In Special Collections are housed extensive collections in the fields of local and regional history, genealogy and Amherst authors. The facilities include a research room and an exhibit area. Visitors are welcome to view the exhibits without an appointment during public hours. Appointments for conducting research are not necessary but are strongly encouraged.
Monday: 2 pm - 5 pm
Tuesday: 10 am - 12 pm | 1 pm - 5 pm
Wednesday: 10 am - 12 pm | 1 pm - 5 pm
Thursday: 10 am - 12 pm | 1 pm - 5 pm
Friday: 10 am - 12 pm | 1 pm - 5 pm
Saturday: CLOSED (until further notice)
Curator, Cynthia Harbeson Email
Assistant, Kate Boyle Email
Amherst House, corner of South Pleasant and Amity Streets, ca. 1924.