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Worcester Art Museum

Open Now: 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Open today: 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
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Went to Christmas concert and also enjoyed seeing the new exhibits. The new exhibits are always... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Worcester, Massachusetts
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We took in the Hudson River School paintings exhibition in one if its final days, and it was great... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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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
55 Salisbury St, Worcester, MA 01609-3196
+1 508-799-4406
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Went to Christmas concert and also enjoyed seeing the new exhibits. The new exhibits are always excellent and often innovative and fresh. The classic collections always excellent to see again and again.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ELANA43
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took in the Hudson River School paintings exhibition in one if its final days, and it was great. It also afforded the opportunity to re-visit this wonderful art museum. The WAM tends to get eclipsed by offerings in Boston, but is well worth a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was in Worcester for the day and had time for a casual tour. I was pleasantly surprised by the collection and was able to get some good inspiration for my own works (photography). This museum has a varied collection from modern to ancient. Although...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed November 3, 2018

Checked out the Poetry of Landscape show. Being of the Northeast it was especially rewarding to see the landscape I now being jprotraded by notable artists. Not a huge show but it does the job. The few stained glass windows make you appreciate that art...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Paul L
Reviewed November 1, 2018

Small museum with many treasures. Great permanent collection with master paintings. Armaments intermingled with art work. Hudson River School landscapes beautifully arranged. Parking across street.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 10, 2018 via mobile

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

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 3, 2018

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

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed September 22, 2018

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

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

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

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 22, 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

Date of experience: August 2018
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Jaime P
August 28, 2016|
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Response from leiasnerfherder |
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.
August 24, 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.
October 5, 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.