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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 yesterday

This is a really great place. They had a special exhibition on Japanese woodcuts comparing two famous artists that was done with panache and fun- as if it were a contest. Amazing collection. Then I think on permanent display and gorgeous exhibit of revival jewelry...More

Thank couplessPS
Reviewed yesterday

This is a wonderful museum with varied exhibitions throughout the year from other museums located throughout the world. It is truly a world-class museum with world-class curators and supporting staffs.

Thank BG D
Reviewed yesterday

The collection here is fantastic. I really appreciated the Boston flair to the collection and how the museum has documented the relationships between the paintings and the city/history. Excellent variety of different schools of art. And two Edward Hopper paintings - my faves! And a...More

Thank BillSTL
Reviewed yesterday

I like this museum, there are a lot of different exhibits to explore across many generes. It is really big, so plan on spending most of your day there. They have a restaurant on site, which is convenient, but a little more expensive than the...More

Thank HunteRuby
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I came to focus on the American Art and found the audio guide a bit disappointing. I expected to find an audio tour on this topic, and there was none. The collections seemed a bit random, and too often I was missing an explanation in...More

Thank aeh73
Reviewed yesterday

Love this museum. My favorite part was the European Art, the Impressionist paintings and Rodin sculptures. There is a huge collection of art of the Americas, lots of Egyptian and Asian art. A person could spend hours and hours to see everything. Beautiful building, as...More

Thank Karen Z
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I recently visited this museum on a rainy Saturday morning. I was able to take advantage of a free admission deal the museum has with a financial institution (that was a great perk). I enjoyed many of the exhibits I had an opportunity to see....More

Thank cdf81
Reviewed 2 days ago

Walked here from Back Bay on my first day in Boston, absolutely loved it. Plenty to see and loads of variety.

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Reviewed 3 days ago

My spouse and I visited Boston’s Museum of Fine Arts (MFA) on a Saturday afternoon in late May 2017. The museum is open daily from approximately 10:00 am until 5:00 pm, with extended hours until 10:00 pm on Wednesdays (including “Winedays” social event), Thursdays, and...More

Thank fluffnfold
Reviewed 4 days ago

It is nice museum but because I have seen the Philadelphia one before, this one was somehow a disappointment.

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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