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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    The Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art


  • UMass Fine Arts Center +
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    UMass Fine Arts Center


  • Mead Art Museum at Amherst College +
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    Mead Art Museum at Amherst College


  • FOLCWALD Gallery of Sculptural Art +
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    FOLCWALD Gallery of Sculptural Art


  • University Museum of Contemporary Art +
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    University Museum of Contemporary Art


  • Yiddish Book Center +
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    Yiddish Book Center


  • The Fine Arts Center


    Broadway musicals, theater and dance performances, jazz concerts, orchestra, and chamber music. more

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  • College of Humanities & Fine Arts at UMass Amherst


    Societies throughout history have generated scholars, artists, writers and thinkers who have raised fundamental questions to better understand and express... more

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  • Ko Festival of Performance


    Professional summer theatre festival, presenting 5 weeks of performances, workshops and special events, including all-ages events on the campus of Amherst... more

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  • Hope & Feathers Framing and Gallery


    Hope & Feathers is a busy full-service custom frame shop specializing in conservation framing materials. They also feature local artists... more

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  • Museums 10


    In the heart of western Massachusetts, Museums10 is a dynamic collaborative of 10 museums that inspire, engage and enrich their communities... more

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  • Music at Amherst


    Music at Amherst is the Amherst College Music Department visiting artist series. more

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  • Valley Light Opera


    Operatic Group singing Chorus in Public for 37 years. more

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