The Mint Museum is dedicated to collecting and exhibiting works of art and design from across the globe, to promote understanding of diverse peoples and cultures. The Mint Museum consists of two facilities: The Mint Museum Randolph and The Mint Museum Uptown (see separate listing).
The Randolph location of the Mint Museum is housed in what was the original branch of the United States Mint.
Thecollections held at Randolph include more than 2500 works of art of the Ancient Americas, ceramics and decorative arts, and European and African art.
The museum also hosts temporary special exhibitions.
Pieces of the Museum's collection of large-scale sculpture are installed in public spaces around the city.