The Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art

Get lost in the world of The Very Hungry Caterpillar

125 West Bay Rd., Amherst, MA 01002

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Bring your budding Picasso into the world of art! Eric Carle's picture books, like The Very Hungry Caterpillar and The Grouchy Ladybug, have inspired generations of children, and now you can explore works by Carle and other illustrators. At the Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art you'll find galleries, an interactive art studio, a reading library, live events and more!

Upcoming Event:

  • Eric Carle and Friends: What's Your Favorite Color?

    Everyone has a favorite color. Some last a lifetime, others change from day to day. Eric Carle's newest publication, What's...

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    Tue, Apr 4 - Sun, Aug 27, 2017

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  • Create at the Carle! Art Classes for Adults: Collage

    Join us for Create at The Carle! a program for adults 55 and older interested in expressing themselves through visual art....

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    Mon, May 8 - Mon, Jul 10, 2017

Upcoming Event:

  • Collecting Inspiration: Contemporary Illustrators and Their Heroes

    Picture books instill in children a sense of awe, magic, and wonderment, but who inspires the illustrators themselves--the people who...

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    Tue, May 23 - Mon, Nov 27, 2017

Upcoming Event:

  • Collecting Inspiration: Contemporary Illustrators and Their Heroes

    Picture books instill in children a sense of awe, magic, and wonderment, but who inspires the illustrators themselves--the people who...

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    Wed, Jun 7 - Mon, Nov 27, 2017

Upcoming Event:

  • Eric Carle and Friends: What's Your Favorite Color?

    Everyone has a favorite color. Some last a lifetime, others change from day to day. Eric Carle's newest publication, What's...

    See Event

    Wed, Jun 7 - Sun, Aug 27, 2017

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