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Area Attractions

The Amherst area is rich in opportunities to explore. Whether you're looking for small towns or big cities; museums or outdoor adventures; performing arts and music; or shopping, there is always plenty to do.


Museums 10

Museums10 is a consortium forged to celebrate the collections and promote the programs of its affiliated museums to local, regional, and national visitors. This dynamic collaboration heightens awareness of the distinctive offerings of the individual institutions while highlighting the cultural diversity and outstanding educational resource that they collectively represent.

Springfield Museums

Historic Northampton

Performing Arts and Music


The town of Amherst and the city of Northampton are bustling with excellent restaurants, cafes, pubs, and coffee shops. We recommend going to Amherst or Northampton center and exploring the options. We promise you won't starve.


Nature and Sports

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