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Worcester Art Museum

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This museum was much bigger than we anticipated. For this size of city, they had an impressive... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
dananddiana
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Chippewa Falls
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Wonderful art museum in central Massachusetts worth visiting

Worcester Art museum has so many gems worth seeing that many don't know about. They have also... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
christina1633
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Boston, 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.
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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55 Salisbury St, Worcester, MA 01609-3196
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+1 508-799-4406
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This museum was much bigger than we anticipated. For this size of city, they had an impressive collection.

Thank dananddiana
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Worcester Art museum has so many gems worth seeing that many don't know about. They have also recently acquired the Higgins Armory Museum rare collections of armor and everything related to knights. The museum has beautiful Roman mosaics, and special collections from all over the...More

Thank christina1633
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Catch the exhibit with Tiffany and LaFarge stained glass! Also enjoyed the new exhibit on Hudson River painters.

Thank dbuffo
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Great place to visit, I could spend hours there. I love the cafe there as well. Great food and lovely atmosphere.

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Reviewed 22 August 2018

My son and I were in town to launch his college career at WPI. We went to WAM on a Friday, and it was free! I would have paid, and will return. In fact, we went again the next day to bring my other son....More

Thank traveling4family
Reviewed 22 August 2018

A wonderfully welcoming venue! Staff's engaging attitude serves as foundation for an enriching, exciting and enjoyable afternoon.

2  Thank johnfjohnston
Reviewed 19 August 2018

This museum has a wonderful variety of exhibits. There are the old favorites but also always something new and interesting. Extra added treat free admission during the month of August!!

Thank vizzgp
Reviewed 16 August 2018

Surprised at the variety in this small, but hardly tiny, museum. Good cross selection of painting, ceramics and Roman mosaics plus Paul Revere silver. Nice special exhibits as well. Unusual chair design for resting while viewing.

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Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

This wonderful jewel of a place is just off 290 and has free parking. Throughout the museum are signs featuring a cartoon puppy to remind children “Paws off the art!” with explanations why we don’t touch the art. There are stations peppered throughout with replicas...More

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Reviewed 9 August 2018

If you are traveling near Cape Cod and want to spend an enjoyable afternoon, this museums is the place to go. There are many interesting exhibits and activities for all ages. Most impressive it the Worcester Hunt Floor Mosaic. There is something for every interest....More

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Jaime P
28 August 2016|
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Prices are $16 for Adults, $14 for Seniors and Students. 1st Saturday of the month is free. 1st Weekend of the month is free for Bank of America cardholders. August 2018 is free for the whole month.
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OlderMom60
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.
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orlandori
5 October 2015|
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Response from leiasnerfherder | Reviewed this property |
Starting in September 2018, the 1st Sunday each month will he free and not the 1st Saturday.
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