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Fitchburg Art Museum

25 Merriam Pkwy, Fitchburg, MA 01420-7523
+1 978-345-4207
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Nice Local Musuem

Displays of local artists or special exhibits are interesting. A nice resource for the community... read more

Reviewed 17 August 2017
A hidden gem in central Massachusetts

This is a very active museum and well run. In addition to it's permanent art it brings in special... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2017
Fitchburg, Massachusetts
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“local artists” (5 reviews)
“ancient egypt” (4 reviews)
“free friday” (2 reviews)
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25 Merriam Pkwy, Fitchburg, MA 01420-7523
+1 978-345-4207

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Reviewed 17 August 2017

Displays of local artists or special exhibits are interesting. A nice resource for the community. I enjoyed every visit there I've taken>

Thank bammy
Reviewed 9 August 2017

This is a very active museum and well run. In addition to it's permanent art it brings in special featured events.

Thank T957TCdavidb
Reviewed 20 July 2017

This museum has a great Egyptian exhibit! Also other exhibits with local artists and rooms available for events. Nice museum!

Thank caroltT9007OI
Reviewed 11 May 2017

For the city of Fitchburg to have such a gem of an art museum is really amazing. They not only have excellent exhibits, but also host community events, supporting this community. You can even have a wedding there! And they do art classes.

Thank Sophia B
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Art museum serving Fitchburg and surrounding communities with permanent colelctions and traveling shows. Contemporary changing exhibitions, organized by in-house and guest curators. Excellent multimedia display on Ancient Egypt burial practices - including mummies. Fascinating gallery about Museum founder Eleanor Norcross (1854-1923), an excellent artist in...More

Thank grisbiz
Reviewed 15 November 2016

As you drive thru Fitchburg you see the buildings that are a little worn but as soon as you walk thru the doors into the museum you walk into a different world and I will repeat a world class walk, the painting and the rooms...More

1  Thank mroldtime
Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

The museum is small and has excellent permanent and temporary displays. I normally do not find Egyptian displays hold my interest. I spent about an hour and will go back. It is so well done. The African gallery is also very interesting and well done....More

2  Thank Distance09
Reviewed 16 July 2016

Today was Free Friday (check out highland street.org) and we drove East from Greenfield. What a fantastic small art museum!!!!! I loved it!

Thank enviropam
Reviewed 29 April 2016

Although the museum is small and fairly compact, the displays are excellent. There are 3 major exhibit areas on two floors--Global Africa, Ancient Egypt, and the Eleanor Norcross exhibit. The quilts, pictures and the photography shown in the galleries are second to none. Further, if...More

1  Thank Les F
Reviewed 11 April 2016

Okay, let's be real. This is not worth a long drive but if you happen to be nearby you should definitely pop in. Loved the Eleanor Norcross exhibit, the quilts, and the African exhibit. Fitchburg looks what you would imagine a town devastated by the...More

Thank Robin A
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