The Joy of Museums

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Your Visit to the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

MFA, Boston, MASS

Below are some details that may help you in planning your visit to the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.

Address:                                465 Huntington Avenue Boston, MA 02115

Type:                                      Art Museum

Public transit access:

  • Green Line (E Branch)
  • Orange Line – Ruggles
  • Franklin Line – Ruggles
  • Providence/Stoughton Line- Ruggles


Essential Facts:

  • Established:               1870
  • Collection size:         450,000 objects
  • Visitors:                       Over 1.2 million per year



“We are all born ignorant, but one must work hard to remain stupid.” Benjamin Franklin



Photo Credit:By Merriweather (Own work) [CC BY-SA 4.0 (], via Wikimedia Commons