Discover the stories behind the artwork with free talks offered throughout the month. Tap into expert knowledge with MFA curators and conservators every Sunday during Curated Conversations. Join MFA staff for monthly 30-minute Inside Stories and hear about favorite objects, discover behind-the-scenes stories and learn the inside scoop about the artwork in the MFA. Or, explore one object in depth with knowledgeable guides during regular pop-up 15-minute Spotlight Talks.

Free with Museum admission


Events

E.g., April 26, 2018

Spotlight Talk

Ganesha: Hindu God of Good Fortune and Safe Passage
May 2, 2018
6:00 pm6:15 pm

Spotlight Talk

Ganesha: Hindu God of Good Fortune and Safe Passage
May 2, 2018
6:30 pm6:45 pm

Spotlight Talk

Ganesha: Hindu God of Good Fortune and Safe Passage
May 2, 2018
7:15 pm7:30 pm

Spotlight Talk

Private Devotion in 14th-Century Tuscany
May 5, 2018
1:00 pm1:15 pm

Spotlight Talk

Private Devotion in 14th-Century Tuscany
May 5, 2018
2:00 pm2:15 pm

Spotlight Talk

Private Devotion in 14th-Century Tuscany
May 5, 2018
3:00 pm3:15 pm

Spotlight Talk

Religious Eroticism in 17th-Century Italy
May 6, 2018
1:00 pm1:15 pm

Curated Conversations

Conserving and Reinstalling British 18th-Century Period Rooms
May 6, 2018
2:00 pm3:00 pm

Spotlight Talk

Religious Eroticism in 17th-Century Italy
May 6, 2018
2:00 pm2:15 pm

Spotlight Talk

Religious Eroticism in 17th-Century Italy
May 6, 2018
3:00 pm3:15 pm

Spotlight Talk

The Exquisite Seascape Prints of Iwami Reika
May 9, 2018
6:00 pm6:15 pm

Spotlight Talk

The Exquisite Seascape Prints of Iwami Reika
May 9, 2018
6:30 pm6:45 pm

Spotlight Talk

The Exquisite Seascape Prints of Iwami Reika
May 9, 2018
7:15 pm7:30 pm

Spotlight Talk

18th-Century Instagram
May 12, 2018
1:00 pm1:15 pm

Spotlight Talk

18th-Century Instagram
May 12, 2018
2:00 pm2:15 pm

Spotlight Talk

18th-Century Instagram
May 12, 2018
3:00 pm3:15 pm

Spotlight Talk

Ravine: View from Within
May 13, 2018
1:00 pm1:15 pm

Curated Conversations

Maternal Images throughout Time
May 13, 2018
2:00 pm3:00 pm

Spotlight Talk

Ravine: View from Within
May 13, 2018
2:00 pm2:15 pm

Spotlight Talk

Ravine: View from Within
May 13, 2018
3:00 pm3:15 pm

Spotlight Talk

The Sound and Symbol of the Shell Trumpet
May 16, 2018
6:00 pm6:15 pm

Inside Stories

Building New Galleries: Daily Life in Ancient Greece
May 16, 2018
6:30 pm7:00 pm

Spotlight Talk

The Sound and Symbol of the Shell Trumpet
May 16, 2018
6:30 pm6:45 pm

Spotlight Talk

The Sound and Symbol of the Shell Trumpet
May 16, 2018
7:15 pm7:30 pm

Spotlight Talk

Houses at Auvers: The Story behind the Painting
May 19, 2018
1:00 pm1:15 pm

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