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Emily Dickinson Museum closed for January and February

The Emily Dickinson Museum is now closed for January and February. We reopen for 2018 in March. For full hours and tour information click this link.

Join us Feb. 8 for "Common Threads": Poetry Discussion and Tea

During Amherst's WinterFest, dive into work by Massachusetts poets in this friendly facilitated discussion. DETAILS>>

Feb. 16: Emily Dickinson Poetry Discussion Group

Amherst College Professor of American Studies and English Karen Sánchez-Eppler leads the February Emily Dickinson Poetry Discussion Group, with the topic "Dickinson's Arctic Flowers." DETAILS>>

Bedroom 360 Exhibit now online

Even though we're closed for the season, you can still visit...virtually! View Emily Dickinson's bedroom through a 360 virtual tour on our website! DETAILS>>

Teachers from across United States visit Emily Dickinson Museum for NEH Landmarks Workshop

"Emily Dickinson: Person, Poetry and Place," a 2017 NEH Landmarks of American History and Culture Workshop for School Teachers, introduces teachers to the intriguing history of Emily Dickinson and the world in which she lived and wrote. DETAILS>>

The Emily Dickinson Museum

The Emily Dickinson Museum's mission is to spark the imagination by amplifying Emily Dickinson's revolutionary poetic voice from the place she called home.

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