Welcome to the Boston Athenæum, a member supported library, museum, and cultural center that everyone is invited to join. Curious? Come on in. See what you discover.
Visitors can spend a day exploring the Boston Athenæuem with a day-pass. Buy a Day Pass.
There’s always something new here. Book clubs, gallery talks, concerts, and panel discussions are just a few of our in-person and online events. View Upcoming Programs.
Experience our collections through the lens of exceptional curation and interpretation. Explore Exhibitions.
Take a Tour
Join us for an in-person or virtual tour of the art, architecture and collections of the Athenæum. Sign Up for a Tour.
The Revolutionary: Samuel Adams (Virtual)
An Evening of Poetry and Song
Much Ado About Nothing: The Making of Zero: Cypher of Infinity
Member Event: Winter Warmer