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Museum of Fine Arts: Tours & Tickets

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Boston's oldest, largest and best-known art institution, the MFA houses one of the world's most comprehensive art collections and is renowned for its Impressionist paintings, Asian and Egyptian collections and early American art.
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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465 Huntington Ave, Avenue of the Arts, Boston, MA 02115-5597
Fenway / Kenmore
+1 617-267-9300
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Boston's Museum of Fine Arts (MFA) ranks among the best collections in the U.S.. Art in Americas should not be missed and I always enjoy the special exhibits that range from modern masters to displays of objects from ancient Asian, European and Africa, Although its...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank LouisEbarb
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It was a great afternoon at the museum of fine arts. Lots of options for everyone’s artistic preferences.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Daydream135560
Reviewed 3 days ago

While visiting Boston, we spent a wonderful afternoon at the Museum of Fine Art. Having visited some of the top art museums, I can safely say that MFA is up there with the best. Their various collections cover the Americas, Europe, Asia and Africa, as...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank exnorther
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The building is beautiful and the Japanese garden is worth the price of admission! While more limited that I expected, I very much enjoyed the Boston made exhibit.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Lorne_Alexandra
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is a 'must visit' as it is a wonderful collection. But having visited many other great museums in the last fortnight we feel the MFA could raise its game. The layout/map is confusing - well it was to us. It is massive but somehow...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank hedgehogHampshire
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So much to see..... seemed like one day is not enough. We decided to take the free highlight tour, which is a good introduction to the museum. The guide was great and provided just enough information with being too boring. It also allow us to...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank RRla
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

this place is really awesome! I really liked it even with limited art knowledge and interest. Don’t wana spoil it but they have very nice old posters from the most famous artists and painters.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank World-Wonderer01
Reviewed 1 week ago

you could stay there for hours and hours food there is a bit $$$$ Great on rainy snowy days and they do have a few FREE DAYS

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Hollace J
Reviewed 1 week ago

The atmosphere is one of inviting with rich history and fascinating exhibitions. It pays to arrive early or book ahead to avoid the queue. Suitable for all ages especially for children to explore. Wheelchair accessible entrance and parking. There's lavatory and gift shop. It has...More

Date of experience: May 2019
1  Thank SushKhera
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As Europeans we skipped most of the European artists as we get to see plenty of them and focused on the American artists who we would rarely see. The building is fabulous with a combination of really old and really new but it is huge...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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17 June 2019|
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Response from The_Coach55 | Reviewed this property |
I visited during the day and it seemed fine. If you use the ‘T’ it is less than that five minutes away from Museum of Fine Arts station on foot.
Amy W
17 February 2019|
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Response from williamcD2831XX | Reviewed this property |
There is a members entrance around the left hand side of the building.
17 January 2019|
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Response from williamcD2831XX | Reviewed this property |
Mid week you should be OK...but I’d book for a weekend day.