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Worcester Art Museum

55 Salisbury St, Worcester, MA 01609-3196
+1 508-799-4406
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Too long between visits

My wife and i recently went back to the Art Museum. It had been about 15 years since our last... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Worcester, Massachusetts
An odd collection

We were there for a wedding & reception. Lots of stairs! The exhibits were everywhere (both... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jan C
Fort Worth, United States
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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 4 days ago

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 1 week ago

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 1 week ago

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 2 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was so impressed by Worcester art museum. A lot of people are not aware of this fabulous museum. The collections are master pieces. The experience are way beyond my expectation. This is a hidden gem in the neighborhood. I no longer need to drive...More

1  Thank tao2010
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This distinguished museum houses many world famous works of art, in a lovely, calming setting. There is always an inventive and illuminating exhibition going on as well. It's a wonderful way to spend an afternoon-- and make sure to have lunch at its charming cafe!

Thank adventurousliz
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is a lovely smallish museum in the center of Worcester. As soon as you enter, you see a large atrium with a magnificent Roman mosaic on the floor. We saw a great special exhibit of Latin American/Spanish colonial art. We then only had time...More

Thank phillyjo
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

thoughtful layout and good collections. Also takes kids into account and has exhibits for them. Loved the one that highlighted a children's author and appreciate their armor collection and how it is displayed including interactive dimension for kids.

Thank ELANA43
Reviewed 19 May 2017

This museum has a great collection of Roman mosaics from a 20th century excavation in Antioch. Their Renaissance gallery floor contains the largest of the these, the Worcester Hunt. They have a good selection of other Classical Art works, particularly Roman statues. In the small...More

Thank Gerard_S77
Reviewed 11 May 2017

Each trip is a new adventure. The museum is so organized and there are many people to guide you. Perfect way to spend a rainy day!

Thank Heidi C
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Jaime P
How much is it to get in
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.
The pear and mushroom soup recipe! Do you have a cookbook with this and other recipes featured in your cafe?
24 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.
What days in October is it free
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."