Smith Art Museum

Pioneer Valley

This museum has exterior windows designed by Tiffany Studios and a fine collection of 19th-century American and European paintings, textiles, ceramics and more. The samurai armor collection is among the finest outside of Japan. In the Hasbro Discovery Center, kids can explore the art in a hands-on way (drawing and tracing, trying on costumes and armor, playing games). Your admission price includes all five Springfield Museums.

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