If you find yourself visiting the Andover, MA, area and art is something that interests you, you’ll want to be sure to take a trip to the Addison Gallery of American Art. The collection of American art at the Addison is said to be one of the most comprehensive in the world, comprising more than 17,000 objects from the 18th century to present day.
The gallery contains works from a number of prominent American artists, some of which include:
- John Singleton Copley
- Winslow Homer
- Thomas Eakins
- John Singer Sargent
- James McNeill Whistler
- And more
At the Addison, you’ll also find a number of contemporary works by artists like Carroll Dunham and Joel Shapiro, among others, to give you an idea of how American art has changed and evolved through time. The museum also hosts traveling exhibitions throughout the year, so visit this page to see what is coming up next.
The Addison is free and open to the public Tuesday through Saturday throughout the year, with the exception of national holidays and the month of August. It is located in its own building on the campus of Phillips Academy in Andover – a mere 7.7 miles away from Sonesta ES Suites Andover Boston. Our hotel puts you in perfect reach of the Addison, and when you are done exploring all the Andover area has to offer, you can return to the spacious suites, luxurious bedding, and plentiful amenities that our hotel is known for. Book your stay at Sonesta ES Suites Andover Boston by clicking here, or call for more information.