Gallery Talk

Exhibition Tour—Thomas Hart Benton's America Today Mural Rediscovered

Immerse yourself in the world of 1920s America in this exhibition of Thomas Hart Benton's landmark mural, America Today, and investigate the tensions between rural and urban life on the eve of the Great Depression.

Assistive listening devices are available.Assistive listening devices are available.

Free with Museum admission

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Programs for Adults

Download the current Programs for Adults brochure (PDF), which includes gallery talks, exhibition tours, lectures, Sunday at the Met events, and art-making programs. You can also find up-to-date program listings on our online calendar.

Friday Evening Gallery Events

Bring your friends and chart your own course through the galleries as you participate in activities that connect you with works of art.