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MASS MoCA

Closed Now: 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Open today: 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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No matter the revolving art--there's incredible history and great architecture on exhibit

My husband and I were members of the Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art before the complex of... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Dana M
All time favorite museum

Not to be missed. I return again and again. Simply extraordinary installations. Incredible facility... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
caroll973
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Northampton, Massachusetts
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Housed on a restored 19th century factory campus, MASS MoCA is the largest center for contemporary visual and performing arts in the country. Open year round with full schedule of live events, changing exhibitions and Sol LeWitt Wall Drawing...more
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1040 Mass Moca Way, North Adams, MA 01247-2499
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My husband and I were members of the Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art before the complex of empty mill buildings was even completed or open to the public. Years before that, we were students at the local state college when Sprague Electric closed its doors,...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Dana M
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Not to be missed. I return again and again. Simply extraordinary installations. Incredible facility in an old rambly factory in a town that has struggled since the closing of mills. Provocative. Creative. Inspiring. Confusing. Such a great experience.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

the size of the exhibits dwarfs almost all other museums. Very well laid out and very comfortable. Good food options on site.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Last minute plan to head out so didn't do my usual research. I like Contemporary art....but often don't understand all it is trying to convey.. so I timed my visit for the daily tour at 2p. Off our merry band followed as our guide tour...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed February 13, 2019 via mobile

Loved this building with its unique architecture and wonderful space . The Sol Lewitt exhibit is quite fascinating . Short video was well done explaining his work. Many of the other exhibits were interactive and very well done! Could spend hours here! If you call...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed February 6, 2019

I have lived in the region for 12 years, but was very reluctant to visit MOCA. I thought I didn’t like modern art. I was seriously wrong. The art at MOCA is interesting, provoking and has a huge degree of fun. The paintings, sculptures and...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed February 3, 2019 via mobile

Massive art museum built in an old factory facility. Large installations, virtual reality exhibit, kids exhibits. Largest modern art museum in the area. Reciprocity admission with NYC's Whitney Museum.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Chief421
Reviewed January 29, 2019

This museum is a hidden gem. Such an incredible collection of art, and so big you need multiple days to visit. Note that your ticket lasts two days so plan for a few days to visit, and get there early and plan to stay late....More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed January 23, 2019 via mobile

Love this extensive museum. Very thought provoking exhibits and always interesting for teens and adults alike. Cafe is really good too!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Lisa K
Reviewed January 4, 2019

Worth a day trip to see. I think contemporary art can be hit or miss, but there where some cool exhibits. The space is huge so installation works are really uninhibited. The current exhibits didn't really speak to me, but there were some great installations...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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July 10, 2018|
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Response from thegangof4inNJ | Reviewed this property |
We have stayed at the Porches in North Adams and it was great. Another time we stayed at the Holiday Inn in North Adams because the Porches was booked. It was a great location (like Porches), less expensive, but not as... More
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December 24, 2017|
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FYI, many public libraries have free family admission passes that may be borrowed.
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