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Host an Event

The Metropolitan Museum of Art is renowned not only for its unparalleled collection, but for its grand, landmarked building on Fifth Avenue at the edge of Central Park.  The Museum’s many distinct spaces are ideal for a variety of events—from large corporate dinners and nonprofit galas to meetings and film screenings—including private dining opportunities for Members and Patrons.

Corporate Entertaining

The Met offers Corporate Patrons unique opportunities to entertain among artworks in the incomparable collection after hours.

Nonprofit Entertaining

The Met offers 501(c)(3) nonprofit organizations the perfect setting for momentous occasions, ranging from intimate receptions to black-tie fundraisers.

Social Entertaining

The Met offers individual donors after-hours access to the galleries for private celebrations. From birthdays to anniversaries, a special event at the Museum is one to be remembered.

Concerts, Film Screenings, and Upfronts

With a variety of spaces equipped with state-of-the-art media, The Met is the ideal location to host your private screening, concert, or upfront. Work with our team to satisfy your media technology needs and create the perfect experience for your audience, clients, industry colleagues, or staff.

Meetings and Conferences

Host your organization's next meeting under the same roof as our world-class art collection.

Graduations and Recitals

The Museum offers its world-class performance venues for your organization's graduation ceremony or private recital.