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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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  • Very good17%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 21:45
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
465 Huntington Ave, Avenue of the Arts, Boston, MA 02115-5597
Fenway / Kenmore
+1 617-267-9300
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Reviewed 8 February 2016

One of the best encyclopedic museums, extended hours on several days, peaceful, thorough. Very well thoughtout presentations of period art. Surprisingly good contemporary selections. Several excellent places to ear.eat

Thank Sheila A
Reviewed 8 February 2016

something for everyone beautiful Impressionist collection,Asian art collection and kids love ancient Egypt

Thank gin h
Reviewed 8 February 2016 via mobile

MFA has everything you expect a museum in a large city to have . . . antiquities, Impressionists, Dutch Masters, some contemporary art . . . I give it a 4 because it's all there; but honestly, I wasn't crazy about it. And I'm the...More

Thank CarlaDMitchell
Reviewed 8 February 2016

Often interesting things going. As a long time member I feel as if members interests are being neglected from inconvenient entrance to consistently bad food franchise at this moment. (Hopefully the current contract will soon be up as I used to love to enjoy the...More

1  Thank iamchimera
Reviewed 8 February 2016

The Boston Museum of Fine Arts is not just 'an' experience, it is 'many' experiences. But it is not completely overwhelming. No matter your interests, you will be wowed. The 'featured galleries', the Americas, Europe, Asia, Africa, the Ancient World, Contemporary Art, Photography, Musical Instruments,...More

Thank katwun
Reviewed 8 February 2016

Great Art museum with excellent art work collection. In exposition ancient and modern artists from all over the world. Good collection of impressionists, japanese art, american and european masters.

Thank mzeleny
Reviewed 8 February 2016 via mobile

The MFA is a beautiful place. It's a great place to get lost in and enjoy all the wonderful artwork. It's impossible not to spend the whole day there. A must if you're in Boston.

Thank Joanna O
Reviewed 8 February 2016

If you are in Boston this is a must to visit. The museum's collections are excellent and special shows are ususally great. There is something for every art lover here.

Thank JudyBrookline
Reviewed 8 February 2016 via mobile

I was a member when I lived in Boston 2013. This museum is always improving. The art and the display environment is perfect. I have participated in Foreign Language Tours, which are awesome. Fine collection of Boston art.

Thank LaureninBoston
Reviewed 7 February 2016

I had read about the exhibit, "Class Distinctions" and having lived in the Netherlands for many years, I really wanted to see it. The museum was very easy to reach using the Boston's public transportation system though keep in mind that the ticket machine in...More

Thank VHTA
Fenway / Kenmore
The Curse of the Bambino may have ended years ago, but
loyal Red Sox fans will continue to infiltrate this
home to historic Fenway Park, where you can find
victory banners, people yelling in stereotypical
Boston accents, and lots of sports bars. Located
within Kenmore Square, the old gas station Citgo sign
is another Boston skyline classic seen throughout the
city. In addition to a hectic and diehard sports
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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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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