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Worcester Art Museum

55 Salisbury St, Worcester, MA 01609-3196
+1 508-799-4406
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A wonderful afternoon

Friends and I met for lunch in the WAM restaurant. It was delicious as it always is. Then we... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Worcester, Massachusetts
Worth a visit

I love this place. Some of my favorite works of art are here. It's large enough to spend a snowy... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Shannon D
Worcester, Massachusetts
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This central Massachusetts museum houses a collection that includes works by European and American artists as well as Asian, Greek and Roman art.
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good25%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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55 Salisbury St, Worcester, MA 01609-3196
+1 508-799-4406
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Friends and I met for lunch in the WAM restaurant. It was delicious as it always is. Then we spent a couple of hours walking through the galleries. We saw great art, the mosaic tapestry on the Rennaisance Court floor, and more. WAM is one...More

Thank Kloster111
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I love this place. Some of my favorite works of art are here. It's large enough to spend a snowy day but not so large that it would take more than one day. There is a very nice cafe for lunch. The menu isn't extensive...More

1  Thank Shannon D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The art museum was a world of amazement! They had a lot of cool and great things to admire...i went here on a date and it was absolutely beautiful. The art museum is good to do a project on school or just learning general information....More

Thank Cassandra G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

WAM has awesome programs for kids. Their collection of art is also awesome and you can't miss their cafe. Stop by for an awesome lunch surrounded by art.

Thank ElmerEubanks
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The museum has some top-notch European and American art. We saw pieces by Gilbert Stuart, Cassat, John Singer Sargent, Bierstadt, and Hogarth, to name a few. Some of the newly arranged galleries were very well assembled. There are also some large-scale Roman mosaics, and a...More

Thank Liz C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

while you still can. This exhibit of 17th and 18th century Spanish and Portuguese colonial art from the South American altiplano (high plains) ends on July 9, 2017. The collection, assembled by Richard and Roberta Huber, includes paintings, furniture, sculpture, silverwork and ivories. Although these...More

Thank Linda_in_Quincy
Reviewed 22 June 2017

My wife and i recently went back to the Art Museum. It had been about 15 years since our last visit. WOW, i simply forgot about the beauty and the offerings of this GEM right in our own backyard. I personally am a history buff...More

Thank gofishdan
Reviewed 15 June 2017

We were there for a wedding & reception. Lots of stairs! The exhibits were everywhere (both physically and artistically). There are multiple entrances which can be confusing. Acoustics were non existent - very noisy.

Thank Jan C
Reviewed 15 June 2017

I have gone to a few exhibits there and each time the staff has organized a very professional experience. They also are proficient at allowing ample viewing time and at finding a location where one can see. I am vertically challenged and so am always...More

Thank Sue F
Reviewed 9 June 2017

This museum has an amazing collection. It's easy to spend a few hours looking around. Lots of places to sit and enjoy the artwork. Easy parking. Not at all crowded. Definitely recommend!

Thank NHmomUSA
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Jaime P
28 August 2016|
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Response from Debcar502 | Reviewed this property |
I believe it was 14 for adult the month of August was free. They are closed Mon and Tues. Check their website they do have other free times as well.
25 August 2016|
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Response from lks08 | Reviewed this property |
Good Morning!!!! Soup sounds good but have no idea if they sell a cookbook. I'm sure if you call the museum they could answer your question.
5 October 2015|
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Response from happytraveller01605 | Reviewed this property |
First Saturday morning of each month is free, as is first weekend of the month for Bank of America customers. For details visit their website under "Hours and Admission."