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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  • Faneuil Hall

    Boston

    CLOSED FOR RENOVATIONS THROUGH APRIL 2018. For 275 years, Faneuil Hall remains a site of meetings, protests, and debate right up to... more

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  • Fort Point Arts Community - Art at 12, Made in Fort Point

    Boston

    Art at 12 and Made in Fort Point, our newest gallery, store and events space is open at 12 Farnsworth Street in... more

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  • Fort Point Arts Community Gallery

    Boston

    The FPAC Gallery at 300 Summer Street, is a venue for all visual media, which presents eight exhibitions each year, with... more

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  • From the Top

    Boston

    Based in Boston, From the Top is an independent non-profit organization that celebrates the power of music in the hands... more

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  • Galerie d'Orsay

    Boston

    For more than a decade, Galerie d'Orsay has served as Boston's première resource for the finest of Master... more

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  • Galleria Florentia

    Boston

    Galleria Florentia provides Custom Italian and French Furniture for Luxury Homes and Corporations in classical, contemporary and traditional styles that... more

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  • Giovanni DeCunto

    Boston

    Studio of nationally renown painter, Giovanni DeCunto. Exhibiting for acquistion original contemporary figurative and landscape paintings. more

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  • Hatch Memorial Shell

    Boston

    Outdoor concert venue on the banks of the Charles River; special events; Friday night movies; 4th of July Boston Pops... more

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  • The Hidden Art Gallery

    Boston

    The Hidden Art Gallery is tucked away on the "Hill" behind the State House.Exhibits contemporary oil paintings... more

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  • Howard Yezerski Gallery

    Boston

    Contemporary Art Gallery in Boston's South End more

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  • iFest

    Boston

    IFest is a premium 3 day festival of contemporary Irish culture coming to Boston on September 26th-September 28th. This festival will... more

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  • King's Chapel Concert Series

    Boston

    The King's Chapel Concert Series was founded in 1958 by the renowned organist and composer Daniel Pinkham. Now under the direction... more

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  • L'Academie

    Boston

    Sassy chamber orchestra specializing in French Baroque more

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  • Laconia Gallery

    Boston

    Laconia Gallery is dedicated to the promotion of the arts in the South End and the wider Boston area by... more

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  • Lanoue Fine Art

    Boston

    Situated on fashionable Newbury Street, Lanoue Fine Art offers a unique selection of contemporary art, specializing in mixed media, by... more

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  • The Lyric Stage Company of Boston

    Boston

    Boston's oldest professional theatre, presenting award-winning productions in our intimate space near Copley Square in the Back Bay neighborhood of... more

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  • Martin Lawrence Gallery

    Boston

    Art Gallery: Warhol, Francis, Picasso, Miro, Chagall, Dali and more... more

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  • The Murder Mystery Company in Boston

    Boston

    The Experts in Mystery Entertainment are now performing live public and private interactive murder mystery dinner shows in Boston and... more

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  • The Murder Mystery Company in Boston

    Boston

    The Experts in Mystery Entertainment are now performing live public and private interactive murder mystery dinner shows in Boston and... more

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  • The North End Music and Performing Arts Center

    Boston

    Our mission is to provide affordable arts-related programming to residents of the North End/Waterfront and the surrounding neighborhoods. By... more

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