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Brattleboro Museum and Art Center

10 Vernon St, Brattleboro, VT 05301-3389
+1 802-257-0124
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Small unique museum great for events

Though small by many museum standards, they don't have their own collection, the exhibits are... read more

Reviewed 7 January 2018
BrattArtistsUnion
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Brattleboro, Vermont
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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
Panth8080
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Wakefield, Massachusetts
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10 Vernon St, Brattleboro, VT 05301-3389
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Reviewed 7 January 2018

Though small by many museum standards, they don't have their own collection, the exhibits are thankfully one of a kind. I have never seen the art they show anywhere else. The staff is very friendly and accommodating. The entry fee is modest with lots of...More

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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!

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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!

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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

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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

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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

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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
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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
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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.

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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

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