All special events are free
6–9:45 pm
Free admission begins at 4 pm (voluntary contributions welcome).

Recognize Women’s History Month and celebrate women in the arts at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. Enjoy tours, music, gallery activities, a spotlight on artists from ArtLifting, and other special events throughout the evening.

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Special Events

Additional Information

Access: The MFA is committed to accessibility for all visitors. For information, visit www.mfa.org/access, e-mail access@mfa.org, or call 617-267-9300 (voice) or 617-369-3188 (TTY). Wheelchairs and walkers are available at all entrances, first come, first served.

Wheelchair Accessibility    All programs are wheelchair accessible
Assistive Listening System    Assistive listening devices are available in Remis Auditorium or at the Sharf Visitor Center
Sign Language Interpretation    ASL interpretation
Blind or Low Vision    Accessible to visitors who are blind or have low vision
Audio description    Audio description

Above: Gretchen Woodman Rogers, Woman in a Fur Hat, about 1915. Oil on canvas. Gift of Miss Anne Winslow. On view in the Joseph P. and Anne B. Pellegrino Gallery (Gallery 223)


In This Series

Woman pointing at drawing on easel with man looking onwards

Special Event

Artists’ Spotlight
March 11, 2015
6:00 pm9:00 pm

ASL interpreted 7:30-8:30 pm Meet artists represented by ArtLifting, an award-winning, Boston-born social enterprise that promotes the sale of...

Visitors sitting on foldable chairs in gallery sketch model standing with arms reaching forward

Special Event

Drawing in the Galleries
March 11, 2015
6:00 pm9:00 pm

Get drawing tips and ideas from an artist as you sketch a live model. Drawing materials provided. No prior experience needed!

Children drawing on colored paper while adults supervise

Special Event

Art Making: Super Sculptures
March 11, 2015
6:00 pm9:00 pm

Marvel at the sculpture by Tara Donovan overhead. Be inspired to create your own sculptural masterpiece from cups. 

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Special Event

Highlights Tour: Contemporary Women Artists
March 11, 2015
6:30 pm7:00 pm

Enjoy a 30-minute tour highlighting works from the Museum’s vast, encyclopedic collection with a focus on women artists of today.

Sacred Hearts - Girls Rock Campaign

Special Event

Music: Girls Rock Campaign Boston
March 11, 2015
6:30 pm7:00 pm

Girls Rock Campaign Boston provides a supportive community fostering self-expression, confidence, and collaboration through musical education and...

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Special Event

Highlights Tour: Contemporary Women Artists
March 11, 2015
6:45 pm7:15 pm

Enjoy a 30-minute tour highlighting works from the Museum’s vast, encyclopedic collection with a focus on women artists of today.

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Special Event

Highlights Tour: Contemporary Women Artists
March 11, 2015
7:00 pm7:30 pm

Enjoy a 30-minute tour highlighting works from the Museum’s vast, encyclopedic collection with a focus on women artists of today.

Gretchen Woodman Rogers, Woman in a Fur Hat, about 1915

Special Event

Her Own Subject: American Women's Self-Portraits before 1930
March 11, 2015
7:00 pm7:30 pm

ASL interpreted Join Laura Prieto, chair, Department of History, and professor, Department of History/Women’s and Gender Studies, Simmons...

Sacred Hearts - Girls Rock Campaign

Special Event

Music: Girls Rock Campaign Boston
March 11, 2015
7:15 pm7:45 pm

Girls Rock Campaign Boston provides a supportive community fostering self-expression, confidence, and collaboration through musical education and...


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Women in the Arts at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, is presented in partnership with Artlifting