Mount Holyoke College Art Museum

The Mount Holyoke College Art Museum specializes in innovative approaches to teaching with art from across the globe and throughout time. Founded in the centennial year of 1876 with a handful of global artifacts and one Albert Bierstadt painting, the Museum has grown steadily through the years. It now holds over 24,000 works of art, decorative art, and material and visual culture, and continues to expand its holdings with new acquisitions .  

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Mount Holyoke College Art Museum

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Art Museum Sampler Tour

Hear from student guides about their favorite works of art in Mount Holyoke's renowned collection.

10/19 10:30am

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Amanda Florek

Amanda Florek left a positive review 4/9/2019

I thought this was interesting, the students really put a lot of thought, energy and pride into the presentations. It also made me think of interpenetrating museum pieces differently.

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