Museum of Fine Arts

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1944 photo, MFA facilities staff is poised to protect with state-of-the art fire equipment & King Menkaure

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Chihuly studio is installing a sculpture created for the MFA’s soaring 63' glass Courtyard. Come watch!

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Come watch the Chihuly studio install this week and next. The Lime Green Icicle Tower is going up this week.

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Five 53-foot containers have arrived from Chihuly's studio. Watch them install in the new courtyard this week.

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The new Fiesta multimedia guide includes this Olmec Mask that changed color in a ritual fire http://bit.ly/huFYzi

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Conversations is now on view. Lutter and Couturier start the visual convo with their cityscapes. #photography

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Busy day yesterday! Actress Mia Wasikowska & director Cary Fukunaga visited for an advanced screening of Jane Eyre.

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Boston Common, 125 Years Later. The street cars are long gone but Hassam's painting is still a favorite

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Get Closer. Where have you seen this at the MFA?

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In this rare 1909 image, treasures from the Egyptian collection stand at attention in the basement. #archives #art

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Get Closer. Where have you seen this at the MFA?

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Get Closer. Where have you seen this at the MFA? Tickets for our winner.

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Junior Art Critics Discuss Picasso. Photo from the archives, 1969.

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Get Closer. Where have you seen this at the MFA? VIP tickets for our winner.

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What Lies Beneath. Take a look at the complicated (and appropriately colorful) equipment downstairs.

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From the archives: a statue keeps an ever vigilant watch over other valuable works of art in former storage rooms.

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Do you recognize this view now that it's covered in snow? It's the new wing's first!

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Get closer. Where have you seen this at the MFA?

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Get closer. Where have you seen this at the MFA? Tickets for our winner.

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Winslow Homer's beloved "Boys in a Pasture" is settling in nicely in the new wing.

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