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Museum of Fine Arts

465 Huntington Ave, Avenue of the Arts, Boston, MA 02115-5597
+1 617-267-9300
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Boston's oldest, largest and best-known art institution, the MFA houses one of the world's most comprehensive art collections and is renowned for its Impressionist paintings, Asian and Egyptian collections and early American art.
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  • Very good17%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“van gogh” (103 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 a.m. - 4:45 p.m.
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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465 Huntington Ave, Avenue of the Arts, Boston, MA 02115-5597
Fenway / Kenmore
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Reviewed today via mobile

A very well set up exhibition depicking life in venice, paris and london at the time Casanova lived.

Thank Andrea R
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Foubded in 1870 it is one of the best museum in USA, located at Huntingdon Avenue, Boston,having more than 450000 items of art and visited by more than one million visitors a year.It has an entry fee of 25 $.

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Reviewed 2 days ago

We are so lucky to have this so close to us. We cannot take for granted our wonderful historical pieces of art work.

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Have visited many museums, but this one is a gem. An amazing level of art at this museum. You will definitely need a day to take in all that the museum has to offer. Many restaurants around to visit for lunch, so take the entire...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A huge museum which costs you a whole day at.keast, many precious art pieces, in particular items from egypt, china and europe impressionists are definitely world class

Thank yuwanshi
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Museum of Fine Arts is a delight for people who appreciate fine art, Their docents make super tour guides. Do not miss the Museum’s special exhibit shown for a short extended period. Museum’s collection of impressionistic art is one of the finest in the world....More

Thank DianeMerrill
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I spent a full day here, joining several docent tours plus used their audio guide and enjoyed every minute. The MFA is a classic institution with terrific historic pieces, period rooms and famous paintings. If you enjoy art and history, this is a must-see. Pkus...More

Thank Marcia O
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Reviewed 5 days ago

There is something for everyone in this museum from Contemporary to ancient. I was amazed at the variety.

Thank hollyc366
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Reviewed 5 days ago

it is always a delight to visit the MFA. The restaurant in the center quart is great, the staff are knowledgeable, the core collection in a number of areas [e.g American art post 50's, japanese art, others are special. i never miss MFA on a...More

Thank barry p
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

It was nice to spend few hours looking at the beautiful art. Impressionists, Egyptian art and Pollock were my favorite. I liked how they also have furniture and china in their collection so some rooms remind you of visiting a palace in France or Russia.

Thank Nina S
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Hi --The Boston MFA Egyptian collection is excellent with artifacts and examples from pre-dynastic through the Egyptian Greco-Roman era. Of particular note are the unusually realistic "Reserve Heads" and the "Red Sculpture... More
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