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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    Church of the Transfiguration

    Orleans

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    Rose Art Museum

    Waltham

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    Turn Park

    West Stockbridge

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    3D Bean

    Boston

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    ArtsWorcester - Art Gallery

    Worcester

  • Beverly Historical Society and Museum +
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    Beverly Historical Society and Museum

    Beverly

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    Boch Center - Wang & Shubert Theatres

    Boston

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    Essex Art Center

    Lawrence

  • Hasty Pudding Theatricals +
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    Hasty Pudding Theatricals

    Cambridge

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    Old Colony History Museum

    Taunton

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    Three Sisters Sanctuary

    Goshen

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    Whistler House Museum of Art

    Lowell

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    ArtWeek

    Boston

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    Boston Early Music Festival

    Cambridge

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    Boston's Dreamland Wax Museum

    Boston

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    Jamaica Plain

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    Everett

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    Milton

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    Hamill Gallery of African Art

    Boston

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