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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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We welcome press inquiries from media all over the world. We are happy to set up tours and interviews with Museum staff or schedule interviews with featured artists and speakers. Our staff offers expertise in the history of picture books and picture book art, art-making with children, and early literacy.

The following areas of this site might be helpful to you in your research about the Museum: Mission, History, Virtual Tour, About Our Founders Eric Carle and his late wife Barbara, Upcoming Events, and Current Exhibitions.

Our Facebook page has up to the minute news about The Carle. Our blogs focus on picture books and art making.

View our recent press releases  and member newsletters.

High resolution Museum images are available online via SmugMug. Please contact the Museum’s Marketing Manager Sandy Soderberg at 413-559-6315 or

Inquiries for Eric Carle interviews and information are handled by the Eric Carle Studio. Eric is retired from the business end of his work, so has cut back considerably on press interviews. For more information, contact The Eric Carle Studio.

We look forward to meeting you!

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