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Museum of Fine Arts

Museum of Fine Arts

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Fenway/Kenmore, Boston, Massachusetts
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The original MFA opened its doors to the public on July 4, 1876, the nation’s centennial. Built in Copley Square, the MFA was then home to 5,600 works of art. Over the next several years, the collection and number of visitors grew exponentially, and in 1909 the Museum moved to its current home on Huntington Avenue. 

Today, the MFA is one of the most comprehensive art museums in the world; the collection encompasses nearly 500,000 works of art. We welcome more than one million visitors each year to experience art from ancient Egyptian to contemporary, special exhibitions, and innovative educational programs.  

The Museum has undergone significant expansion and change in recent years; 2010 marked the opening of the Art of the Americas Wing, with four levels of American art from ancient to modern. In 2011, the west wing of the Museum was transformed into the Linde Family Wing for Contemporary Art, with new galleries for contemporary art and social and learning spaces. Improved and new galleries for European, Asian, and African art have opened through 2013, with more to come.


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465 Huntington Avenue , Boston, Massachusetts 02115
Museum of Fine Arts
Fenway/Kenmore
465 Huntington Avenue
Btwn Museum Rd & Forsyth Way
Boston, Massachusetts 02115

Teachers at Museum of Fine Arts

Alyssa Champagne Dani Katz Dianna Vosburg Fran Osborn-Blaschke Heratch Ekmekjian Heratch Ekmekjian Jean S. and Frederic A. Jeff Ellse John, Bertram A. and Ronald M. Druker Judy Ryan Justin Life Karl Stephan Kasey Blume Linda Hoetink Morris Norvin Paul Goodnight Renato A. D. Riccioni Stacey Cushner Susannah Lawrence Yo Ahn Han
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