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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  • Cyclorama, Boston

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    Anthi's Drawing Room

    Marion

  • Art Complex Museum +
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    Art Complex Museum

    Duxbury

  • Arthur Moniz Gallery +
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    Arthur Moniz Gallery

    New Bedford

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    Artist Exposure Gallery

    Plymouth

  • Beer Can Museum and Hall of Fame +
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    Beer Can Museum and Hall of Fame

    East Taunton

  • Blanchard's Colonial Tavern +
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    Blanchard's Colonial Tavern

    Avon

  • Dedee Shattuck Gallery +
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    Dedee Shattuck Gallery

    Westport

  • Fuller Craft Museum +
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    Fuller Craft Museum

    Brockton

  • Gallery X +
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    Gallery X

    New Bedford

  • Hedge House Museum +
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    Hedge House Museum

    Plymouth

  • Judith Klein Art Gallery +
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    Judith Klein Art Gallery

    New Bedford

  • King Richard's Faire +
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    King Richard's Faire

    Carver

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

    Fall River

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

    Mansfield

  • Native +
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    Native

    Scituate

  • New Bedford Folk Festival +
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    New Bedford Folk Festival

    New Bedford

  • New Bedford Whaling Museum +
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    New Bedford Whaling Museum

    New Bedford

  • Padanaram Village +
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    Padanaram Village

    S. Dartmouth

  • Pilgrim Hall Museum +
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    Pilgrim Hall Museum

    Plymouth

  • Pilgrim Progress +
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    Pilgrim Progress

    Plymouth