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A very fun evening whether you are a painter or not!

My son, husband and I had a ball at a Muse Paintbar in Boston a few months ago. They lead you... read more

Reviewed November 5, 2018
Port Charlotte, Florida
Great place to celebrate

I've only done one other paint night, so my experience is limited; however, I really enjoyed this... read more

Reviewed June 3, 2018
Sabrina G
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5 Nov 2018
“A very fun evening whether you are a painter or not!”
3 Jun 2018
“Great place to celebrate”
In a relaxed social setting with great music, our fabulous instructors will guide you step-by-step through your session's painting. Absolutely no experience is necessary! At the end of the session you'll be amazed at the artwork you've created.
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
248 Newbury St, Boston, MA 02116-2443
Back Bay
+1 617-467-5777
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Reviewed November 5, 2018

My son, husband and I had a ball at a Muse Paintbar in Boston a few months ago. They lead you though doing one painting which will turn out fine no matter what your skill level. Plus you can have adult beverages while painting, which...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed June 3, 2018 via mobile

I've only done one other paint night, so my experience is limited; however, I really enjoyed this place. The staff was really friendly, and getting everything set up was a breeze. They had examples of the painting we were doing throughout the shop for people...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Sabrina G
Reviewed April 28, 2017

We came here on a Thursday night to do some painting! I have no artistic expertise whatsoever, so I came in with very low expectations. Our instructor was very friendly and taught us step by step how to paint the Boston skyline as seen from...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed March 5, 2017 via mobile

My wife and I went to The Paint Bar for our anniversary yesterday. We had a fantastic time! The staff Worre incredibly friendly- the teacher kept us all laughing and at ease as many of us painted our first pictures ever! We are looking for...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank 400DavidV
Reviewed November 6, 2016

The paint bar has a fantastic concept - learning how to pain a beautiful boston scene while enjoying a glass of wine. The instructors were well prepared and gave useful feedback. I would recommend this place for a date or for people who are visiting...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Isabelle C
Reviewed July 3, 2016

My daughter received her graduate degree from Boston University and was moving home to Nebraska and wanted a special memento from her time in Boston, so we thought this was perfect. The pictures to paint are all scenes of Boston. Our instructor was awesome -...More

Date of experience: May 2016
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Reviewed January 14, 2016 via mobile

We had a group outing and the place reserved just for us, so we got to let our hair down a bit. Our instructor did a terrific job teaching a bunch of novice artists how to produce a painting that didn't look half bad. I...More

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank SR-1007
Reviewed November 30, 2015

My 18 year old daughter wanted to do this for her birthday. We really had a good time. You DONT need to be a artist. You just have to sit back relax and have fun. It is a rather small room but I think that...More

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank DidiC31
Jackie S, Owner at The Paint Bar, responded to this reviewResponded December 4, 2015

We are thrilled you ladies had a good time. Birthday's are a special event, so we are very honored you chose to spend your daughter's birthday with us. Hope to see you both again soon!

Reviewed September 3, 2015

Ailana was our teacher on a Saturday afternoon, and with her wit, her charm, and her overall sparkling personality, it was A BLAST! I highly recommend that you try this new craze, because once you've completed your first canvas, you'll be hooked and ready to...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank hummingbird052468
Reviewed May 28, 2015

This place is great fun! I went with a few friends for an alternative to the typical bar-crawl bachelorette party. All materials are included for your masterpiece, and a kind and patient instructor leads the group painting. You're not required to follow the instructions, and...More

Date of experience: May 2015
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