The Academy of Music Theatre is one of the historical, architectural, and cultural treasures of Northampton and the entire the Pioneer Valley. It remains true to businessman Edward Lyman's original dream to build a place "suitable for lectures, concerts, opera, and the drama for the public good." The Academy of Music Theatre has brought that vision forward to the 21st century, continuing in its mission to enrich greater Northampton's quality of life.
FROM THE SOUTH: Take I-91 NORTH to Northampton Exit 18. Keep left at the fork on the off ramp to the traffic light. Turn left at the traffic light onto Pleasant Street - Route 5 North. Stay straight ahead on Pleasant Street - Route 5 North to the city center. Turn left at the traffic light onto Main Street - Route 9 West. The Academy of Music is located on your left on Main Street. (Parking is On-Street)
FROM THE NORTH: Take I-91 SOUTH to Northampton Exit 20. Keep straight off the ramp center lane to traffic light. Go straight through the traffic lights on King Street (Route 5 South) for 1.4 miles. At the intersection of King Street and Main Street (Route 9), turn RIGHT (heading West). The Academy of Music will be located to your left on Main Street. (Parking is On-Street)