Wednesday, February 5, 2020
10:00 am–10:00 pm
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

Free admission all day

Add to Calendar 2020-02-05 10:00:00 2020-02-05 22:00:00 MFA 150: The Celebration Begins 02/05/2020 10 am Museum of Fine Arts, Boston Museum of Fine Arts, Boston America/New_York public

Join us to celebrate the MFA's 150th birthday, and kick off our anniversary year, with a full day of fun and free admission. Explore 15 decades of MFA milestones through a 15-stop highlights tour, or make your own masterpiece. Stick around for a sweet treat and special surprises!

Share your best MFA moments with #mfa150

Double member discounts for dining and retail

Members get 20% off in all Museum shops and 30% in all dining venues (alcohol not included).


MFA Journey: Explore Highlights of 150 Years Tours

11 am, 1, 3, 5, 7, and 8 pm
6:30 pm tour in Spanish

All tours depart from Sharf Visitor Center and last one hour

ASL interpreter
7 and 8 pm

Artist Toolbox Cart: Stained Glass

5:30–8:30 pm, Gallery 228

Drawing in the Galleries

6–9 pm, Gallery 234

Celebratory Moment

6–7 pm, Shapiro Family Courtyard

  • Welcome from Matthew Teitelbaum, Ann and Graham Gund Director; and Bank of America
  • "Happy Birthday" led by Darcy Kuronen, Pappalardo Curator of Musical Instruments
  • Special appearance by Riley the Museum Dog
  • Sweet Treats
ASL interpreter


New American Cafe

Open until 8:30 pm

Wheelchair accessible symbol

Wheelchair accessible

Past Dates and Times

Wednesday, February 5, 2020

Free admission all day


Bank of America

Lead Sponsor

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