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Danforth Museum of Art
123 Union Avenue
Framingham, MA 01702

The Danforth Museum of Art is a non-profit, public museum dedicated to the celebration and creation of art.

Focusing on American art from 18th century to present day, the Danforth Museum of Art is dedicated to showing the very best examples of contemporary art by both emerging and established artists, as well as an exploration of the School of Boston Expressionism. Our compelling exhibitions and permanent collection of over 3,500 works of art offer countless opportunities for all ages to explore a range of media and artistic forms of expression. Our mission strongly supports education, the 400 yearly studio art courses offered in our Museum School, family workshops and artist lectures offer our members and visitors numerous opportunities to learn and create.


  • Museum School
  • Museum Gift Shop
  • Permanent Collection of American Art from 18th century – Present Day


From Boston:
Take the Mass Pike West to Exit 13, Framingham and Natick. After toll booth, bear right onto Route 30 West. Continue on Route 30 about 1 mile and turn left onto Route 126 (Concord St). Continue about 1 mile and at Dunkin' Donuts take a right onto Lincoln St. Take your first left onto Pearl St. The Danforth Museum of Art will be on your right. Enter the parking lot before the stop sign at Union Ave.

From Worcester:Take the Mass Pike east to exit 12 and make a right turn after the toll booth onto Route 9 East. You'll come to a set of lights at Temple St, with a strip mall and Friendly's on the right; continue straight through on Route 9 another mile to the Framingham/Edgell Rd exit. At end of the ramp, turn right at the light onto Main St. This becomes Union Ave after you pass the Minuteman statue on your left. Proceed on Union Ave about 1 mile. Make a left turn onto Lexington St and an immediate right into the museum parking lot.

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Wednesday / Thursday / Sunday 12pm – 5pm
Friday / Saturday 10am – 5pm

Museum admission is $10.00 for adults, $8.00 for students and senior citizens, free for children under 17 and Danforth Museum of Art members.

Danforth Museum of Art. Image Courtesy of Damianos Photography.

Public Transportation:
MBTA Commuter Rail – Framingham Station