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Worcester Art Museum

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Open today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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A good way to spend a few hours while visiting Worcester

I was in Worcester for the day and had time for a casual tour. I was pleasantly surprised by the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
cyberi
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Boston
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Checked out the Poetry of Landscape show. Being of the Northeast it was especially rewarding to see... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Paul L
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Holbrook, Massachusetts
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This central Massachusetts museum houses a collection that includes works by European and American artists as well as Asian, Greek, and Roman art.
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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55 Salisbury St, Worcester, MA 01609-3196
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+1 508-799-4406
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I was in Worcester for the day and had time for a casual tour. I was pleasantly surprised by the collection and was able to get some good inspiration for my own works (photography). This museum has a varied collection from modern to ancient. Although...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Checked out the Poetry of Landscape show. Being of the Northeast it was especially rewarding to see the landscape I now being jprotraded by notable artists. Not a huge show but it does the job. The few stained glass windows make you appreciate that art...More

Thank Paul L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Small museum with many treasures. Great permanent collection with master paintings. Armaments intermingled with art work. Hudson River School landscapes beautifully arranged. Parking across street.

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Reviewed 11 October 2018 via mobile

This museum was much bigger than we anticipated. For this size of city, they had an impressive collection.

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Reviewed 4 October 2018

Worcester Art museum has so many gems worth seeing that many don't know about. They have also recently acquired the Higgins Armory Museum rare collections of armor and everything related to knights. The museum has beautiful Roman mosaics, and special collections from all over the...More

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Reviewed 23 September 2018

Catch the exhibit with Tiffany and LaFarge stained glass! Also enjoyed the new exhibit on Hudson River painters.

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Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Great place to visit, I could spend hours there. I love the cafe there as well. Great food and lovely atmosphere.

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Reviewed 22 August 2018

My son and I were in town to launch his college career at WPI. We went to WAM on a Friday, and it was free! I would have paid, and will return. In fact, we went again the next day to bring my other son....More

Thank traveling4family
Reviewed 22 August 2018

A wonderfully welcoming venue! Staff's engaging attitude serves as foundation for an enriching, exciting and enjoyable afternoon.

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Reviewed 20 August 2018

This museum has a wonderful variety of exhibits. There are the old favorites but also always something new and interesting. Extra added treat free admission during the month of August!!

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Jaime P
29 August 2016|
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Prices are $16 for Adults, $14 for Seniors and Students. 1st Saturday of the month is free. 1st Weekend of the month is free for Bank of America cardholders. August 2018 is free for the whole month.
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25 August 2016|
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Good Morning!!!! Soup sounds good but have no idea if they sell a cookbook. I'm sure if you call the museum they could answer your question.
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Response from leiasnerfherder | Reviewed this property |
Starting in September 2018, the 1st Sunday each month will he free and not the 1st Saturday.
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