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Call to Artists for Emily Dickinson Museum project

The Museum seeks to enliven the Homestead conservatory with an art installation in the summer of 2019. The selected artist's work will draw attention to the importance of this diminutive space in the life of one of America’s greatest poets, and will enhance the visitor experience by integrating contemporary art in a historic setting.  Submissions are due May 1, 2019. Learn more about the project and the submission process here.

Employment opportunity: House Manager 

The Emily Dickinson Museum invites applications for the House Manager position. The House Manager is a part-time, casual position with no benefits. For full information about the job and instructions for applying click this link.

 Bedroom 360 Exhibit now online

Even if you aren't in Amherst, you can still visit the Museum virtually! View Emily Dickinson's bedroom through a 360 virtual tour on our website! 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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 The Emily Dickinson Museum gratefully acknowledge funding from Massachusetts Cultural Council for their generous support through the Cultural Investment Portfolio for operating expenses, and through the Cultural Facilities Fund and their collaborative arrangement with MassDevelopment for facilities projects.