Art is subjective, but we think we can objectively say that Massachusetts has the best art in the entire solar system. After all, it’s home to the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, one of the world’s most impressive collections of fine art; Mass MoCA, the country’s most fertile site for large scale new art; and the “small but big” Worcester Art and Fitchburg Art Museums. Plus, there’s a whole museum of bad art, and one that’s free if your name is Isabella. Wake up your soul at the Jacob’s Pillow dance festival, catch yourself clapping inappropriately loud for the world famous Boston Symphony Orchestra or banging your head (in a good way) in the birthplace of hardcore punk. And don’t leave without experiencing some drama (also in a good way) at one of our amazing theaters, from The Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center in The Berkshires to Worcester’s majestic Hanover Theatre to Boston’s storied theater district. You can also visit the Massachusetts Cultural Council website for more information on the arts in Massachusetts.

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  • Creative Arts Center in Chatham, Inc

    Chatham

    The Creative Arts Center is a community resource which offers opportunities for education and enrichment in the arts. Membership at... more

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  • Cultural Center of Cape Cod

    South Yarmouth

    The Cultural Center of Cape Cod is open 7 days per week, year round, and offers a wide range of entertainment,... more

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  • Danforth Museum of Art

    Framingham

    Our mission statement: The Danforth Museum and School of Art actively engages its communities within an intimate environment to experience,... more

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  • Davis Art Gallery

    Worcester

    The Davis Art Gallery opened in 2006 and is operated by Davis Publications, the leader in art education since 1901. The mission... more

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  • The Davis Museum at Wellesley College

    Wellesley

    The Davis is home to distinguished permanent collections from around the globe; holdings include paintings, sculptures, works on paper, photographs,... more

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  • Dedham Square Artist Guild

    Dedham

    The Dedham Square Artist Guild is a co-operative of over 25 local artists. We feature everything from oil and acrylics to... more

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  • Design Museum Boston

    Boston

    Design Museum Boston is a newcomer to New England's cultural landscape. We are the region's first museum dedicated solely to... more

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  • Design Museum Boston

    Boston

    We're a new kind of museum focused on educating the world about design. We're based in Boston, but we don't... more

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  • Dinner Detective Murder Mystery Show

    Somerville

    The Dinner Detective is America's largest interactive murder mystery comedy dinner show. You'll solve a hilarious murder case while you... more

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  • Divine Stage Works

    Jamaica Plain

    Divine Stage Works produces stage readings and theatrical productions. more

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  • dmg (Don Muller Gallery Inc.)

    Northampton

    dmg features an outstanding collection of museum quality crafts and fine jewelry from over 300 American artists. more

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  • Double Edge Theatre

    Ashfield

    Double Edge Theatre's mission is to create a 'living culture' by developing the highest quality of original theatre performance, based... more

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  • Dragonfly Fine Arts Gallery

    Oak Bluffs

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  • Dunstable Summer Concerts

    Dunstable

    13th Annual Dunstable Summer Concerts Every Wednesday night 6:30 - 8:30p.m. on the Dunstable town common rte.113 Rain Date, next... more

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  • Eastham Painters Guild

    Eastham

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  • Echo Gallery

    Shelburne Falls

    Contemporary art gallery featuring Laurie M Goddard and guests in a new gallery in an old village, fun, award winning... more

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  • Elements Theatre Company

    Orleans

    Since primitive man uttered his first "ugh," humans have asked: who am I, how did I get here,... more

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  • the elynn kroger gallery

    Gloucester

    gallery and studio featuring abstract landscape paintings by elynn kroger. open year round. situated in historic art colony with views. more

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  • Emmanuel Music, Inc.

    Boston

    Emmanuel Music is dedicated to enriching the life of the community through the transformative power of music. Expanding on a 40... more

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  • Eric Whitacre and the Eric Whitacre Singers

    Boston

    Eric Whitacre and the Eric Whitacre Singers Inspirations: North American Debut Tour Announcing the debut US tour of Eric Whitacre... more

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