Upcoming Events

"Words in Transit" poster

NEPR Oral History Presentation

Thursday, Apr 23, 4:30 pm
The Common Issue 09 Launch Party poster showing a crumpled piece of paper on a blue background

The Common Issue 09 Launch Party

Thursday, Apr 23, 5:30 pm

Today's Hours

Arms Music Library: 9am - 11pm

Beneski Museum of Natural History: 11am - 4pm

Eli Marsh Gallery: 10am - 4pm

Mead Art Museum: 9am - 11:55pm

Russian Center Art Gallery: 10am - 3:30pm

Mead Art MuseumThe Mead, nestled into the main quad, is open till midnight on school nights.

Amherst's dynamic arts programs & museums host 300+ events each year and give you endless opportunities to interact with the arts on campus:

  • Our academic departments offer educational and performance opportunities for students and present live performances for audiences of all ages year-round.

  • Three world-class museums—known around campus as "the Mead," "the Beneski" and "Emily's house"—together welcome more than 60,000 visitors each year.

  • Amherst's award-winning literary magazine is second to none, upholding Amherst's enviable literary history by publishing literature and art from around the world. 
 

Upcoming Events

"Words in Transit" poster

NEPR Oral History Presentation

Thursday, Apr 23, 4:30 pm
The Common Issue 09 Launch Party poster showing a crumpled piece of paper on a blue background

The Common Issue 09 Launch Party

Thursday, Apr 23, 5:30 pm

Today's Hours

Arms Music Library: 9am - 11pm

Beneski Museum of Natural History: 11am - 4pm

Eli Marsh Gallery: 10am - 4pm

Mead Art Museum: 9am - 11:55pm

Russian Center Art Gallery: 10am - 3:30pm