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


  • Thursday, Friday 10 am - 4 pm
  • Saturday 10 am - 5 pm
  • Sunday 12 pm - 5 pm

Closed Monday,Tuesday, Wednesday

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Every Day Art Program

The Art Studio at The Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art is open to guests of all ages during regular Museum hours and supports the aims of the Museum by encouraging artmaking, storytelling, and creative expression through art. Activities and materials change regularly and are inspired by the Museum’s exhibitions. 

Dino Dioramas

March 11 - April 4 2021

Get inspired by the exhibition Inside-Outside Dinosaurs: Creating a Book with Roxie Munro, and create a 3-D environment where dinosaurs roam!


Your Art, Your Voice

April 8 - May 16, 2021

Inspired by the exhibition Picture The Dream: The Story of the Civil Rights Movement through Picture Books, create paintings that share the changes you want to see in the world. 


The projects are also available via curbside pickup, see our Visit page for more details


The space and programming of The Carle Art Studio is supported by a generous annual sponsorship from Penguin Books For Young Readers.




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