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Address: 415 South St, Waltham, MA 02453-2728
Phone Number: (781) 736-3434
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Best place to admire contemporary art and student work. But check the schedule before entering to see the display lines up with your taste. Plenty of hassle free parking and... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 11, 2016
NaeemHassanSaleem
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Waltham, Massachusetts
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Waltham, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2016

Best place to admire contemporary art and student work. But check the schedule before entering to see the display lines up with your taste. Plenty of hassle free parking and ambience to enjoy.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2015

We went on a Friday night, one of the few evening hours open. I was expecting a lot more artwork. The gallery with the most art was filled with women in various poses of immodesty. If you have 30 minutes to kill, parking and walking to the museum will take 10 leaving 20 minutes in and out.

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Thank Karen R
Scarsdale, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2015

Our son is at Brandeis so we have visited the Rose Art Museum several times. It has exhibitions that change so there is always something new and interesting to see. Worthwhile to visit if you are in the area.

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Thank Ruth S
Framingham, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2015

Not for the faint of heart to see plastic buckets and huge Mefisto shoe box as an exposition in the Museum. Not when you are over 70 and saw the best museums in the world. But it was interesting, educational and different. Never too late to learn! And we'll come back for more! And it was rainy anyway!

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Thank Nadrod
Albuquerque, New Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

Wonderful modern art. A little gem on the Brandeis campus. Complete free and a great collection of art.

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Thank Steve B
Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

The changing exhibits they mount are always interesting and thought provoking. Worth a visit for certain! And the price can't be beat!

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

The Rose Art Museum is a great small, free museum on the campus of Brandeis College. They specialize in modern and contemporary art, and generally have quite good exhibits. It's pretty much just the right size so that you can see the whole thing in one visit and really be able to take the art in. It's a nice facility,... More 

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Boston
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

A tiny art museum at Brandeis. Not much of a collection, but go there if you're on campus or in the neighborhood.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014 via mobile

The Rose Art Museum is a fine college art museum. It generally has interesting exhibits. There is no admission fee, and free parking is generally available.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

One of the most impressive academies art museums in the country. We are so lucky to have this magnificent gallery in our community, open to the public and free. Thank goodness the collection was saved!

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