Free Lectures

Learn about current exhibitions, conservation projects, the Museum's rich collection, and other topics through Friday Focus and individual lectures by leading experts. Free with Museum admission; no tickets or reservations required unless otherwise noted.

For more information, please email lectures@metmuseum.org.

Upcoming Free Lectures

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Fellows Colloquia

Join international scholars in residence at the Museum as they examine the Met's collections through seven thematic lenses. See the schedule of Friday sessions this spring.

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The Grace Rainey Rogers Auditorium and the Ruth and Harold D. Uris Center for Education are equipped with infrared sound enhancement systems (with headsets and neck loops). To obtain a headset or neck loop please ask an usher. Headsets and neck loops are available free of charge with identification. Real-time captioning is also available upon request.