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

  • Worcester Art Museum +
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    Worcester Art Museum

    Worcester

  • The Hanover Theatre for the Performing Arts +
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    The Hanover Theatre for the Performing Arts

    Worcester

  • Escape Games Worcester +
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    Escape Games Worcester

    Worcester

  • Charlton Woods

    Charlton

    Charlton Woods is a recreation and conference center located on 380 acres of beautiful woodland, including a 35 acre pond. Activities include... more

    + 4 saves
  • Skeleton Crew Theater

    Gill

    Part scavenger hunt, part theater. People go on a interactive story walk in the woods and meet huge animechanical characters... more

    + 4 saves
  • Stageloft Repertory Theater

    Sturbridge

    Professional theater. more

    + 4 saves
  • Drawbridge Puppet Theater

    Lunenburg

    Puppet and Marionette performances -Saturday and Sunday 11:00AM and 1:00 PM - year round! $5.00 per person. Free Parking. Visit our Enchanted... more

    + 2 saves
  • Worcester Forum Theatre Ensemble

    Worcester

    Off-Broadway shows and productions in outdoor amphitheatre. more

    + 2 saves
  • Wachusett Theatre Company

    Holden

    Musicals staged at Foothills Theatre. more

    + 1 saves
  • Becoming More Productions

    Whitinsville

    Becoming More Productions is a Worcester-based visual and performing arts collaborative committed to personal and artistic courage through the development... more

    + 0 saves
  • Charlton Arts & Activities Center

    Charlton

    The CAAC is a volunteer run arts & activities center that provides music (instrument & voice) lessons, art lessons, Irish... more

    + 0 saves
  • Decades Rewind

    Worcester

    Decades Rewind is a National touring concert, dance party and theatrical performance all wrapped up in one blockbuster show! Come... more

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  • Gateway Players Theatre

    Southbridge

    Gateway Players Theatre, Inc. is a non-profit educational organization dedicated to the support and encouragement of the arts and the... more

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  • Stratton Players

    Fitchburg

    Stratton Players was established in 1925, making it one of the oldest community theatre groups in the country. We are a... more

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  • Worcester Cultural Coalition/WOO Card

    Worcester

    Worcester: Where will you WOO? Use the WOO Card to save at more than 60 Worcester area restaurants, museums, theaters, hotels... more

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