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Small, but worth the trip.

I haven’t gone here in years, but had a friend from out of town and decided to go there. There was... read more

Reviewed August 6, 2019
Winchester, Massachusetts
Gorgeous photography

I'm a manager of visitor services at a museum and must say that the woman at the admissions desk on... read more

Reviewed March 18, 2019
Benjamin L
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Aug 6, 2019
“Small, but worth the trip.”
Mar 18, 2019
“Gorgeous photography”
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Reviewed August 6, 2019

I haven’t gone here in years, but had a friend from out of town and decided to go there. There was an exhibit of photographs that were taken by high school seniors for an honors project. Very interesting and mature. A very good take in...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed March 18, 2019

I'm a manager of visitor services at a museum and must say that the woman at the admissions desk on 3/17/19 was more than a little rude. When I was planning a visit to the museum for my girlfriend and myself I had checked their...More

Date of experience: March 2019
3  Thank Benjamin L
Reviewed August 7, 2018

Winchester has a great museum thanks to Arthur Griffin, who was the exclusive photographer for the Boston Globe Magazine 1930's- 1980's and the New England photographer for Life and Time magazines. The museum is located in the center of town on the lovely Mill Pond....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Jo-Ann M
Reviewed April 7, 2018

Unfortunately I caught this between shows so there were just a few images up from the last show. The visit was sort of impacted by the staff person being kind of dismissive and unfriendly. I am a new member of the museum and was treated...More

Date of experience: April 2018
2  Thank JMLVermont
Reviewed October 3, 2017

We had our company's 10th Anniversary party at the Griffin and it was beautiful! The space itself is amazing, the art on the walls was fascinating, and the evening was warm enough for us to enjoy the Winchester Rotary Terrace just off of the main...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed July 7, 2017

For people who love interesting things, The Griffin Museum, admittedly off of the mainstream track, has, with its many installations, improved and educated the eyes of anyone who has taken the time to explore. It is a wonderment!

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank danielisaak1
Reviewed June 15, 2017 via mobile

We visited on the pretense of staying for half an hour but ended up walking around for 2! The atmosphere and patrons are wonderful!

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank dwalsh89
Reviewed October 17, 2016

Griffin Museum of Photography is a hidden gem in Winchester, a suburb 8 miles northeast of Boston. It has a lovely space. The curated photography shows are excellent. It is worth a drive out from the city. Griffin museum can also be a nice venue...More

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank artzero
Reviewed June 30, 2016

A beautiful, charming little museum. The exhibits are small and it won't take you long to browse the museum. If you enjoy photography, it is worth a trip.

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank Caitlin W
Reviewed May 26, 2016 via mobile

My wife and I went to two art show there, it was very nicely catered both times. Both times it was enjoyable evenings. Having said that I will also say I have never been there during normal operations.

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Tim3771
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