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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 with visitors holding cardboard cutout to view paintings

Join 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

Racial Justice Resource Library

This library of resources, created in collaboration with many areas across The Met, was recently shared with Museum staff with the intention of supporting our staff's individual and personal efforts to address systemic racism and injustice.

Group Tours

The Met welcomes adult, university, and personal groups to explore the Museum’s collection and exhibitions. Reserve a tour with a Museum guide or lecture to your own group 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.


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