Sturbridge and The Pioneer Valley

We’ve compiled the best of the best in Sturbridge and The Pioneer Valley - browse our top choices for the top things to see or do during your stay.

Sort by: 23 Recommendations {{numTotalPoiResults}} {{ (numTotalPoiResults===1)?'Recommendation':'Recommendations' }} 0 Recommendations
CLEAR ALL Area Search CLEAR ALL
Loading...
Loading...
  • 1. Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art

    Library/Archive

    If you have kids in tow—or if you just love children's book illustrations—"the Carle" is a must-see. This light-filled museum celebrates and...Read More

  • 2. Historic Deerfield

    Town/Village

    With 52 buildings on 93 acres, Historic Deerfield provides a vivid glimpse into 18th- and 19th-century America. Along the tree-lined main street...Read More

  • 3. Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame

    Museum/Gallery

    This 80,000-square-foot facility—named for Canadian phys-ed instructor Dr. James Naismith, who invented the game of basketball in 1891 during...Read More

  • 4. Old Sturbridge Village

    Museum Village

    A re-creation of a New England village circa 1790–1840, this site contains more than 40 historic buildings moved here from other towns. There...Read More

  • 5. R. Michelson Galleries

    Museum/Gallery

    In an unassuming former bank lies a large multifloor gallery filled with the works of many artists, but the collection's crown jewel is the...Read More

  • 6. Bridge of Flowers

    Garden

    From April to October, an arched, 400-foot trolley bridge is transformed into this promenade bursting with color and a wide variety of flowers. ...Read More

  • 7. Emily Dickinson Museum

    Historic Home

    The famed Amherst poet lived and wrote in this brick Federal-style home. Admission is by guided tour only, and to say that the tour guides are...Read More

  • 8. Forbes Library

    Library/Archive

    Opened in 1894, the Romanesque-style Forbes Library is one of the city's most distinguished buildings. Architecturally impressive, the Forbes...Read More

  • 9. George Walter Vincent Smith Art Museum

    Museum/Gallery

    The museum houses a fascinating private art collection that includes a salon gallery with 19th-century American paintings by Frederic Church...Read More

  • 10. Magic Wings Butterfly Conservatory and Gardens

    Garden

    This glass conservatory glitters with more than 4,000 butterflies. Kids love the butterfly nursery, where newborns first take flight. Outside...Read More

  • 11. Memorial Hall Museum

    Museum/Gallery

    Located in the middle of Historic Deerfield, this stand-alone three-story museum displays Native American artifacts, as well as quilts, furnishings...Read More

  • 12. Mount Holyoke College

    Educational Institution

    Founded in 1837, Mount Holyoke was the first women's college in the United States. Among its alumnae are poet Emily Dickinson and playwright...Read More

  • 13. Mount Holyoke College Art Museum

    Museum/Gallery

    The 24,000 works in the college's collection include Asian, European, and American paintings, as well as sculpture and contemporary art from...Read More

  • 14. Shelburne Falls Trolley Museum

    Museum/Gallery

    Take a ride on an old-fashioned trolley from 1896 at this tribute to the old Colrain Street Railway Combine No. 10, which was the first car...Read More

  • 15. Six Flags New England

    Amusement Park/Water Park

    With more than 160 rides and shows, this massive attraction is the region's largest theme and water park. You can visit Looney Tunes town and...Read More

    View Tours and Activities
  • 16. Smith College

    Educational Institution

    The nation's largest liberal arts college for women opened its doors in 1875, funded by a bequest from Sophia Smith, a local heiress. Renowned...Read More

  • 17. Smith College Museum of Art

    Museum/Gallery

    A floor of galleries with natural light, an enclosed courtyard, and artist-designed restrooms and benches make up this museum, whose permanent...Read More

  • 18. Springfield Museums

    Museum/Gallery

    This complex of museums in the Quadrangle includes five impressive facilities (single admission), plus a free sculpture garden. The George Walter...Read More

  • 19. The Lyman and Merrie Wood Museum of Springfield History

    Museum/Gallery

    Learn about the town's manufacturing heritage, including bikes and memorabilia from the former Indian Motorcycle Company, which was headquartered...Read More

  • 20. The Michele and Donald D’Amour Museum of Fine Arts

    Museum/Gallery

    This small gem of a museum houses a comprehensive collection of American, Asian, and European paintings, prints, watercolors, and sculpture...Read More

No sights Results

Please try a broader search, or expore these popular suggestions:

There are no results for {{ strDestName }} Sights in the searched map area with the above filters. Please try a different area on the map, or broaden your search with these popular suggestions:

Around the Web