Learn/ Adults


Gain fresh perspectives through a wide range of programs and resources for the novice as well as the expert.

Explore The Met with Adult Programs

Adult programs gallery talk

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.

More for Adults

A man and a woman sitting on a bench in a dimly lit painting gallery, leaning closely together


Start your weekend at MetFridays! Curate your own evening from a host of events: see an exhibition, experience a concert, drop into a drawing class, or enjoy a cocktail with friends. There's something happening every Friday evening until 9 pm.

A large gallery with an ancient Egyptian sandstone temple at night with dramatic lighting; in front of the temple, musicians with their backs to the camera are playing to a large crowd


Spectrum encourages post-college audiences to experience The Met in new and unexpected ways.

Two interns in the galleries


The Met offers internship opportunities for college and graduate students interested in careers in art museums, as well as juniors and seniors attending New York City high schools.

Two women in a lab closely examining and discussing a glass object


Fellowships support scholars from the United States and abroad who are undertaking research related to The Met collection and museum practice.