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The exhibit "The Art of Warner Bros. Cartoons and Aquarium" will remain on view through Sept. 13.

Berkshire Museum Operating Hours Expand to Five Days Per Week

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PITTSFIELD, Mass. — The Berkshire Museum, which began a phased reopening on Aug. 1, will expand its operating hours to five days per week beginning August 31. 

The new schedule will be as follows:

• Monday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

• Thursday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

• Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

• Saturday,10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

• Sunday, noon to 5 p.m.

The museum will continue to close in the middle of each day, from 2 to 2:30 p.m. on Sundays and 1 to 2 p.m. the rest of the week, for a deep cleaning of all public spaces. Through August 29, the Berkshire Museum is open Monday, Wednesday and Saturday.

Advance reservations are required to visit the museum. Guests are encouraged to reserve their timed experiences online, or by calling 413-443-7171 ext. 360. Additional information about the measures the Berkshire Museum is taking to ensure the safety of their visitors and staff can be reviewed here.

The exhibit "The Art of Warner Bros. Cartoons and Aquarium" will remain on view through Sept. 13. Upcoming exhibitions include "Art of the Hills: Narrative," scheduled to debut in the museum’s galleries Oct. 10. A virtual version of the show, which opened with an online event in early June,  is currently on view online. Additional details about the physical exhibition will follow.


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