Event Registration

The events below are open for registration. Online registration closes at 2:00 p.m. on  the day of the event. For weekend events, online registration closes on Friday at 2:00 pm. Contact the Events Department directly to register after this time. For a detailed list of all events, check our Upcoming Events page.

Unfortunately, we do not offer refunds if you cannot attend an event. For help, please see our Frequently Asked Questions or contact the events office at events@bostonathenaeum.org or 617-720-7600.

You can register for multiple events at once. Check the box next to the events you are interested in registering for and fill out the information accordingly. Once you have filled out the information for all of the events you are interested in registering for, scroll down to the bottom of the page and select "Continue."

  1. Step 1 Selection
  2. Step 2 Registration
Thursday, October 11
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Lecture, Casey Sherman, Above and Beyond: John F. Kennedy and America's Most Dangerous Cold War Spy Mission. This event is open to the public. The event is $10 for members and $15 for visitors. Reservations are required.
Registration Closed
To register, contact the Events Department directly: events@bostonathenaeum.org or 617-720-7600
Tuesday, October 16
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Eye of the Expert, Ecco Venezia, Behold Venice. The fee for this members-only event is $35. Reservations are required.
Sold Out
This event is currently sold out.
Monday, October 22
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Book Talk, Stephen Greenblatt, Tyrant: Shakespeare on Politics. This event is open to the public. The fee for this members-only event is $15. Reservations are required.
Category
Quantity
Price
$15.00
 
Thursday, October 25
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Performance, Music Showcase and Craft Beer Tasting. his event is open to the public. The event is $15 for members and $20 for visitors. Reservations are required.
Category
Quantity
Price
$15.00
 
$20.00
 
Monday, October 29
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Lecture, Book Trade in Venice in the Late Quattrocento. The fee for this members-only event is $15. Reservations are required.
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Quantity
Price
$15.00
 
Tuesday, October 30
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Eye of the Expert, Ecco Venezia, Behold Venice. The fee for this members-only event is $35. Reservations are required.
Sold Out
This event is currently sold out.
Thursday, November 01
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Panel, Cybersecurity, Russian Interference, and the Midterm Elections. This event is open to the public. The event is $20 for members and $30 for visitors. Reservations are required.
Category
Quantity
Price
$20.00
 
$30.00
 
Monday, November 05
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Performance, Boston Saxophone Quartet. This event is open to the public. The event is $20 for members and $30 for visitors. Reservations are required.
Category
Quantity
Price
$20.00
 
$30.00
 
Wednesday, November 07
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Book Talk, Kendall Taylor, The Gatsby Affair: Scott, Zelda, and the Betrayal That Shaped an American Classic. This event is open to the public. The event is $10 for members and $15 for visitors. Reservations are required.
Category
Quantity
Price
$10.00
 
$15.00
 
Saturday, November 10
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Teen Book Talk, Jarrett Krosoczka. This event is free and open to the public.. Registration is advised but not required.
Category
Quantity
Price
Free
 
Free
 
Tuesday, November 13
6:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Lecture, Jonathan Gottschall, The Storytelling Animal: How Stories Make Us Human. This event is open to the public. This event is $10 for members and $15 for visitors. Reservations are required.
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Quantity
Price
$10.00
 
$15.00
 
Tuesday, November 13
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Members' Choice, Conventry Edwards-Pitt, Aged Healthy, Wealthy & Wise. There is no fee for this members-only event, but reservations are recommended.
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Quantity
Price
Free
 
Monday, November 19
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Lecture, Steven Semes, New Building in Old Cities: Architecture and Conservation in Historic Settings. This event is open to the public. The fee is $15 for members and ICAA members and $20 for visitors. Reservations are required.
Category
Quantity
Price
$15.00
 
$20.00
 
Wednesday, November 28
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Members' Choice, Susan Orlean, The Library Book. There is no fee for this members-only event, but reservations are recommended.
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Quantity
Price
Free
 
Monday, December 03
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Members' Choice, Nathaniel Philbrick, In the Hurricane’s Eye. The fee for this members-only event is $15. Reservations are required.
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Quantity
Price
$15.00
 
Tuesday, December 04
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Eye of the Expert, Ecco Venezia, Behold Venice. The fee for this members-only event is $20. Reservations are required.
Sold Out
This event is currently sold out.
Saturday, December 08
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Children's Event, Winter Craft-making. This event is open to the public. The fee is $5 for members and $5 for non-members. Reservations are required.
Category
Quantity
Price
$5.00
 
$5.00
 
Monday, December 10
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Lecture, Robert Zimmerman, Nature’s Design: Land, Water, and Climate Change in Boston. This event is open to the public. This event is free for members and $15 for visitors. Reservations are required.
Category
Quantity
Price
Free
 
$15.00
 
Tuesday, December 11
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Members' Choice, Douglas Zook, “Reflection poems” from the windows of the world. There is no fee for this members-only event, but reservations are recommended.
Category
Quantity
Price
Free
 
Monday, December 17
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Panel, Meet The Moth: A Night with Hosts and Producers of The Moth Radio Hour. This event is open to the public. The event is $10 for members and $15 for visitors. Reservations are required.
Category
Quantity
Price
$10.00
 
$15.00
 
Tuesday, January 15
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Eye of the Expert, Ecco Venezia, Behold Venice. The fee for this members-only event is $20. Reservations are required.
Category
Quantity
Price
$20.00
 
Event registration summary
Book Talk, Casey Sherman:
Member Fee
0
$10.00
NonMember Fee
0
$15.00
Book Talk, Stephen Greenblatt:
Member Fee
0
$15.00
Artist Showcase & Craft Beer Night:
Member Fee
0
$15.00
NonMember Fee
0
$20.00
Panel, Book Trade in Venice in the Late Quattrocen:
Member Fee
0
$15.00
Panel, Cybersecurity, Russian Interference:
Member Fee
0
$20.00
NonMember Fee
0
$30.00
Performance, Boston Saxophone Quartet:
Member Fee
0
$20.00
NonMember Fee
0
$30.00
Book Talk, Kendall Taylor:
Member Fee
0
$10.00
NonMember Fee
0
$15.00
Teen Book Talk, Jarrett Krosoczka:
Member Fee
0
Free
NonMember Fee
0
Free
Book Talk, Jonathan Gottschall:
Member Fee
0
$10.00
NonMember Fee
0
$15.00
Members' Choice, Coventry Edwards-Pitt:
Member Fee
0
Free
Lecture, Steven Semes:
Member Fee
0
$15.00
NonMember Fee
0
$20.00
Book Talk, Susan Orlean:
Member Fee
0
Free
Book Talk, Nathaniel Philbrick:
Member Fee
0
$15.00
Children's Event, Winter Craft-making:
Member Fee
0
$5.00
NonMember Fee
0
$5.00
Lecture, Nature’s Design: Land, Water, and Climate:
Member Fee
0
Free
NonMember Fee
0
$15.00
Members' Choice, Douglas Zook:
Member Fee
0
Free
Panel, Meet The Moth: A Night with Hosts and Produ:
Member Fee
0
$10.00
NonMember Fee
0
$15.00
Eye of the Expert, Ecco Venezia, Behold Venice:
Member Fee
0
$20.00
Donation:
$0.00
Total:
$
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