Join us on the first Friday and Saturday of every month, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m., to enjoy a complimentary two-ounce sampling of wines or spirits, and meet experts from featured vineyards and spirit purveyors.
The Balcony Lounge
The Balcony Lounge is open to Museum Members beginning at the Friend ($300) level and above. This sophisticated space offers a delicious menu of beverages and light snacks for purchase, along with complimentary reading material and Wi-Fi. For more information, call 212-570-3753.
Monday–Thursday and Sunday: 10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
Friday and Saturday: 10:00 a.m.–8:00 p.m.
Second floor, adjacent to the Great Hall Balcony
To become a Member, or to upgrade your Membership, please call 212-570-3753.
Friday, May 1, and Saturday, May 2: Local Craft Beers
Just over a century ago, New York was considered the hops capital, producing more than anywhere else in the country. The industry was nearly destroyed by both the temperance movement and the institution of Prohibition. However, a brewery boom marked by innovation and quality local ingredients are once again making New York a destination for outstanding craft beer.
Friday, June 5, and Saturday, June 6: Champagne
Known as the wine of celebration, Champagne has launched countless ships and marked special occasions the world over for centuries. Join us to explore how it's made, what makes the Champagne region so special, and to find out just exactly who Dom Pérignon was.