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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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  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
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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 yesterday via mobile

This is a must stop for anyone who enjoys the arts. We spent 3+ hours here and could have stayed longer. There were so many rooms and exhibits to see. They also have a cafe. We had coffee and dessert, but you can stop by...More

Thank KariMusic
Reviewed 2 days ago

Even though I'm not a art specialist, I really enjoyed this museum. I had to visit again and again because it has huge huge collection of various types. The museum itself is very beautiful and very comfortable to look around. All staffs and atmosphere are...More

Thank JamesTheCho
Reviewed 2 days ago

Expensive museum. I enjoyed the little 'see the highlights' on the back of the guide. Museum isn't too big and it's manageable to see in 2 hours.

Thank Michelle J
Reviewed 3 days ago

Amazing museum with great works of art from all over the world -- from ancient Greece to contemporary art -- from Japanese woodblock prints to early American furniture -- fascinating!

Thank Mmedesevigny
Reviewed 4 days ago

Wow!! Two famous Japanese rival artists fill this exhibit of woodblock prints in two large rooms. I was blown away. The gift shop has several good books and articles that complement the exhibit. These amazing prints are on display until October 3rd, 2017. If you...More

Thank LeverettGirl
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Five of us had a wonderful time roaming the various collections, I am huge fan of the beautiful inlaid furniture and there are wonderful period rooms to view. Degas' ballerina is my favorite but the collection of impressionist paintings is extraordinary. The tickets can be...More

Thank sharronsibley
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Have really enjoyed my trip to Boston but this museum is superb. Outstanding displays well spaced and explained. Incredible Monet exhibit as well as European and American collections. Combine that with not too many people, high class food that would put many restaurants to shame...More

Thank Troonie1
Reviewed 6 days ago

Boston's Museum of Fine Arts and the Metropolitan Museum in New York were founded within a year of each other in 1870. Like the Red Sox and Yankees ther have been rivals ever since. While the Met is bigger the MFA in many detalis is...More

Thank Gonzology
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Every time I come to this museum I am impressed. I am a New Yorker yet several times a year I come to MoFA. I maintain my membership and am never disappointed. This museum always has nice special exhibits but regardless in it's permanent collection...More

Thank Martha H
Reviewed 6 days ago

The MFA is Boston's best art museum. It has a regular collection of good works, and exhibits that are worth seeing. We have an Annual membership that contributes to the museum and gives us free admission for two and discounted parking. The docent tours are...More

Thank GaryBoston1
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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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!
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.
13 April 2017|
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Response from Nick B | Reviewed this property |
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