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Address: 170 Washington St., Marblehead, MA 01945
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+1 781-631-1768
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Art gallery located in Marblehead Museum & Historical Society.

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Well worth a visit

The J.O.J. is upstairs over the Marblehead Museum's main gallery and offices on Washington St. It is definitely worth visiting if in Marblehead since you'll find nothing else... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 28 June 2015
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2015

The J.O.J. is upstairs over the Marblehead Museum's main gallery and offices on Washington St. It is definitely worth visiting if in Marblehead since you'll find nothing else like it in the area.

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Whistler, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 June 2014

JOJ Frost's paintings capture Marblehead life and shouldn't be missed! Great for children and adults.

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McLean, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 May 2014

I love the J.O.J. Frost Gallery. You learn so much about Marblehead History as well as about how one citizen remembered the old days of fish flakes and the 1846 Great Gale. A must visit - will only take 15-30 minutes.

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Elma, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2013

JOJ's story - peddling his prolifery from a cart, while townspeople crossed the street to avoid him - is the wry backdrop to the disarmingly intricate historical depictions, done in primitive style, with, of all things, house paints! Wish I could have seen his brushes. His painting of the gale and loss of boats, lives and ruined families - a... More 

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