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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
gofishdan
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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
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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
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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.
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OlderMom60
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.
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orlandori
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."
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