Membership Events and Classes

Exhibition Previews

Members beginning at the Individual ($110) level are invited to preview selected special exhibitions during Museum hours.

Evening Receptions

Members beginning at the Sustaining ($600) level are invited to exclusive evening receptions and viewings of special exhibitions.

Children's Classes

Children's classes offer the unique experience of learning about art in a studio setting or in the Museum's galleries.

Classes for Adults

Members at the Sustaining ($600) level and above are invited to subscribe to a series of engaging lecture series.

Free Members Lectures

The Metropolitan Museum is pleased to offer free lectures exclusively for Members at the Family/Dual ($210) level and above.

Upcoming Membership Events and Classes

  • Membership Event

    Young Members Summer Fridays

    Friday, July 31, 5:30–8:00 p.m.

    For Young Members of the Museum, ages 21–35 | Free with Museum Membership

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Member Morning Hours
July 22–26, 9:00–10:00 a.m. 

Enjoy special morning access to China: Through the Looking Glass before the Museum opens to the public. Learn more.

Members Calendar: Summer 2015

View the summer 2015 Members Calendar, which contains information about upcoming exhibitions, events, and programs.