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MASS MoCA, North Adams

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Art Museum Museum
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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  • Wow, I barely know where to begin. Exceptional contemporary art in an outstanding institution. Around every corner was a new experience. If you are able to book one of the James Turrell exhibitions do...  more »
  • Fabulous museum. Wish I'd had several days! I expected to be too tired to walk the whole museum. However, there was so much to see that I never noticed the time or felt tired. Such a great way to spen...  more »
  • This museum is well worth the entry fee. Highly recommended it to any tourist to the area. Absolutely wonderful.  more »
  • 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!
  • Extraordinary space to showcase modern art. Wide range of unique exhibits. Must see.
  • Hurry Up and see the Nick Cave room. It will change your life. Worth the trip and price of admission all by itself. A++++++++++++++++++++
  • Beautiful museum. Lots of wonderful art. Kid friendly.
  • Great new Anselm keifer exhibit. Nick cave in the big space. Kids area is exciting