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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
January 2, closed
April 16, Patriot's Day
May 28, Memorial Day
July 4, Independence Day
August 17, early closing (2:00 p.m.)
September 3, Labor Day
November 21, early closing (1:00 p.m.)
November 22, Thanksgiving Day
November 30, early closing (1:00 p.m.)
December 24, Christmas Eve
December 25, Christmas Day
December 31, New Year's Eve