The Fitchburg Art Museum is one of the most treasured cultural institutions in Central New England and serves the Cities of Fitchburg and Leominster and surrounding communities in North Central Massachusetts and Southern New Hampshire.Fitchburg Art Museum is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our , international travel planner Edition.
FAM was founded in 1925, and its four-building complex, with over 20,000 square feet of exhibition space, features exhibitions from its art historical collections as well as special loan exhibitions focused on regional contemporary art. Collection strengths include American Art, African Art, and photography. FAM also features hands-on learning experiences for kids and families in our Discover Ancient Egypt, Global Africa, and contemporary art exhibitions.
FAM plays a vital role in the cultural life of the region. Area schools, community groups and artist organizations are featured in FAM’s Community Gallery, and the museum maintains active educational partnerships with public and private schools and Fitchburg State University. FAM also participates in efforts to stimulate the local creative economy, particularly by partnering in community-based festivals and public art projects.
Fitchburg Art Museum reviews
This small museum has some fabulous treasures from Ancient Egypt, including many pieces on long term loan from Boston’s Museum of Fine Arts. This first gallery has interactive features and children’s.... more »
I had fun visiting the museum. Came specifically for the Oceanic and African art exhibit, and it did not disappoint. more »
Is was a wonderful experience seeing the hard work of various Artists especially the one by Megan Alyssa Occil caption in the picture.
Something for everyone to see, there is just so much inspiring beautiful art work to see, a great way to spend time together with your family and friends.
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