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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%
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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 2 days ago

I enjoyed seeing many of my favourite artists work - Renoir, Monet, Manet, Kahlo, Rembrandt and many more. Worth going to this museum!

Thank BevLovesArt
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is an excellent museum with a lot of nice art ranging from ancient sculptures to modern art. Kinda reminded me of a mini version of the Met. Definitely will take a few hours minimum to get through the whole thing A couple of things...More

Thank jgold10529
Reviewed 2 days ago

One of the best art galleries I have visited, so much to see. We had the Monet room to ourselves which was wonderful. Just splendid.

Thank oldvicar
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Excellent museum, reminds us of the Met in NYC. Too spacious to see in one day, so pick your spots. We were excited to see the Japanese wood prints from Kuniyoshi and Kunisada. Opening soon is the amazing pop art from the one and only...More

Thank Derek B
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is a fantastic museum. It would take a full day to begin todo it justice. It truly is a world class museum. Not to be missed if you like art and are in Boston. The American collection is the best outside of the Smithsonian....More

1  Thank David W
Reviewed 3 days ago

After dinner last night, our friends, Ron and Julie, took us to the first kick-off event of the Museum of Fine Arts new seasonal series entitled "MFA Late Nites". The MFA opened its doors from 8:00 PM until 2:00 AM for ticketed entry to the...More

Thank Linda M
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Beautiful museum, helpful staff, permanent impressionist collection is great and the Chiluly glass sculpture 3 stories tall and Tiffany glass

Thank wisejsm25
Reviewed 3 days ago

Great museum.We only had a few hours to spend here and would have liked a lot longer. It is beautifully laid out. There are so many sections so something to interest everyone. The guide book gave you some good ideas of what to see if...More

Thank Linda H
Reviewed 4 days ago

It is great that admission allows you to return for up to 4 days, as you'll probably need more than one day to get through all of the exhibits at this museum. We didn't have too long to spend, se we visited the exhibits that...More

Thank Brendan1969
Reviewed 4 days ago

I'm not a big art gallery person, but I left this place feeling cultured and excited to see the various exhibits. Also, great for kids. Make sure you pick up the kids tot bag for them to do activities throughout the facility.

Thank iliketravel99
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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1 October 2017|
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Response from knik781 | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure about that as security changes frequently as the times demand. It is probably best to call them directly.
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.