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.

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    to meet you.

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  • See what’s
    happening.
    Compelling talks, engaging conversations, unforgettable experiences. And so much more.

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  • Upcoming Programs

  • 12/06/22

    The Revolutionary: Samuel Adams (Virtual)

    6:00 PM

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  • 12/08/22

    December ’41

    6:00PM

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  • 12/14/22

    An Evening of Poetry and Song

    6:00PM

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  • 12/15/22

    Much Ado About Nothing: The Making of Zero: Cypher of Infinity

    6:00PM

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  • 12/19/2022

    Member Event: Winter Warmer

    6:00PM

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