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135 Main St, Lee, MA 01238-1660
+1 413-841-6679
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Fun learning animation

Very informative nice tour showing history and tricks of animations . This was our first visit so... read more

Reviewed 28 July 2017
Antoinette T
Albany, New York, United States
via mobile
Interesting and hands-on - If in Lee on vacation - check it out

We learned a lot about animation and the kids had a nice hands-on experience. We knew coming it... read more

Reviewed 22 July 2017
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Museum of Animation, Special Effects and Art. Animation and Special Effects for movies - - 2001 Space Odyssey - Chicken Run - The Matrix - X-Men - Lord of the Rings - Predator - Wallace and Gromit - Zelig made by Berkshire People. Come to see how this movies are made. See Academy Award. Make your own Animation movie in one hour. Admission by donation. Workshop $20 pp.Ages 5-95.
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135 Main St, Lee, MA 01238-1660
+1 413-841-6679
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Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Very informative nice tour showing history and tricks of animations . This was our first visit so we learned basic animation using a clay figure great fun for my daughter age 7 Eugene was great with the children and it would be great for teenagers...More

Thank Antoinette T
Reviewed 22 July 2017

We learned a lot about animation and the kids had a nice hands-on experience. We knew coming it that would cost us a little money but well worth it while on vacation where you expect to make an investment here or there. The museum proprietor...More

Thank roosteriver
Reviewed 5 July 2017

Who would have thought you could find a tribute to the animation/special effects of some of Hollywood’s major motion pictures and commercials in the Berkshire Mountains. We found it at the Animagic Museum in Lee, MA. Animagic is museum created by Academy Award winning special...More

Thank W8LT3R
Reviewed 25 February 2017

A great curio shop with lots of small items. very clean and cashiers very curteous. Would reccommend

Thank engspp0
Reviewed 21 February 2017

The owner is an Oscar winning animator who will show you around this interesting little place full of the history of animation. No charge but requested donation is $5 per person. Great for kids and adults alike.

Thank OffWeGo6
Reviewed 3 November 2016

I found Animagic's website a year or two ago and became entranced about sharing the experience with one of our grandsons. Since he was very young - he has been declaring his desire to be an animator. He is 17 now, and while he doesn't...More

1  Thank cindy w
Reviewed 19 October 2016

The storefront doesn't look like much from the outside and even when you go in you start to wonder what this is all about, but then Mr. Mamut lets you behind the curtain and the magic starts. He himself is part of the museum and...More

Thank Jeff F
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Eugene met us at 9am for a quirky, but fun tour followed by a clay motion animation experience for my 3 boys (8,10,12). They loved it! Perfect ages and all 3 are interested in science, magic, and technology. They can't stop doing animation stuff on...More

Thank cuethedeer
Reviewed 27 August 2016

First hand teaching of anmation history and you get hands on experience making a animated short with an Oscar winner. In beautiful Lee Ma. Mr Mamut is entertaining, knowledgeable, and loves his work and it shows. This museum proves size doesnt matter. Go to Animagic...More

Thank berkshirejohn1
Reviewed 1 August 2016

Mr Mamut is an octagenerian with the energy of a twenty year old who tirelessly shows you how animation is done and then for an hour schools you in making your own to be viewed on you tube. Mr Mamut won an Oscar for animation...More

2  Thank Danny G
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25 July 2016|
Response from Quasi229 | Reviewed this property |
We paid $20 per grand kid
Judi M
12 October 2015|
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Response from mambor68 | Property representative |
Tour is about 20 min, workshop about 1 hour. Ages from 5 to 95. Intro workshop.