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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  • Shakespeare & Company, Lenox

  • Cyclorama, Boston

  • Heritage Museums & Gardens +
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    Heritage Museums & Gardens


  • Fritz Glass +
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    Fritz Glass

    Dennis Port

  • Cape Kaleidoscopes +
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    Cape Kaleidoscopes


  • Addison Art Gallery +
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    Addison Art Gallery


  • Maps of Antiquity +
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    Maps of Antiquity


  • A gallery +
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    A gallery


  • Jan Collins Selman Fine Art +
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    Jan Collins Selman Fine Art


  • Aries East Gallery +
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    Aries East Gallery


  • The Galleries at 820 Main +
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    The Galleries at 820 Main

    Harwich Port

  • Gallery Voyeur +
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    Gallery Voyeur


  • Bobby Baker Gallery +
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    Bobby Baker Gallery


  • The Field Gallery +
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    The Field Gallery

    West Tisbury

  • The Gallery at Tree's Place +
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    The Gallery at Tree's Place


  • Heart Pottery +
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    Heart Pottery


  • Memento Cape Cod +
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    Memento Cape Cod


  • Preu Photography +
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    Preu Photography


  • Hyannis Harbor Artist Shanties


    Local artists and artisans work and sell their wares all summer long in the seven colorful artist shanties along Hyannis... more

    + 5 saves
  • Flying Pig Pottery

    Woods Hole

    One of a kind Cape inspired functional pottery more

    + 4 saves
  • HandCraft House


    A favorite of residents and summer visitors since 1986. The HandCraft House features hand made creations from local, regional and nationally... more

    + 4 saves
  • Green Briar Nature Center and Jam Kitchen

    East Sandwich

    Green Briar offers natural history classes for all ages, changing art exhibitions, live animal exhibits, a wildflower garden and nature... more

    + 3 saves