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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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Hours Today: 10:00 - 21:45
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
465 Huntington Ave, Avenue of the Arts, Boston, MA 02115-5597
Fenway / Kenmore
+1 617-267-9300
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Wonderful collection of art spanning most cultures and periods. A few surprises throughout the museum add to the joy... curated with thought and a sense of play... the occasional modern piece juxtaposed with early Americana, etc.

Thank Daniel P
Reviewed 2 days ago

Big museum, well curated and more that you can really consume in a day. Not only that, we ate at the restaurant in the Atrium and it was real, gourmet food - not pre-processed food substitute. We spent about 4 hours and maybe covered half...More

Thank Grumpy_old_guy_ATL
Reviewed 2 days ago

Well I never thought I'd be saying that! But what a truly great experience this place is. Great exhibits, great restaurant and great value. Friendly staff helped make this a great visit. Did I say "great"!!

Thank ColinJBloomer
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is definitely a must for a visit to Boston. There are so many gems here that you need to come back for more. Highlights are the Egyptian department, the antique World, the Asian World. Try to to attend the docent led tour offered by...More

Thank SiuMui
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

So much to see! The museum itself is beautiful. I like that they have various dining options on site.

Thank BearTS
Reviewed 3 days ago

There is so much going on at this Museum. It would be best to plan a couple of days here. Maybe check into a multi day pass. The Botticelli exhibit was excellent. The layout of the Museum is a bit confusing. We did manage to...More

Thank cswd2014
Reviewed 3 days ago

I've visited a lot of art museums - this is one of the nicest. Well laid out - great signage - good crowd control - and of course, most importantly amazing art!

Thank travelmom2238
Reviewed 3 days ago

We love art and this was the perfect place to go in Boston. We saw the amazing collection and it was worth the drive and money to get in. I would highly recommend this museum for everyone.

Thank Jenni S
Reviewed 3 days ago

This is a very large museum and had so many unique exhibits. It was great to see the large collection of Monet paintings. Something for everyone's taste. Loved the little coffee shop where we had a glass of wine and chocolate cake.

Thank Liz-van-Egteren
Reviewed 3 days ago

Botticelli, Matisse, Picasso, Monet, Degas and so much more! Very impressed! We spent 7 hours in the museum on the first day then found out we could use the same ticket to come back the following day which was fantastic. You really should allow 2...More

Thank hilltrader
Fenway / Kenmore
The Curse of the Bambino may have ended years ago, but
loyal Red Sox fans will continue to infiltrate this
home to historic Fenway Park, where you can find
victory banners, people yelling in stereotypical
Boston accents, and lots of sports bars. Located
within Kenmore Square, the old gas station Citgo sign
is another Boston skyline classic seen throughout the
city. In addition to a hectic and diehard sports
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Is there wifi?
23 May 2017|
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Response from c-m-e97 | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure. We didn't use our phones while visiting.
what is the cost and hours
13 April 2017|
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Response from Daniel S | Reviewed this property |
It's expensive but I think wensday nights are free
I am not able to buy admission tickets online for July? How far in advance can one purchase online?
6 April 2017|
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Response from cms0141 | Reviewed this property |
There is no need for advanced purchases. Same day at museum, upon admission is perfect.