Teen Night: Teens Take the Met!
Ages 13–18

Teens Take the Met

Friday, October 17, 5:00–8:00 p.m.
Grab your friends and take over the Met for the night. Drop in for teen-only activities across the Museum including art making, performances, gallery activities for teens by teens, music, dancing, and more. Please use the ground-level entrance at Fifth Avenue and 81st Street; doors will open at 5:00 p.m. Teens Take the Met is free and open to all teens 13+ with a middle or high school ID. No RSVP—just show up!

Download a poster (PDF) and spread the word!

Download the complete schedule (PDF).

Download a card (PDF) listing activities for parents.

This event will be photographed, filmed, and/or recorded. By your presence at the event, you consent to the photography, filming and use of your image and/or voice.

Made possible by Bonnie J. Sacerdote.


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Community Partners

3D Systems; The Ailey Extension; American Museum of Natural History; ArtsConnection; The Bronx Museum of the Arts; Brooklyn Academy of Music; Brooklyn Museum; Brooklyn Public Library; Children's Museum of Manhattan; Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum; The DreamYard Project, Inc.; El Museo del Barrio; Flushing Town Hall; Friends of the High Line; Global Action Project; Groundswell; Historic Richmond Town; IMPACT Repertory Theatre; International Center of Photography; Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum; Jamaica Center for Arts & Learning; The Jewish Museum; Lincoln Center Education; The Museum of Arts and Design; Museum of the City of New York; Museum of the Moving Image; Museum Teen Summit; New Museum; The New Victory Theater; New York City Center; New York Film Academy; New York Hall of Science; New-York Historical Society; The Noguchi Museum; Park Avenue Armory; Queens Botanical Garden; Reel Works; Roundabout Theatre Company; Rubin Museum of Art; Snug Harbor Cultural Center & Botanical Garden; Staten Island Children's Museum; The Studio Museum in Harlem; Sweet ReadersWave Hill; Whitney Museum of American Art; Wildlife Conservation SocietyNew York Aquarium; WNYC—Radio Rookies

Free for teens ages 13–18; Museum admission not required

See more in Teen Programs (Ages 11–18)

Teen Pass

Enjoy free Museum admission with a Teen Pass and valid high school I.D.

Teen Audio Guide

Want to learn the stories behind the Met's collection? Check out an Audio Guide! Free for NYC high school students.