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Brattleboro Museum and Art Center

10 Vernon St, Brattleboro, VT 05301-3389
+1 802-257-0124
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I know it is a small town, but I was expecting more art to view. Half the art consisted of kids... read more

Reviewed 20 October 2017
Wakefield, Massachusetts
Very successful local museum

The former train station has been transformed into a popular small museum. There were several major... read more

Reviewed 13 October 2017
Nahant, Massachusetts
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10 Vernon St, Brattleboro, VT 05301-3389
+1 802-257-0124
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Reviewed 20 October 2017

I know it is a small town, but I was expecting more art to view. Half the art consisted of kids' work. I don't need a Picasso, but you have to find some European artist to display!

Thank Panth8080
Reviewed 13 October 2017

The former train station has been transformed into a popular small museum. There were several major artists on display as part of a very ambitious exhibition schedule. High marks!

Thank HerbMotley
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Small, welcoming museum with an open and airy feel. It's inside the former train depot which adds to the charm. Don't expect the Met, just enjoy the space for what it is. We really liked the Roger Sandes exhibit. The Spaceship of Dreams project was...More

Thank KB0st0n
Reviewed 5 September 2017

We had a "free" day in Brattleboro and it turned out to be a rainy one. I was with my sister and eight year-old niece. This is a very small museum in a small town in Vermont, so to compare to art museums in cities...More

1  Thank MermaidSue2013
Reviewed 3 June 2017

If you enjoy art you should certainly be sure to visit the Brattleboro Museum and Art Center. The receptionist at the entrance was delightful. We also especially enjoyed two of the current exhibits, Drawn Home by Paul Shore and Seriously Funny by Ed Koren both...More

Thank Edith T
Reviewed 9 May 2017

This was a small art museum in an old train station depot just off the center of Brattleboro.The exhibits they had were interesting and worth seeing. It took about an hour and then we walked up into the center of Brattleboro for something to eat....More

Thank Nancy A
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Under the stewardship of a dedicated board and the vibrant leadership of the Museum Director Danny Lichtenfeld the exhibits are of the well curated with thoughtful intuition by Mara Williams and others, The once a year Lego Competition engages the community with creativity and this...More

Thank Joseph C
Reviewed 1 March 2017

BMAC is an amazing place with exhibits one expects at a much larger museum and/or art center. We are there often, and there is ALWAYS something to stimulate discussion and thought.

Thank JulieLineberger
Reviewed 15 February 2017

In planning our trip to Brattleboro we saw that we were in town for the exhibit. The set up was beautiful and when it was toppled it was beautiful. It took 2 days to set up and three minutes to knock down. This was well...More

Thank 181billz
Reviewed 15 February 2017

This Museum is on the top floor of Brattleboro Train Station, where passengers would buy tickets, wait for the trains, and exit an overhead walkway over the tracks. Though the walkway no longer exists, one gets great views of the tracks, the Connecticut River, and...More

Thank TrainManDan10
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