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Worcester Art Museum

Closed Now: 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Open today: 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
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Worcester art museum

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

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Worcester, Massachusetts
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Great local museum!

My son and I were in town to launch his college career at WPI. We went to WAM on a Friday, and it... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks 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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Hours Today: 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
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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 weeks ago via mobile

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

Thank Companion563216
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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 4 weeks ago

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

2  Thank johnfjohnston
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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 August 16, 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.

Thank Anise2014
Reviewed August 16, 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

Thank Fearless769103
Reviewed August 9, 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

1  Thank Rita G
Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

This is a gem of Worcester! The armory had to incorporate its works at WAM, so there is still a chance to see these and the art collection is well curated

Thank tgessler
Reviewed August 6, 2018

I was expecting a much smaller, less grand, and lower grade collection that I found here. The museum space has 4 levels with a nice mix of local artists, well known artists, sculpture, Paul Revere silver, and a wonderful reconstructed interior of a former french...More

Thank kevin h
Reviewed August 3, 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed a visit to the museum during the free month of August. It wasn't busy, we were able to see some classic exhibits that are always there and some new exhibits as well.

Thank Christine D
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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.