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Worcester Art Museum

55 Salisbury St, Worcester, MA 01609-3196
+1 508-799-4406
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Great experience

We live in nyc but when we go Massachusetts we try to visit WAM. The Roman mosaics are... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Phillips3675
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Brooklyn, New York
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A Gem for Central MA

We went to see the Winslow Homer exhibit before it closed. It was wonderful! But the wonder did not... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Jon H
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Pembroke, 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.
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good24%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
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55 Salisbury St, Worcester, MA 01609-3196
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We live in nyc but when we go Massachusetts we try to visit WAM. The Roman mosaics are exceptionally beautiful, the armor is great and the art collection, while not enormous is excellent. We’re big fans and highly recommend the museum. By the way the...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to see the Winslow Homer exhibit before it closed. It was wonderful! But the wonder did not end there. WAM is truly a treasure. The exhibit halls are properly lighted and seating is available in most to provide rest and a place to...More

Thank Jon H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited this museum for the Winslow Homer special exhibit. I planned the trip in the middle of the week so that parking would be plentiful and a lovely lunch in the cafe could be eaten. Surprise.... all the free parking was gone by the...More

Thank nhhikergirl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We saw a beautifully curated and extensive exhibit on Winslow Homer in England at the same time WAM was showing its annual Flora in Winter exhbiit. Try to catch the floral exhibit on a cold, grey winter day when you need a reminder that spring...More

Thank Susan D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A unique collection of late 19th/early 20th century photographs is on view until the 25 of Feb. The photos are of an African/American and Native American community living in Worcester. Aside from the photos as images, many of them have been identified with families still...More

Thank CharleneSokal
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The exhibits here are world class. The staff is knowledgeable and friendly. The museum has an interesting permanent collection as well as ever changing new exhibits.

Thank nancybV2212HJ
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The museum has some of the best art in New England. For such a great museum, I found it very quiet and with limited visitors. What a shame for such a fine museum.

Thank rlchalifoux
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Each time I visit, I am struck by the quality of the special exhibits. Today was no exception. The Winslow Homer was outstanding. The African American photographs of Bullard were great. A lot to see.

Thank Steve l
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Love this museum as it is local and easy to get to there. Has free parking and an intimate setting. Great employees throughout our visit.Not as widely known as it deserves to be, the Worcester Art Museum (WAM) is a fine, encyclopedic museum, first opened...More

Thank alexaU8595RQ
Reviewed 12 January 2018

We attended the Winslow Homer art exhibit. The colors in these works were extraordinary, and some appeared to "jump" off the canvas. To me, they looked three dimensional. One would see a photo of people playing crochet and another one would be the wildness of...More

Thank BostonBrownie
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Jaime P
29 August 2016|
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Response from Debcar502 | Reviewed this property |
I believe it was 14 for adult the month of August was free. They are closed Mon and Tues. Check their website they do have other free times as well.
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OlderMom60
25 August 2016|
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Response from lks08 | Reviewed this property |
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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orlandori
5 October 2015|
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Response from happytraveller01605 | Reviewed this property |
First Saturday morning of each month is free, as is first weekend of the month for Bank of America customers. For details visit their website under "Hours and Admission."
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