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 Berkshire theater scene and 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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  • Imagine: A Center for Community & the Arts +
    1 saves

    Imagine: A Center for Community & the Arts

    Cambridge

  • Improv Asylum +
    16 saves

    Improv Asylum

    Boston

  • The Institute of Contemporary Art +
    21 saves

    The Institute of Contemporary Art

    Boston

  • King Richard's Faire +
    91 saves

    King Richard's Faire

    Carver

  • Marta's Vineyard Camp Meeting Association +
    1 saves

    Marta's Vineyard Camp Meeting Association

    Oak Bluffs

  • MBL Club +
    2 saves

    MBL Club

    Woods Hole

  • MIFA Victory Theatre +
    1 saves

    MIFA Victory Theatre

    Holyoke

  • The Mosquito Storyslam +
    2 saves

    The Mosquito Storyslam

    Provincetown

  • The Mount, Edith Wharton's Home +
    117 saves

    The Mount, Edith Wharton's Home

    Lenox

  • National Black Doll Museum of History & Culture +
    6 saves

    National Black Doll Museum of History & Culture

    Mansfield

  • Northampton Center for the Arts +
    7 saves

    Northampton Center for the Arts

    Northampton

  • Pilgrim Progress +
    73 saves

    Pilgrim Progress

    Plymouth

  • Plimoth Plantation +
    637 saves

    Plimoth Plantation

    Plymouth

  • Priscilla Beach Theatre +
    4 saves

    Priscilla Beach Theatre

    Plymouth

  • Reagle Music Theatre of Greater Boston +
    3 saves

    Reagle Music Theatre of Greater Boston

    Waltham

  • Shakespeare & Company +
    13 saves

    Shakespeare & Company

    Lenox

  • UMass Fine Arts Center +
    11 saves

    UMass Fine Arts Center

    Amherst

  • The Vineyard Playhouse +
    7 saves

    The Vineyard Playhouse

    Vineyard Haven

  • Voice Movement Therapy +
    1 saves

    Voice Movement Therapy

    Oak Bluffs

  • Wheelock Family Theatre +
    1 saves

    Wheelock Family Theatre

    Boston

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