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Brattleboro Museum and Art Center

10 Vernon St., Brattleboro, VT 05301
802-257-0124
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Ranked #1 of 12 attractions in Brattleboro
Type: Art Museums, History Museums
Most recent review
- Jul 16, 2014
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Williamstown, Massachusetts
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Lovely little museum, both the building and the exhibits. Beautiful view over the river and bridge and they have kept some of the old touches -- the ticket window and offices. Nice, variety of well-thought out shows.

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Portland, Maine
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138 reviews 138 reviews
24 attraction reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

I recently visited the BMAC with friends, during a trip to Vermont. This was my second visit, having attended the Biennial exhibit here last year. I had not given due attention to their hours, mistakenly thinking it was the night of their free admission. It was not. However, it was 20 minutes until closing time, and the attendant at the... More

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Dorchester, Massachusetts, United States
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55 reviews 55 reviews
7 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2013

This little musem, has a great local exibition right now. Go see Jerry's Map; over 25 years of work and still not done. The childrens glass works is very creative. Enjoy

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Edison
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013

We stumbled upon this museum by chance, and we enjoyed the museum (former train station) immensely. A charming small museum indeed!

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Toronto, Canada
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

Historical informatin and collection in Museum with travel guide for visitor to where they need to stay and what kind of acrivities provides.Restaurant,bar,club etc.

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Central Village, Connecticut
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39 reviews 39 reviews
5 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2013

Located in the railroad station, this museum, though small, had very delightful exhibits, as well as a children's area for creating art that could be posted on a wall.

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Eastchester, New York
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2013 via mobile

It is a small museum, just 5-6 rooms. Nice art. A small art room for kids and adults to make their own art project. What is important - it is downtown of a very cozy and friendly town with lots of nice art shops and cafe.

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Brattleboro, Vermont
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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013

Big enough to be worth the experience, small enough so you can relax and take it all in. This former train station displays art around one or two themes. The exhibits are first rate, and if you happen to be in town when they do the domino tumble.......ya gotta go. Admission is free the first Friday of the week at... More

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West Hartford, Connecticut
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328 reviews 328 reviews
118 attraction reviews
114 helpful votes 114 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2013

We enjoyed our recent visit. The museum rotates exhibits every few months and it is worth stopping by if you're in the area. We liked recent relief paintings by a nyc artist and atmospheric pastels paintings of what appeared to be 30's era trains. The kids activity area was nice. Check reciprocal memberships with other museums for a potential discount.

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Brattleboro, Vermont
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

This small regional museum is a gem! Exhibits change every 3 months or so, and they are always interesting and very well done. The space is a charming old train station, and renovations have made it a top notch museum space. There's a great education room with children's activities. Excellent eateries steps away make this a complete outing. If you... More

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