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The Eric Carle Museum
of Picture Book Art
  • 125 West Bay Road
  • Amherst, MA 01002


  • Thursday, Friday10 am-3 pm
  • Saturday 10am – 4 pm
  • Sunday 12 pm - 4 pm

Closed Monday,Tuesday, Wednesday

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A Seriously Silly Weekend with Mo Willems

We're so excited for the opening of our newest exhibition, Seriously Silly: A Decade of Art and Whimsy by Mo Willems. We're celebrating all weekend and we hope you can stop by to join us. Friday, June 21st 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm READ MORE

How Can I Get My Book Into Your Store -- Part Two

It's hard to convince a bookstore to sell your book. Back in 1993 an editor I know was in Chicago for a sales meeting, and stopped by my store---The Children's Bookstore---with her marketing director. We went out to lunch. She told me that Barnes & Noble hadn't been stocking many of her children's books, so her team had come up with a clever strategem to bypass the B&N buyers. The editor and her marketing director had visited the B&N branch on the Upper West Side of New York City, and surreptitiously placed several books they had published right onto the B&N shelves. READ MORE

Happy Birthday, Eric!

June 25th marked the birthday of our dear friend, Eric Carle.  Although we couldn't be there in person to wish him a happy, happy day, all the staff got together to send him our best wishes through video.  Here's a picture of all of us in the Museum's great hall: READ MORE

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