Benefit Parties

The Temple of Dendur, benefit party

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.

Upcoming Events

Members Holiday Reception Holiday Reception

Supporting and Sustaining Members are cordially invited to a festive evening which includes a light dinner and dessert reception, holiday music, interactive art programs, and the traditional Tree Lighting Ceremony.

Acquisitions Fund Benefit The Temple of Dendur, benefit party

The Acquisitions Fund Benefit, now in its seventeenth year, provides a rare, behind-the-scenes journey through the acquisitions process of The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Holiday Gala at The Cloisters Cloisters Gala

Join us for a magical night of dinner and dancing at The Cloisters museum and gardens. This black-tie event will also include cocktails in the Fuentidueña Chapel and gallery talks throughout the Museum.

The Family Benefit Family Benefit 2014

The Family Benefit offers kids of all ages the opportunity to enjoy creative activities in select Museum galleries, as well as dinner, dancing, and live entertainment.

Give the Gift of Membership

Excite, inspire, and surprise by giving the gift of Membership this holiday season. Perfect for everyone on your list. Give now.