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List of Closings

The Boston Athenæum will be closed or will close early on the following dates.  In the cases of an early closing, the closing time is listed.

For the most recent changes in closings, please see the Calendar or call (617) 227-0270.


January 1, New Year's Day
April 20, Patriots' Day
May 25, Memorial Day
July 3, Independence Day observed
July 4, Independence Day
August 31, early closing at 2:30 p.m.
September 7, Labor Day
November 25, early closing at 5:30 p.m.
November 26Thanksgiving
December 24, early closing at 1:00 p.m.
December 25, Christmas Day
December 31, early closing at 1:00 p.m.