Jul 22 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Toni Morrison: The Pieces I Am offers an artful and intimate meditation on the life and works of the acclaimed novelist. From her childhood in the steel town of Lorain, Ohio to ’70s-era book tours with Muhammad Ali, from the front lines with Angela Davis to her own riverfront writing room, Toni Morrison leads an[...]
Jul 23 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Children ages 6 to 18 months engage in stories, songs, and creative movement every week in this interactive gallery program designed specifically for our youngest Museum visitors. While the little ones socialize and learn, caregivers have an opportunity to share stories and experiences. Included with regular Museum admission.
Jul 23 @ 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.
Jul 24 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Use your imagination to create one-of-a-kind upcycled and repurposed sculptures and reset your brain! The Funky Phoenix’s Tina Cardot, professional salvage artist and educator for more than 25 years, will be on hand to assist, guide, and inspire as needed. Included with regular Museum admission. 
Jul 24 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Barrington Stage Youth Theatre Presents: Ragtag Theatre’s Hansel and Gretel July 24 to August 10 Preview Performances (Tickets $10): Wednesday, July 24, 7 pm and Thursday, July 25, 7 pm Regular Performances (Tickets $20 adult, $15 youth): Friday, July 26, 7 pm; Saturday, July 27, 2 pm; Sunday, July 28, 7 pm; Wednesday, July 31,[...]
Jul 25 @ 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.
Jul 25 @ 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.
Jul 25 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Barrington Stage Youth Theatre Presents: Ragtag Theatre’s Hansel and Gretel July 24 to August 10 Preview Performances (Tickets $10): Wednesday, July 24, 7 pm and Thursday, July 25, 7 pm Regular Performances (Tickets $20 adult, $15 youth): Friday, July 26, 7 pm; Saturday, July 27, 2 pm; Sunday, July 28, 7 pm; Wednesday, July 31,[...]
Jul 26 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 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.
Jul 26 @ 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.
Jul 26 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Barrington Stage Youth Theatre Presents: Ragtag Theatre’s Hansel and Gretel July 24 to August 10 Preview Performances (Tickets $10): Wednesday, July 24, 7 pm and Thursday, July 25, 7 pm Regular Performances (Tickets $20 adult, $15 youth): Friday, July 26, 7 pm; Saturday, July 27, 2 pm; Sunday, July 28, 7 pm; Wednesday, July 31,[...]
Jul 27 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
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.
Jul 27 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Help prepare enticing feasts for the turtles, fish, chameleon, and even the blue-tongue skink in the Aquarium! Included with regular Museum admission.
Jul 27 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Barrington Stage Youth Theatre Presents: Ragtag Theatre’s Hansel and Gretel July 24 to August 10 Preview Performances (Tickets $10): Wednesday, July 24, 7 pm and Thursday, July 25, 7 pm Regular Performances (Tickets $20 adult, $15 youth): Friday, July 26, 7 pm; Saturday, July 27, 2 pm; Sunday, July 28, 7 pm; Wednesday, July 31,[...]
Jul 27 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 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.
Jul 27 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Leonardo da Vinci: Machines in Motion remains open until 7 pm every Saturday night!  Join us during extended hours at a reduced ticket price to explore Leonardo’s imaginative inventions, from his flying machines to a battle tank, and even a Renaissance robot. $5, Museum members $3  |  Saturdays, 5 to 7 pm
Jul 27 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Romed Wyder’s And There Was Israel returns to the origins of the creation of the State of Israel and looks at historical facts under the very specific angle of the responsibility of the Western World. Through the analysis of internationally renowned scholars and astonishing cinematographic archives, the film shows that in adopting the zionist project,[...]
Jul 28 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Meet the residents of the Aquarium’s tide pool tank in this guided, hands-on gallery program for all ages. This drop-in experience is led by a member of the Museum’s staff who can answer questions as visitors interact with the hermit crabs, sea stars, sea urchins, and other creatures who live in tide pools. Included with[...]
Jul 28 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Romed Wyder’s And There Was Israel returns to the origins of the creation of the State of Israel and looks at historical facts under the very specific angle of the responsibility of the Western World. Through the analysis of internationally renowned scholars and astonishing cinematographic archives, the film shows that in adopting the zionist project,[...]
Jul 28 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Barrington Stage Youth Theatre Presents: Ragtag Theatre’s Hansel and Gretel July 24 to August 10 Preview Performances (Tickets $10): Wednesday, July 24, 7 pm and Thursday, July 25, 7 pm Regular Performances (Tickets $20 adult, $15 youth): Friday, July 26, 7 pm; Saturday, July 27, 2 pm; Sunday, July 28, 7 pm; Wednesday, July 31,[...]
Jul 29 @ 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.
Jul 29 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Romed Wyder’s And There Was Israel returns to the origins of the creation of the State of Israel and looks at historical facts under the very specific angle of the responsibility of the Western World. Through the analysis of internationally renowned scholars and astonishing cinematographic archives, the film shows that in adopting the zionist project,[...]
Jul 29 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Romed Wyder’s And There Was Israel returns to the origins of the creation of the State of Israel and looks at historical facts under the very specific angle of the responsibility of the Western World. Through the analysis of internationally renowned scholars and astonishing cinematographic archives, the film shows that in adopting the zionist project,[...]
Jul 30 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Children ages 6 to 18 months engage in stories, songs, and creative movement every week in this interactive gallery program designed specifically for our youngest Museum visitors. While the little ones socialize and learn, caregivers have an opportunity to share stories and experiences. Included with regular Museum admission.
Jul 30 @ 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.
Jul 31 @ 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[...]
Jul 31 @ 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[...]
Jul 31 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Barrington Stage Youth Theatre Presents: Ragtag Theatre’s Hansel and Gretel July 24 to August 10 Preview Performances (Tickets $10): Wednesday, July 24, 7 pm and Thursday, July 25, 7 pm Regular Performances (Tickets $20 adult, $15 youth): Friday, July 26, 7 pm; Saturday, July 27, 2 pm; Sunday, July 28, 7 pm; Wednesday, July 31,[...]