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, one that’s free if your name is Isabella, and the country’s oldest continuously operating art colony. 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 Berkshire theater scene and Worcester’s majestic Hanover Theatre to Boston’s storied theater district.

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  • Cape Cod Canal Centennial +
    17 saves

    Cape Cod Canal Centennial

    Buzzards Bay

  • ENQ ~ Explore North Quabbin +
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    ENQ ~ Explore North Quabbin

    Athol

  • Springfield Museums +
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    Springfield Museums

    Springfield

  • Harvard Art Museums +
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    Harvard Art Museums

    Cambridge

  • Josiah Quincy House, A Historic New England Property +
    11 saves

    Josiah Quincy House, A Historic New England Property

    Quincy

  • American Textile History Museum +
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    American Textile History Museum

    Lowell

  • A Christmas Museum (at Vaillancourt Folk Art +
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    A Christmas Museum (at Vaillancourt Folk Art

    Sutton

  • Brush Art Gallery & Studios +
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    Brush Art Gallery & Studios

    Lowell

  • Phillips House Museum +
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    Phillips House Museum

    Salem

  • Cogswell's Grant, a Historic New England Property +
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    Cogswell's Grant, a Historic New England Property

    Essex

  • Vaillancourt Folk Art +
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    Vaillancourt Folk Art

    Sutton

  • ArtsBoston BosTix Booths +
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    ArtsBoston BosTix Booths

    Boston

  • Ipswich Museum +
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    Ipswich Museum

    Ipswich

  • Otis House Museum, A Historic New England Property +
    5 saves

    Otis House Museum, A Historic New England Property

    Boston

  • Sargent House Museum +
    5 saves

    Sargent House Museum

    Gloucester

  • University Museum of Contemporary Art +
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    University Museum of Contemporary Art

    Amherst

  • Winslow Crocker House, A Historic New England Property +
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    Winslow Crocker House, A Historic New England Property

    Yarmouth Port

  • Cyrus Dallin Art Museum +
    3 saves

    Cyrus Dallin Art Museum

    Arlington

  • International Poster Gallery +
    3 saves

    International Poster Gallery

    Boston

  • Marine Museum at Fall River +
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    Marine Museum at Fall River

    Fall River

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