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Address: 415 South St, Waltham, MA 02453-2728
Phone Number: +1 781-736-3434
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Rose is Rose

Best place to admire contemporary art and student work. But check the schedule before entering to see the display lines up with your taste. Plenty of hassle free parking and... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 12 April 2016
NaeemHassanSaleem
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Waltham, Massachusetts
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Lexington, Massachusetts
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166 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016

This is a rather small art museum on the campus of Brandeis University. There are two floors sparsely hung with exhibits, the largest of which was, at this time, sketches of female nudes submitted by students and visitors. There is a video studio with a very bizarre film and a large studio dedicated to a single piece of projection art.... More 

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Waltham, Massachusetts
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 April 2016

Best place to admire contemporary art and student work. But check the schedule before entering to see the display lines up with your taste. Plenty of hassle free parking and ambience to enjoy.

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Thank NaeemHassanSaleem
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28 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2015

We went on a Friday night, one of the few evening hours open. I was expecting a lot more artwork. The gallery with the most art was filled with women in various poses of immodesty. If you have 30 minutes to kill, parking and walking to the museum will take 10 leaving 20 minutes in and out.

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Thank Karen R
Scarsdale, New York
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98 reviews
26 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2015

Our son is at Brandeis so we have visited the Rose Art Museum several times. It has exhibitions that change so there is always something new and interesting to see. Worthwhile to visit if you are in the area.

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Thank Ruth S
Framingham, Massachusetts
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188 reviews
43 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2015

Not for the faint of heart to see plastic buckets and huge Mefisto shoe box as an exposition in the Museum. Not when you are over 70 and saw the best museums in the world. But it was interesting, educational and different. Never too late to learn! And we'll come back for more! And it was rainy anyway!

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Thank Nadrod
Albuquerque, New Mexico
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33 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2015

Wonderful modern art. A little gem on the Brandeis campus. Complete free and a great collection of art.

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Thank Steve B
Boston, Massachusetts
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286 reviews
62 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 April 2015

The changing exhibits they mount are always interesting and thought provoking. Worth a visit for certain! And the price can't be beat!

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Boston, Massachusetts
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82 reviews
38 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 March 2015

The Rose Art Museum is a great small, free museum on the campus of Brandeis College. They specialize in modern and contemporary art, and generally have quite good exhibits. It's pretty much just the right size so that you can see the whole thing in one visit and really be able to take the art in. It's a nice facility,... More 

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Boston
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103 reviews
28 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2014

A tiny art museum at Brandeis. Not much of a collection, but go there if you're on campus or in the neighborhood.

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Thank Cardiogelf1
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853 reviews
207 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 154 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2014 via mobile

The Rose Art Museum is a fine college art museum. It generally has interesting exhibits. There is no admission fee, and free parking is generally available.

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