Museum of American Bird Art

The Museum of American Bird Art at Mass Audubon (MABA) is a professional art museum within New England’s largest conservation organization, connecting people and nature through art. Our exhibitions feature art by internationally recognized artists inspired by nature.

Located on a 121-acre wildlife sanctuary just south of Boston, the Museum of American Bird Art at Mass Audubon houses Mass Audubon’s extensive art collection, which is shared with the public through exhibitions as well as through a wide variety of education programs. Read More >

New Decoy Book

Massachusetts Masterpieces: The Decoy as Art
by Gwladys (Gigi) Hopkins

Unique among decoy books, this is a lavishly produced art book combined with important, new historical material.

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Current Exhibition

The Art of the Miniature: Rare Carvings by the Masters

October 1, 2016 - January 15, 2017

Featuring rare works by six masters of miniature bird carving: Jess Blackstone, Elmer Crowell, A. J. Dando, A. J. King, Joseph Lincoln, and Robert Morse. Learn More >

News & Events

Mildred Morse Allen with the catbird she tamed
Mildred Morse Allen with the catbird she tamed

On November 12, a newly digitized edition of Nature Remains—a film by artist and naturalist Mildred Morse Allen—will be premiered at a free event at MABA followed by an illustrated talk about Allen’s life by the museum's director, Amy Montague. Refreshments will be served and the public is welcome.

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