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Planned 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 19, Patriots Day
May 31, Memorial Day
July 5, Independence Day
August 20, early closing (1:00 p.m.)
September 6, Labor Day
November 24, early closing (1:00 p.m.)
November 25, Thanksgiving Day
December 24, Christmas Eve
December 25, Christmas Day (Saturday)

December 31, New Year's Eve