MFA Citizens

This program enables the Museum to become a place for new Americans to gather, make connections within their community, and create bridges across cultures—making the MFA part of their American experience.

New US citizens living in Massachusetts can receive a free one-year Friends and Family membership to the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.

To get a free Museum membership for one year, please fill out and submit the MFA Citizens Membership Request within one year of your swearing-in.

MFA Citizens membership includes:

General Admission (per day)

  • Free admission for two adults
  • Free admission for four youths (ages 7–17)
  • When free allotment is used up: Two $5 guest tickets (adult or youth)

Special Exhibitions

  • Includes general admission
  • Four free tickets (adult or youth) per exhibition
  • When free allotment is used up: Two $7 tickets (adult or youth) per day

Join us and celebrate your new US citizenship at your Museum!

You can contact us for more information and get directions to the Museum. E-mail with any questions. Visit Membership Frequently Asked Questions to find out more about MFA member benefits and discounts.


MFA Citizens is generously supported by The Topol Family Foundation.

The MFA is pleased to collaborate with the largest naturalization program in New England: Project Citizenship, as well as the Mayor’s Office for Immigrant Advancement and Boston Public Library.