The Museum offers hundreds of events and programs each month—including lectures, performances, tours, family activities, and more. The following listings are just a sample of our upcoming programs.
Discover the Museum's encyclopedic collection on this tour, which focuses on a selection of works of art representing different cultures and time periods and encourages visitors to explore the Museum on their own.
Delve into just one of the many areas of The Met collection. To find out which part of the collection we'll feature on the day of your visit, check What's On Today or ask at the information desks.
We invite children ages 5–11 on the autism spectrum and those with developmental and learning disabilities, together with their friends and family, to join us for Sights & Sounds at The Met Cloisters. Discover treasures from medieval castles and sacred spaces and participate in fun and engaging musical activities. For reservations, information, directions, or accessibility questions, or to join our mailing list, call 212-650-2280 or email email@example.com.
Saturday, August 19, 2–3 pm
The Met Fifth Avenue - Carson Family Hall, Ruth and Harold D. Uris Center for Education
Free with Museum admission; admission is free for children under 12 with an adult
Travel through time and around the world on a Museum adventure. Discover favorite works of art as you look and learn together. This month's theme is The Great Outdoors. For families with children ages 7–11.
Discover The Met collection on this tour, which focuses on a selection of works of art representing different cultures and time periods and encourages visitors to explore the Museum on their own
Storytime in Nolen Library
Sunday, August 20, 2–2:30 pm
The Met Fifth Avenue - Children's Reading Room in Nolen Library, Uris Center for Education
Free; Museum admission not required for the library portion of this program
Look, listen, sing, and have fun with picture books; then continue your adventure with a self-guided gallery hunt in the Museum. For families with children ages 3–6. Children of all ages are welcome to attend. Space is limited; first come, first served.
Learn about upcoming Perspectives on the Middle East gallery talks on the Department of Islamic Art's blog, RumiNations.