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Great space and interesting exhibits

Worth a day trip to see. I think contemporary art can be hit or miss, but there where some cool... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Utility from repurposed space--adventurous curatorial spriit

We made a day trip to North Adams for our first visit to this repurposed mill space. Smart... read more

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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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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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
Thank chococliff
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We've been to MASS MoCA several times over the last 25 years - and have always found some interesting installations that have made the 2 hour drive worthwhile. This is our first visit since they've doubled their size (a year ago.) While the space itself...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Alicia K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We made a day trip to North Adams for our first visit to this repurposed mill space. Smart architectural arrangements with only slightly confusing movement through the galleries. There were good temporary shows as well as a smart permanent installation. Would we return? Yes. Would...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank rlemon
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

While not really a contemporary art fan I am open to new experiences and wanted to check this out for a while. The space is incredible - huge is an understatement. The exhibits were interesting - enough that I would return. The staff were friendly...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank westsidebernie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent three hours here and didn't get tired at all! So much to look at. Consisting of many converted mills, the setting itself is overwhelming. The Hoosic River flows swiftly by, and the sight of the brick walls, the large windows looking out on...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank cootmom
Reviewed December 13, 2018

Fantastic. Great for families and tourists. Many events through out the year. Come see for yourself!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 1972brandyw
Reviewed November 27, 2018 via mobile

A good day out in a really interesting old factory building. I may not have appreciated all of the art in the way that it was intended, but it was still fun to look around. As a bonus, the was a folk group playing informally...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank MartinE184
Reviewed November 20, 2018

Never knew this place existed until a local friend of mine took us there. What a treat! We tried to cram everything in an hour. I love old factories repurposed into art museums. It reminded me of Tasmania's MONA, but on a much larger scale....More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank KitoBA
Reviewed November 15, 2018 via mobile

You won’t like everything but you will not be bored. Every gigantic room contains something you never would have predicted. It’s so big you can come back the next day on the same ticket. Make sure you reserve the Laurie Anderson and James Turrell exhibits...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank mrh16
Reviewed November 12, 2018

It's hard to describe, because unlike most museums which have far more art than they can display, Mass MoCA has virtually unlimited space. Some of the installations require you to spend a good bit of time, but the time will be well spent. Whether you...More

Date of experience: November 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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FYI, many public libraries have free family admission passes that may be borrowed.
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$20 per person