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Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum

The Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum is a hidden gem nestled in the bustling city of Boston. Named after its founder, Isabella Stewart Gardner, this museum boasts a unique collection of art and architecture that will leave you in awe.


Location

The museum is located at 25 Evans Way in Boston's Fenway-Kenmore neighborhoods, just a short walk from the famous Fenway Park. Its unique architecture stands out among the surrounding buildings and beckons visitors to step inside and explore its treasures.

History

The Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum was founded by its namesake, Isabella Stewart Gardner, in 1903. Mrs. Gardner was a passionate art collector and philanthropist who wanted to create a space where people could appreciate and be inspired by the arts. She worked with renowned architect Willard T. Sears to design her museum, choosing a Venetian palace-inspired style that would showcase her impressive collection of 7,500 art pieces from different time periods and cultures

What to Do

Once you enter the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, you will be transported to a different world filled with beauty and history. Take your time wandering through the galleries, marveling at paintings, sculptures, tapestries, and other art pieces from some of the world's greatest artists, such as Rembrandt, Michelangelo, and Raphael. You can also relax in the iconic courtyard, which is filled with lush greenery and beautiful sculptures.

If you're feeling more adventurous, join one of the museum's interactive tours or attend a concert in the stunning performance hall.

Nearby Attractions

After immersing yourself in the art and culture of the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, there are plenty of nearby attractions worth exploring. Just a short distance away is the Museum of Fine Arts, where you can continue your art appreciation journey. You can also take a stroll through the picturesque Emerald Necklace Park system or visit the bustling Fenway-Kenmore area for some shopping and dining options.




Planning Your Boston Tour

The best way to experience all that Boston has to offer, including the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, is with the Boston Sightseeing double-decker bus tour. This hop-on-hop-off tour allows you to explore the city at your own pace, making stops at major landmarks and attractions along the way. With a knowledgeable guide providing commentary throughout the tour, you'll learn even more about the rich history and culture of Boston.

Our Tour Packages

Single Ride Pass

Single Ride Pass

$37.00

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Hop-On Hop-Off All  Day

Hop-On Hop-Off All Day

$43.00

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Hop-On Hop-Off 24 Stops

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Hop-0n Hop-Off - Boston & Cambridge Tour
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Hop-On Hop-Off 2 Days

Hop-On Hop-Off 2 Days

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Night Tour

Night Tour

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