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Museum of Fine Arts

465 Huntington Ave, Avenue of the Arts, Boston, MA 02115-5597
+1 617-267-9300
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Boston's oldest, largest and best-known art institution, the MFA houses one of the world's most comprehensive art collections and is renowned for its Impressionist paintings, Asian and Egyptian collections and early American art.
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 21:45
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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465 Huntington Ave, Avenue of the Arts, Boston, MA 02115-5597
Fenway / Kenmore
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A great visit here. What a stunning building and the exhibits are really varied and interesting. We especially liked the Lodz Ghetto photographs and the Monets but there is si much there of interest, Asian and Indian art, mummies, Ancient Greek vases etc. If I...More

Thank Telgip
Reviewed yesterday

I love the MFA. When visiting, you need a good 4 hours to see everything. This museum has so many interests on each floor. Depending on when you visit, they also hold events throughout the year. It is accessible, the staff are very helpful and...More

Thank Lsegal56
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I decided to stay in Boston for another day in order to go to the museum and I am so happy I did. There is definitely something here for everyone. I easily spent seven hours walking around and only stopped to eat lunch at the...More

Thank eclairebing
Reviewed 2 days ago

Impressionist rooms, early American art, contemporary art, and more - with wings of the museum devoted to different areas of culture, this museum has a taste of everything. Their rotating exhibits breathe more excitement into their galleries, hosting unusual themes from Dale Chihuly's incredible glass...More

Thank crcurtis31
Reviewed 2 days ago

I loved everything about our trip to this museum. From being able to see the preservationists at work, to all of the beautiful works of art throughout history. I left feeling enchanted. This is one of the best art museums I've ever been to, and...More

Thank Shauna W
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Went to the museum to see this exhibit. Very moving to see. The Henri Ross photo exhibit is a must see if you are in Boston this summer

Thank howardr530
Reviewed 3 days ago

We enjoy American art and this place is full of everything American. Furniture, Silver, Paintings, Sculpture, etc... Even whole rooms salvaged from old homes long gone.

Thank InnOnCharlotte
Reviewed 4 days ago

I have been to numerous art museums over the world, and I would say this is a world class venue. I went Wednesday night which just happened to be free admission , $25 a person...FYI.

Thank lalalooseys_dad
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

It rained all day today so we decided to head into the museum. We were very impressed with exhibits, especially the Jewish Photography. It was fantastic! The main restaurant was closed at 4pm. The staff rude. We made our way to the satellite coffee walk...More

Thank 221PaulC
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a very impressive place! We didn't have time to see it all - that would take a couple of days- but we especially enjoyed the mummy exhibit and the Holocaust photo exhibit. Take the train from Downtown Boston - it is worth it!

Thank msunder2017
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is another Boston skyline classic seen throughout the
city. In addition to a hectic and diehard sports
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ashleymarie6
6 July 2017|
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Response from AnitaNewportBch | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely if you catch the Robert McCloskwy exhibit! "Make way for ducklings" is a classic award winning book and all ages will be enchanted!
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iamfluidconcept
23 May 2017|
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Response from c-m-e97 | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure. We didn't use our phones while visiting.
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Members Free Adults $25 Seniors (65+) $23 Children 6 and under Free Youths 7–17* Free* Students (18+)** $23** Open 7 days a week with extended hours on Saturday Visit their website
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