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Whether you learn something new about the life and interests of Isabella Stewart Gardner's museum of drew inspiration from all the artwork, the visit is a memorable one

Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum

Apr 16, 2014

If you are looking for an art collection that is of world importance, then you should ask your rental bus driver to take you to Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum in the Fenway-Kenmore neighborhood in Boston. This museum houses all sorts of art, from exhibitions of historic and contemporary art, to concerts, lectures, family and community programs.

The coolest thing about the museum is that, anyone with the name Isabella gets free admission, in honor of Isabella Stewart Gardner, an American art collector, philanthropist, and patron of the arts.

Collection at the Museum

Although 13 of the museum’s works were stolen in 1990, there are still many old and new works of art for bus charter visitors to enjoy viewing at the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum. There are more than 2,500 objects at the museum such as paintings, sculpture, furniture, textiles, architectural elements, drawings, silver, ceramics, illuminated manuscripts, rare books, photographs and letters. These artifacts come from many time and parts of the world, such as from ancient Rome, Medieval Europe, Renaissance Italy, Asia, the Islamic world, and 19th-century France and America.

There are beautiful works of art rental bus visitors will see from Titian, Rembrandt, Michelangelo, Raphael, Botticelli, Manet, Degas, Whistler and Sargent. Some of the famous artworks featured in the museum of note are:

  • The Rape of Europa by Titian
  • El Jaleo and Portrait of Isabella Stewart Gardner by John Singer Sargent
  • Death and Assumption of the Virgin by Fra Angelico
  • Self-Portrait, Aged 23, by Rembrandt
  • Bindo Altoviti by Cellini
  • Hercules by Piero della Francesca

Programs at the Museum

The Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum offers programs and lectures for coach bus visitors where historic and contemporary art and culture are explored. These programs are held regularly, and at times, artists are invited to live at and draw inspiration from the museum.

The museum also holds many exhibitions, even as far as featuring horticulture and garden design. The museum’s garden itself is a spectacular work of art where party bus visitors can view sculptures and architecture elements while enjoying the fresh and ever changing horticulture displays. The museum also hold special engaging programs such as the Landscape Visions lecture series and special Ask the Gardener hours to further engage visitors with the art of landscape.

So if you are planning a visit to Boston, don’t forget to visit this wonderful unique museum, even more so if your name is Isabella! Do hire a charter bus by calling 1-800-304-1993 or 617-371-2972.