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Visit the Skinner Museum

Skinner Museum Hours:

Saturdays through December 10, 2022: 11:00am–5:00 pm
Closed on Saturday, November 26, 2022

Check back for Spring 2023 reopening date

Health and Safety Protocols:

  • Please wear a mask covering your nose and mouth until further notice per MHC COVID-19 Health and Safety guidelines.
  • We ask you to always respect the space of other visitors.
  • Please refrain from visiting if you are feeling unwell.


The first floor of the Joseph Allen Skinner Museum is wheelchair accessible. No publicly accessible restrooms or a water fountain are available on site.

Getting Here:


Museum Guidelines:

  • Please do not touch the objects or artworks.
  • Large bags, backpacks, and coats you are not wearing can be a danger to the art, so please store them before entering the museum.
  • Food and drinks are not allowed.
  • Small sketchbooks, notepads, and pencils are welcome in the museum.
  • For the safety of the artwork, pens and markers are not permitted. Please ask the museum guard on duty if you need a pencil.
  • Only photography without flash is allowed in the museum.

Inclement weather:

When Mount Holyoke College announces a closure, the Skinner Museum will also be closed. Please call 413.538.2000 for weather-related closures.

Stay connected!

Enjoy our virtual engagement experiences anytime, including an interactive 3D experience of the Skinner Museum and a narrated introductory video.

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