Museum of Russian Icons, 203 Union St., showcases more than 500 pieces. Spanning 6 centuries, the private collection of icons is considered to be the largest of its kind outside of Russia. On display in a 19th-century mill building, the museum's exhibits describe icon history, painting techniques and Russian culture.
Special temporary exhibitions also are offered throughout the year.
Note: Sunday hours begin Feb. 14, 2016.
Food is available.