of Fine Arts at Copley Square
Photo first location
(See interactive zoom
at the MFA)
The original location of the Museum
of Fine Arts, Boston was located on Copley Square, at an angle from the
future location of the Boston Public Library (1890). It was finished in
There were expansion projects in
'79 and '90 but by 1899 it had outgrown its site for any possible future
expansions, so the Trustees built the new building on Huntington Ave.
The old site is now the site of the
Copley Plaza Hotel.
of Fine Arts, Boston