MASS MoCA, North Adams

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#3 of 11 in Museums in Berkshires
In a converted factory complex, MASS MoCA features 19 galleries of contemporary visual arts and performing arts. Spread over 9,300 sq m (100,000 sq ft) of space, the center also hosts festivals and performances of artists from around the world. At the center of the campus, you'll discover more than 100 monumental wall drawings and paintings that occupy nearly a quarter of the wall space. Contemplate the urban spaces depicted through feelings of desire, loss, and culture, produced by 10 different artists. Look up before you enter the museum, as there are six suspended inverted trees growing from above. Add MASS MoCA to your North Adams travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our North Adams vacation planner.
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  • August 14, 2017
    Amazing experience! Worth the long road trip from Canada! I had a blast with your awesome and mind blowing experiences with Nick Cave, Turrell and Lewitt, among others. The museum itself is more than ...  more »
  • August 14, 2017
    Our first visit since the museum expanded. As usual the exhibits are top notch and the space itself is a work of art. A wonderful cultural experience.  more »
  • August 11, 2017
    We visited on a Sunday morning before the crowds arrived. The mill itself is a striking, well-restored of industrial architecture. The exhibits were well-installed, outstanding in their own right, and...  more »
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  • June 29, 2017
    Great museum! Wonderful permanent exhibits and constantly installing new installations. One of the best contemporary art museum's I've been too. Enjoy it every time!
  • May 23, 2017
    I recommend Mass MoCA to anyone who enjoys art, unique perspectives, and learning experiences for people of all ages. The exhibits are amazing and some are interactive, a great environment for the family. The cafe in the entrance is delicious and often has great live performances!
  • July 4, 2017
    The exhibits are mostly black liberation, social justice, gun oriented, and highly liberal. It was nauseating. I liked it better last year when the exhibits were art, not political science or racist. Poor job MoCA.
  • June 24, 2017
    Went there on their free day and it was wonderful. Tons of things to see you really could spend an entire day there. Would pay to go again.
  • July 2, 2017
    One of my favorite destinations. Fantastic exhibits. Such a gem.

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