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Member and Patron Events
Small groups of Members conversing and enjoying drinks at The Met After Hours in The Carroll and Milton Petrie European Sculpture Court

Member and Patron Events

Weekend Member Mornings

Members and Patrons are invited to experience select special exhibitions during Weekend Member Mornings every Saturday and Sunday from 9-10 am before the Museum opens to the public.

Available to all Members. No registration required.

Saturday, June 22

Sunday, June 23

Saturday, June 29

Sunday, June 30

LGBTQIA Pride Month Member Tours

In honor of Pride Month, we are excited to offer Members-only tours that explore subjects, voices, and narratives found in the over 5,000 years of art in our galleries. Tours will focus on works created by LGBTQIA+ artists and works with subject matter pertaining to the LGBTQIA+ community both overtly and covertly. Tours will take place on Thursday, June 13, Saturday, June 22, and Sunday, June 30 at 2 pm. 

Free for Members. No registration required.

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The Met After Hours

Members and Patrons have the opportunity to enjoy exclusive after-hours access to select areas of The Met collection. Members are invited to roam the galleries, listen to gallery talks from Museum educators, do some shopping in The Met Store, and grab a bite to eat at our Museum restaurants, all while the Museum is closed to the public. 

For Members at the Dual level and above. 

Member Opening Receptions

Opening Receptions take place after the Museum closes where Members are invited to view the newest exhibition and join a cocktail reception. 

For   Members at the Enthusiast and Ambassador levels.


Exhibition Opening Receptions for Patrons

Patrons are invited to private receptions celebrating the opening of our special exhibitions. Guests will enjoy a curator talk in the Grace Rainey Rogers auditorium, followed by a viewing of the exhibition, light snacks and beverages, and entertainment.

For Insider level Patrons and above.