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Addison Gallery of American Art

180 Main St, Phillips Academy, Andover, MA 01810-4166
+1 978-749-4015
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High quality exhibits, and free!

Addison gallery is a treasure in Andover. I have been there many times as I used to live in... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Peggy B
Andover, Massachusetts
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Great collection of American art. Beautiful building, inside and out. Loved the Winslow Homer... read more

Reviewed 15 May 2017
carole c
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The Addison Gallery is home to a world-class collection of American Art, along with a vital and adventurous exhibitions program. The museum is committed to serving the public through free admission and an education outreach program that reaches diverse audiences. The Addison’s size gives visitors an opportunity to experience its wide-ranging exhibitions in a more intimate setting than typical of larger museums. The Addison is just 30 minutes from Boston.
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180 Main St, Phillips Academy, Andover, MA 01810-4166
+1 978-749-4015

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Addison gallery is a treasure in Andover. I have been there many times as I used to live in Andover. The exhibits are always well done. Although a small museum, part of Phillips Academy, it is better than a lot of university museums. You can...More

Thank Peggy B
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Great collection of American art. Beautiful building, inside and out. Loved the Winslow Homer paintings

Thank carole c
Reviewed 26 April 2017

It's a great sized museum, you can do it in an hour or two. They have an amazing model ship collection. They have rotating exhibits, which are usually interesting if not amazing. Their owned collection is impressive as well. I go a couple times a...More

Thank mjacobs
Reviewed 15 March 2017

This was our second visit to the Addison Gallery and we loved revisiting their excellent collection. Seeing their Winslow Homer paintings was a highlight as well as their broad collection of 20th century american art. Ansel Adams photo exhibit was fantastic. Free admission, easy parking...More

1  Thank 68Z28
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

This museum is on the grounds of Phillips Academy in Andover. It is a first class art museum with a broad collection of paintings,sculpture,and photography. The exhibits are changed 3 to 4 times a year in order to display the breadth of their collection, and...More

Thank Paulmac41
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

Envelope yourself in the variety and depth of this permanent collection. And if that is not enough reason to day trip to this quaint New England town, the ongoing exhibitions change regularly. No matter what the occasion, it is most welcoming to experience the quiet...More

1  Thank BeantownBaby2015
Reviewed 12 December 2016

Constant Companion and I have visited the Addison Gallery of American Art many times since first "discovering" it about 5 years ago. It is a true regional gem located on the lovely campus of Phillips Academy. As the name implies it focuses on American Art...More

Thank Robert B
Reviewed 4 December 2016

The Addison Gallery is a true treasure. Inspiring, changing Exhibitions. Well worth the trip. Go online to preview current and upcoming Exhibitions. Highly recommended

Thank silvermanarts
Reviewed 9 November 2016

Offers a very nice surroundings. Gallery volunteers are very helpful. Nice flow to gallery. Would like to see more local artists events.

Thank mttrim
Reviewed 7 October 2016

I had not been aware of this museum, but saw a reference to their Manzanar photo exhibit while traveling in New England so decided to go out of our way to visit it. A very good decision. It is a stunning building on the campus...More

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