On-campus Attractions


The Fine Arts Center


The UMass Fine Arts Center seeks to engage audiences in the arts, embrace diversity, and uphold the highest standards for arts education. Comprehensive in scope, the Center offers the region's only mix of classical music, dance, theater, jazz, Broadway, special events, and gallery exhibitions.

The Mullins Center


The 9,000 seat Mullins Center is the University of Massachusetts state-of-the-art, multi-purpose facility. In addition to Ice Hockey, and the Men's and Women's basketball teams, the Mullins Center hosts diverse events ranging from concerts, to popular touring performance groups and sporting events.

University Museum of Contemporary Art

(Located in the Fine Arts Center)

tel: (413) 545-3670

Tuesday - Friday, 11:00am to 4:30pm

Saturday & Sunday, 2:00pm to 5:00pm

Closed during State and University holidays.

August Savage Gallery

(Located in the Fine Arts Center)

tel: (413) 545-5177

Monday & Tuesday, 1pm to 7pm

Wednesday-Friday, 1pm to 5pm

UMass Amherst Permaculture Gardens


The UMass Permaculture Initiative is a unique and cutting-edge sustainability program that continues to convert underused grass lawns on the campus into edible, low-maintenance, and easily replicable gardens.  Stop by one of their edible landscapes in front of the Franklin or Berkshire Dining Commons, or check out their herb garden located inside of the Worcester Dining Commons.