General admission for children 17 years and under is always free


September Free First Thursday

Thursday, September 7, 2023 3 - 9 pm

Join us for a restorative evening of art, beautiful horticulture and community. Explore the galleries after hours, enjoy Presence of Plants in Contemporary Art, and listen to the sounds of musician Soobin Ha playing in Antoine's Organ from 6-8 pm in the Hostetter Gallery. The Café will be open from 5-8 pm for dinner and drinks.


Photo by Ally Schmaling

Free days are supported in part by the Wallace Minot Leonard Foundation and the Liberty Mutual Foundation.

Education and community programs receive support from the Vertex Foundation, Rowland Foundation, the Yawkey Foundation, The Beker Foundation, Liberty Mutual Foundation, The Hamilton Company Charitable Foundation, Thomas Anthony Pappas Charitable Foundation, and Janet Burke Mann Foundation.

Studio activities are generously sponsored by the Polly Thayer Starr Charitable Trust.

The Neighborhood Salon is supported in part by the Barr Foundation ArtsAmplified Initiative and the Polly Thayer Starr Charitable Trust.

The Museum receives operating support from the Massachusetts Cultural Council, which is supported by the state of Massachusetts and the National Endowment for the Arts.