Give and Join

Give and Join

Join the Met today!

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Make a tax-deductible gift for critical operating support by December 31, and your donation will be matched dollar-for-dollar through a special Matching Gift Challenge. Help bring art, education, and inspiration to even more visitors every day.

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            Make a Gift in Honor or Memory

Planned Giving

Contribute to the Metropolitan Museum's future by planning for a special kind of gift, such as a bequest in your will or a trust that pays you income. There are many creative and flexible planned giving options that can benefit you and the Museum.

Benefit Parties

The Metropolitan is renowned for its glamorous galas and benefit parties throughout the year. Your attendance at an unforgettable evening helps support essential programs that enrich the lives of all our audiences.

Corporate Support

Join other industry leaders in supporting the Museum. Sponsor a program or exhibition, host a private event, or invite your executives and employees to enjoy special Museum privileges as a Corporate Member.

Curatorial Friends Groups

Members of the Metropolitan's Curatorial Friends Groups enjoy special programs and build relationships with curators and others who share similar interests, all in a behind-the-scenes, intimate setting.

Gifts in Honor or Memory

A gift to the Met is a wonderful way to honor a loved one, commemorate a special occasion, or memorialize an important person in your life.

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Gift Acceptance Guidelines

The Metropolitan Museum of Art encourages the solicitation and acceptance of gifts from numerous thoughtful supporters that will help the Museum to further and fulfill its mission. In order to be assured that the Museum is a responsible steward of these gifts and that these gifts are in the best interest of the Museum, the Board of Trustees of the Museum has adopted gift acceptance guidelines.