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Museum of Fine Arts

Museum of Fine Arts

Art Museum and Music Venue
Fenway - Kenmore - Audubon Circle - Longwood, Boston
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  • roxanne
    roxanneJune 18
    I got free admission which was great. Also you do not want to miss Choi Jeong Hwa's installment- it's absolutely mesmerizing.
  • Miyu D.
    Miyu DomaeJune 17
    If you visit Boston, it is a must-go place. Awesome and beautiful in every detail. You may take at least 3 hours there
  • Rebecca M.
    Rebecca MJune 12
    If you work near the MFA, get a membership as a gift to yourself--no better lunch break!
  • Allison K.
    Solid Hiroshige collection
    Upvoted Jun 5
  • Ben B.
    Ben BaronMay 22
    Good contemporary collection.
  • Mauricio T.
    Cannot skip the contemporary collection.
  • Claudia
    ClaudiaMay 15
    You can use your ticket to visit again within 10 days.
    Upvoted May 20
  • Francesco T.
    Massive collection!
  • paddy r.
    paddy roeMarch 15
    give me 2 chairs, a headless mummy and long wood man please
  • Emily B.
    Emily BaerFebruary 20
    Go to the "new" American wing. It's beautiful, and has some interesting furniture displays, as well as several paintings by my favorite- Georgia O'Keefe
  • Henry L.
    Henry LyonsFebruary 12
    Egyptian exhibit.
  • Miraj S.
    Miraj ShahJanuary 31
    One of the most comprehensive collections of art you will ever see. The building itself is breathtaking, and an art lovers and others alike can will happily get lost in it for hours on end! Fav museum
    Upvoted 2 weeks ago
  • Carl G.
    Carl GriffinJanuary 8
    Excellent collection of art from all eras from the ancient world to contemporary times. A highlight is the massive Americas wing exhibiting pre-Columbian era art.
  • Brittany
    BrittanyJanuary 4
    Impressive museum that's worth the price of admission.
  • Наталья Ч.
    Excellent collection of conitreprary and modern art. 2nd floor is my favorite. Right now they had interesting exhibition of American art (colonization years)
  • Peter S.
    Peter SmithNovember 26, 2015
    World-class
  • Ting
    TingOctober 9, 2015
    Don't miss the daily tours too. There are different tours focusing on different subjects ranging from collection highlights tour to European arts etc. Docents are excellent.
  • Ting
    TingOctober 8, 2015
    Largest collection of Egyptian antiquities outside Cairo from authorized excavations in the 1900s. Impressive range of artworks from ancient to contemporary. Show Isabella Gardner tic and get $2 off.
  • Rob G.
    Rob GoossensSeptember 21, 2015
    Very good American art section,... definitely go have a look at their Thomas Eakins collection
  • tunc k.
    tunc korunAugust 7, 2015
    You need a full day or more, there is a very good variety, very nice bookstote
  • jean b.
    jean blackwellAugust 1, 2015
    Bank of America offers free admission on first weekends of every month. Just show your ATM card.
  • Al C.
    Al ChaseJuly 30, 2015
    World class museum.
  • Liam N.
    Liam NeeJuly 23, 2015
    2015 Best Museum: "[over past year, has] regularly integrated [performance art] … maintained a consistently edgy and eclectic film program … launched its first-ever mobile app as artwork."
  • Mark C. F.
    Mark C. FriedelJuly 10, 2015
    They have art...you can sit on.
  • Mark C. F.
    Mark C. FriedelJuly 10, 2015
    Don't touch that. It's art.
  • Elizabeth M.
    Elizabeth MontañoJuly 9, 2015
    Contemporary art👌📷
  • Dmtr
    DmtrJuly 3, 2015
    Free every Wednesday after 4pm.
  • Nick G.
    Nick GoodwinJune 30, 2015
    Such a cool experience. Pace yourself, it's pretty huge.
  • Nandi A.
    Nandi AndersonJune 26, 2015
    Wednesday afternoons are free for everyone. Students are free every day.
  • Aida S.
    Aida ShamsJune 14, 2015
    Had a perfect experience there. It was beautifullllllllll and mesmerizing.
  • Frank X.
    Frank XuMay 8, 2015
    Good place to go
  • Zoe L.
    Zoe LouisMay 3, 2015
    Wonderful exhibits I really enjoyed art and bloom
  • Gordon M.
    Gordon MeiApril 12, 2015
    Catch the The Great Wave Off Kanagawa in the Hokusai exhibit, between 4/5 through 8/9.
  • Chongwoo Y.
    Chongwoo YounApril 4, 2015
    Use the rear entrance (State Street Corp. Fenway Entrance) if crowded
  • JNET
    JNETMarch 23, 2015
    Visit often if you are a student, it's free for most Boston students! The MFA is one of the nation's best museums. You will miss it when you leave Boston.
  • Greg P.
    Greg PalmerMarch 1, 2015
    Have a question? Ask the staff! They're among the nicest of any museum I've visited.
  • Greg P.
    Greg PalmerMarch 1, 2015
    Break up your visit with lunch at the New American Cafe. Good food and reasonably priced wine.
  • alethia
    alethiaJanuary 16, 2015
    If you love art and history this is a full day must
  • Joshua H.
    Joshua HaftelJanuary 11, 2015
    Great museum with a wonderful range of art from around the world and throughout history.
  • Sofia U.
    Sofia UzJanuary 8, 2015
    Great museum, new wings are beautiful! Wednesday nights are free after 4pm, museum closes @9:45
  • A.D. R.
    A.D. RevelsJanuary 3, 2015
    The employees are super friendly and helpful. You definitely need more than one day to see everything.
  • Ceylan S.
    Ceylan Sahin EkerJanuary 2, 2015
    It's surprisingly big and there are small exhibitions hidden everywhere. Be patient and keep exploring...
  • Jake F.
    Jake FriedmanJanuary 2, 2015
    You could spend all day here! A true treasure of Boston!
  • Leslie C.
    Leslie CarboneDecember 9, 2014
    The Goya exhibit is astounding in depth and breadth.
  • Emily B.
    Emily BaerNovember 11, 2014
    There is no better place than the Chinese Buddhist sculpture room to sit down and write.
  • Belgen D.
    Belgen Del Toro NavarroNovember 9, 2014
    Yaaay!!nixe
  • Alex D.
    Alex DobyanNovember 2, 2014
    Free for most local college students!
  • Miriam G.
    Miriam GoldmanNovember 2, 2014
    One of the best art museums I've been to. One day won't be enough to see it all, especially if you want to catch a movie.
  • Nicholas H.
    Nicholas H.October 29, 2014
    Boston's preeminent art museum.
  • Ekin T.
    Ekin TumerOctober 29, 2014
    Such a great museum. I like the fact that I leave the museum and come back later within 10 days.
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