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Williams College Museum of Art

Closes in 26 min: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Impressive Collection.

The collection and temporary exhibits are wonderful and eclectic. Something for everyone. It's one... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Jane-Ellen D
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Williamstown, Massachusetts
Incredible collection of art

This place has no admission and that is incredible considering the art they have to show. This is... read more

Reviewed November 5, 2018
srgordo
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WCMA sparks new ways of thinking about art and the visual world through its innovative exhibitions, programs, publications and projects. At the heart of the Williams College campus the museum draws on the collaborative and multidisciplinary ethos of...more
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15 Lawrence Hall Dr Ste 2, Williamstown, MA 01267-3248
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The collection and temporary exhibits are wonderful and eclectic. Something for everyone. It's one of my favorite Museums. The Education dept. is fabulous.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jane-Ellen D
Reviewed November 5, 2018

This place has no admission and that is incredible considering the art they have to show. This is a great place to visit if you are interested in art forms. And it is nestled within Williamstown which is truly a picturesque town. Great place to...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank srgordo
Reviewed October 30, 2018

Love this place! Beautiful pieces and just a calm and relaxing environment! Looking forward to visiting again soon!

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 26, 2018 via mobile

We were pleasantly surprised by the size of the museum; there is much more gallery space than we expected. I highly recommend the downstairs gallery space dedicated to current coursework. It’s fascinating to see how artwork can play a pedagogical role in math and science...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 5, 2018

We like to visit here every so often. The art is always changing and it is fun to see what is new this season. The gift shop is small but a good variety of items.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank M_Freedley
Reviewed October 1, 2018

I loved it ! They have an exhibit there now, called " Dance We Must" This you must see. It was so great. They also had other rooms with other items, which were very good, too. And, a gift shop. This is a free of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Jacqueline C
Reviewed September 25, 2018

Enjoyed a few hours at this museum, particularly enjoyed the exhibit on historic dance costumes. There is also a wonderful collection of the works of Maurice Prendergast and a fascinating exhibit on the connection between Williams College alumni and Hawaii.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Susan G
Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

A little too modern for my taste. Understandably this museum is aimed at art and art history students. The exhibitions seem to change quite regularly, so it is worth checking what will be on display to see whether this is of interest to you.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Lin D
Reviewed September 6, 2018

I really like this museum. The facility is nice and the art is interesting. what more can one want? oh, yes. It is free. Highly recommend.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank mjc_travels
Reviewed August 29, 2018

Loved seeing the costumes and photos and videos. Only a few rooms so doesn't take much time out of your day and admission is free.

Date of experience: August 2018
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