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Greater Springfield Tourism and Sightseeing
The Pioneer Valley of Massachusetts truly has something for everything. It's home to a large number of colleges, so there are artsy, college towns and an abundance of museums and cultural attractions. You'll find great unspoiled scenery for recreational pursuits like kayaking, rafting, skiing, zip lining, golf and boating along the rivers. Top attractions like The Basketball Hall of Fame, The Big E, Bright Nights, Brimfield Outdoor Antique Show, Yankee Candle Village, and so much more. Each autumn brings a blaze of brilliant color and unbeatable foliage viewing. We're also a top favorite for young families, with a wealth of fun pursuits including Six Flags New England, the Eric Carle Museum, the Springfield Museums (including the very kid-friendly Science Museum) and the Dr. Seuss National Memorial Sculpture Garden.  Skip to Best Places to Stay. Best Time to Visit. Visitor Information. View Map.


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Dr. Seuss National Memorial Sculpture Garden
Dr. Seuss National Memorial Sculpture Garden Top Attraction!
Museum in Springfield, MA USA

Bronze sculptures of some of Dr. Seuss' most beloved characters Bronze sculptures of Dr. Seuss and his most beloved characters are found on the Springfield Quadrangle, home of the Springfield Museums.


The Zoo In Forest Park
The Zoo In Forest Park Top Attraction!
Zoo in Springfield, MA USA

Animals from backyards, barnyards and byond! Open daily April - Columbus Day. Come experience animals from backyards, barnyards and beyond. Get to know heritage breeds of livestock. See native wildlife and learn of creatures from far-off lands. Open daily April-Columbus Day.

Amelia Park Children's Museum
Amelia Park Children's Museum things to do on a rainy day in Greater Springfield, MA
Childrens Museum in Westfield, MA USA

Amelia Park Children's Museum is open with many hands-on exhibits for children and their favorite adults!

Children's Museum at Holyoke
Children's Museum at Holyoke things to do on a rainy day in Greater Springfield, MA
Childrens Museum in Holyoke, MA USA

Enhance the educational and cultural awareness of all children through the arts, the sciences, and the world around them. The Museum features participatory exhibits that invite interaction and programs which promote learning and self-discovery.

Eighty Years of Caldecott Books
Eighty Years of Caldecott Books things to do on a rainy day in Greater Springfield, MA
Museum in Amherst, MA USA

A new exhibit at the Eric Carle Museum


International Volleyball Hall of Fame
International Volleyball Hall of Fame things to do on a rainy day in Greater Springfield, MA
Hall of Fame Museum in Holyoke, MA USA

Honoring athletes, coaches and leaders worldwide!

Zoar Outdoor
Zoar Outdoor
Rafting in Charlemont, MA USA

Whitewater Rafting, Zip Line Canopy Tours, Kayaking Let Zoar Outdoor help you power your own adventure this summer only two hours west of Boston and 3 hours north of New York in the incredible Deerfield River valley. We offer white water rafting trips for all levels from easy to high-adventure.

ALBANY BERKSHIRE BALLET Presents THE NUTCRACKER
ALBANY BERKSHIRE BALLET Presents THE NUTCRACKER things to do on a rainy day in Greater Springfield, MA
Dec 15, 2018 (Saturday) Theater event in Springfield, MA USA

ALBANY BERKSHIRE BALLET Presents THE NUTCRACKER December 15, 2018 at Springfield Symphony Hall in Springfield, MA

Bob Dylan and His Band at Springfield Symphony Hall
Bob Dylan and His Band at Springfield Symphony Hall things to do on a rainy day in Greater Springfield, MA
Next Month, Nov 18, 2018 (Sunday) Concert event in Springfield, MA USA

Bob Dylan and His Band November 18, 2018 at Springfield Symphony Hall in Springfield, MA 8:00PM


Boston College Eagles Hockey at UMass Minutemen Hockey
Boston College Eagles Hockey at UMass Minutemen Hockey things to do on a rainy day in Greater Springfield, MA
Feb 15, 2019 (Friday) Sports event in Amherst, MA USA

Boston College Eagles Hockey at UMass Minutemen Hockey February 15, 2019 at Mullins Center in Amherst, MA 7:00PM

Boston Comedy Festival at CityStage
Boston Comedy Festival at CityStage things to do on a rainy day in Greater Springfield, MA
Next Month, Nov 17, 2018 (Saturday) Theater event in Springfield, MA USA

Boston Comedy Festival November 17, 2018 at CityStage in Springfield, MA 7:30PM

Cher: Here We Go Again Tour at MassMutual Center
Cher: Here We Go Again Tour at MassMutual Center things to do on a rainy day in Greater Springfield, MA
Apr 30, 2019 (Tuesday) Concert event in Springfield, MA USA

Cher: Here We Go Again Tour April 30, 2019 at MassMutual Center in Springfield, MA 8:00PM

Comedian Bob Marley at CityStage
Comedian Bob Marley at CityStage things to do on a rainy day in Greater Springfield, MA
Next Weekend, Nov 02, 2018 (Friday) Theater event in Springfield, MA USA

Comedian Bob Marley November 02, 2018 at CityStage in Springfield, MA 7:30PM

Eric Johnson at Gateway City Arts
Eric Johnson at Gateway City Arts things to do on a rainy day in Greater Springfield, MA
This Weekend, Oct 28, 2018 (Sunday) Concert event in Holyoke, MA USA

Eric Johnson October 28, 2018 at Gateway City Arts in Holyoke, MA 7:30PM

Guided by Voices at Gateway City Arts
Guided by Voices at Gateway City Arts things to do on a rainy day in Greater Springfield, MA
Tomorrow, Oct 23, 2018 (Tuesday) Concert event in Holyoke, MA USA

Guided by Voices October 23, 2018 at Gateway City Arts in Holyoke, MA 8:00PM

Harlem Globetrotters at Mullins Center
Harlem Globetrotters at Mullins Center things to do on a rainy day in Greater Springfield, MA
Apr 07, 2019 (Sunday) Sports event in Amherst, MA USA

Harlem Globetrotters April 07, 2019 at Mullins Center in Amherst, MA 2:00PM

Jim Brickman A Joyful Christmas at Springfield Symphony Hall
Jim Brickman A Joyful Christmas at Springfield Symphony Hall things to do on a rainy day in Greater Springfield, MA
Thanksgiving Weekend, Nov 24, 2018 (Saturday) Concert event in Springfield, MA USA

Jim Brickman A Joyful Christmas November 24, 2018 at Springfield Symphony Hall in Springfield, MA 7:30PM

Judy Collins at Academy of Music Theatre - MA
Judy Collins at Academy of Music Theatre - MA things to do on a rainy day in Greater Springfield, MA
This Weekend, Oct 26, 2018 (Friday) Concert event in Northampton, MA USA

Judy Collins October 26, 2018 at Academy of Music Theatre - MA in Northampton, MA 8:00PM

Kathleen Madigan at Calvin Theatre
Kathleen Madigan at Calvin Theatre things to do on a rainy day in Greater Springfield, MA
Next Month, Nov 10, 2018 (Saturday) Theater event in Northampton, MA USA

Kathleen Madigan November 10, 2018 at Calvin Theatre in Northampton, MA 8:00PM

Lake Street Dive at Academy of Music Theatre - MA
Lake Street Dive at Academy of Music Theatre - MA things to do on a rainy day in Greater Springfield, MA
Next Month, Nov 14, 2018 (Wednesday) Concert event in Northampton, MA USA

Lake Street Dive November 14, 2018 at Academy of Music Theatre - MA in Northampton, MA 7:30PM

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Greater-Springfield

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Best Places to Stay in Greater Springfield


Centennial House Bed And Breakfast
Guest Score:
From $199 / night.


Free Internet, Non Smoking Rooms.
Federal House Inn
Guest Score:
From $135 / night.


Restaurant.
Hampton Inn & Suites Greenfield
Guest Score:
From $122 / night.


Free Internet, Non Smoking Rooms.
Lily's Lodge
Guest Score:
From $169 / night.


Free Internet, Non Smoking Rooms, Restaurant.
Tru By Hilton Chicopee Springfield
Guest Score:
From $107 / night.


Non Smoking Rooms.

Best Time to Visit Greater Springfield


The best time to visit Greater Springfield, Massachusetts is in the fall and summer. Fall temperatures are cool with averages in the mid 40's and highs in the mid 50's. Nights are cold with lows in the mid 30's. Summer temperatures are mild with averages in the upper 60's and highs in the low 80's. Summer nights are cool with lows in the upper 50's. There is usually a heat wave or two during the summer, where we have 3 or more days in a row with temps in the 90's.

Spring Visit Greater Springfield in the summerSummer Visit Greater Springfield in the fallFall Winter


Monthly Temperatures in Greater Springfield


Month Low Avg High
January 17.2 25.7 34.1
February 19.9 28.8 37.7
March 28.3 38.0 47.7
April 37.9 48.9 59.9
May 48.1 59.9 71.7
June 57.0 68.5 80.0
July 62.4 73.7 84.9
August 60.7 71.6 82.5
September 52.1 63.2 74.3
October 40.6 51.9 63.1
November 32.6 41.8 50.9
December 22.6 30.8 39.0

Greater Springfield Visitor Bureau


Greater Springfield Convention & Visitors Bureau

Greater Springfield Convention & Visitors Bureau


Free Greater Springfield Visitor Guide


Massachusetts’ Pioneer Valley Visitors Guide

Massachusetts’ Pioneer Valley Visitors Guide



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