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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  • SoWa Open Market +
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    SoWa Open Market

    Boston

  • Newbury Street +
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    Newbury Street

    Boston

  • Heritage Museums & Gardens +
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    Heritage Museums & Gardens

    Sandwich

  • Worcester Art Museum +
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    Worcester Art Museum

    Worcester

  • S.J. DAVIS GLASS STUDIO +
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    S.J. DAVIS GLASS STUDIO

    Kingston

  • Boston Children's Museum +
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    Boston Children's Museum

    Boston

  • Fruitlands Museum +
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    Fruitlands Museum

    Harvard

  • Adams National Historical Park +
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    Adams National Historical Park

    Quincy

  • MASS MoCA +
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    MASS MoCA

    North Adams

  • Diablo Glass School +
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    Diablo Glass School

    Boston

  • Museum of African American History +
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    Museum of African American History

    Boston

  • Wistariahurst Museum +
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    Wistariahurst Museum

    Holyoke

  • Brush It Off +
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    Brush It Off

    Sturbridge (fiskdale)

  • Botanic Garden of Smith College +
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    Botanic Garden of Smith College

    Northampton

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

    Lowell

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

    Sutton

  • Vaillancourt Folk Art +
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    Vaillancourt Folk Art

    Sutton

  • ArtsBoston Booths +
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    ArtsBoston Booths

    Boston

  • SculptureNow +
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    SculptureNow

    Becket

  • Wicked Art Bar - Paint & Sip Studio +
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    Wicked Art Bar - Paint & Sip Studio

    Beverly

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