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 617-720-7612.

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, February 27
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Member Meet and Greet. There is no fee for this Members-only event. Registration requested.
Registration Closed
To register, contact the Events Department directly: events@bostonathenaeum.org or 617-720-7600
Tuesday, March 03
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Book Talk, Grace Talusan, The Body Papers. This event is free for Members and free for Visitors with admission ($10). Registration requested.
Category
Quantity
Price
Free
 
Free
 
Wednesday, March 04
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Curator's Choice, Theo Tyson & Heidi Pribell, Art + Design. This event is $25 for Members and $35 for Visitors. Registration requested.
Category
Quantity
Price
$25.00
 
$35.00
 
Thursday, March 05
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Curator's Choice, Ginny Badgett, Revere's Engraving of the Boston Massacre. This event is free for Members and free for Visitors with admission ($10). Registration requested.
Category
Quantity
Price
Free
 
Free
 
Thursday, March 05
4:15 PM - 5:15 PM
Special Collections, Dan Axmacher, Staff-Led Gallery Talk. This event is free for members and free for Visitors with admission ($10). Reservations requested.
Category
Quantity
Price
Free
 
Free
 
Friday, March 06
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Curator's Choice, Theo Tyson, Sartorial Suffrage. This event is free for Members and free for Visitors with admission ($10). Registration requested.
Category
Quantity
Price
Free
 
Tuesday, March 10
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Member's Choice, Alison Barnet, Once Upon a Neighborhood. This event is free for Members only. Registration requested.
Category
Quantity
Price
Free
 
Tuesday, March 10
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Lecture, Justine Chang,What the Books Don't Tell You. This event is free for Members and free for Visitors with admission ($10). Registration requested.
Category
Quantity
Price
Free
 
Free
 
Wednesday, March 11
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Panel, Community Conversations. This event is free for Members and Visitors. Registration requested.
Category
Quantity
Price
Free
 
Free
 
Thursday, March 12
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Conversation, Marjan Kamali & Katrin Schumann, A Conversation on Agency: Displacement and Power During Political Turmoil. This event is free for Members and $15 for Visitors. Registration requested.
Category
Quantity
Price
Free
 
$15.00
 
Thursday, March 12
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Special Collections, John Buchtel, Curator-Led Gallery Talk. This event is $2 for Members and $5 for Visitors with admission ($10). Registration requested.
Category
Quantity
Price
$2.00
 
$5.00
 
Friday, March 13
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Film screening, Who Killed Vincent Chin? This screening is free for Members and free Visitors with admission fee ($10). Registration requested.
Category
Quantity
Price
Free
 
Free
 
Saturday, March 14
12:15 PM - 1:15 PM
Special Collections, Docent-Led Gallery Talk. This event is free for members and free for Visitors with admission ($10). Reservations requested.
Category
Quantity
Price
Free
 
Free
 
Monday, March 16
12:00 PM - 12:00 PM
Eye of the Expert, Crossing the Line. This event is $15 for Members only. Registration requested.
Category
Quantity
Price
$15.00
 
Thursday, March 19
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Lecture, Caroline Bruzelius, The Cathedral and the City. This event is free for Members only. Registration requested.
Category
Quantity
Price
Free
 
Friday, March 20
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
"Meet Us There! Day Trip: ""Shipwrecked"" in Worcester. This event is $65 for Members only. Registration requested. "
Category
Quantity
Price
$65.00
 
Wednesday, March 25
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Concert, Boston Art & Song, A Celebration of Music by African American Composers. This event is $20 for Members and $30 for Visitors. Registration requested.
Category
Quantity
Price
$20.00
 
$30.00
 
Thursday, March 26
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Book Talk, Martha Ackmann, These Fevered Days: Ten Pivotal Moments in the Making of Emily Dickinson. This event is free for Members and free for Visitors with admission ($10). Registration requested.
Category
Quantity
Price
Free
 
Free
 
Thursday, April 02
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Book Talk, Emma Smith, This is Shakespeare. This event is free for Members and $15 for Visitors. Registration requested.
Category
Quantity
Price
Free
 
$15.00
 
Monday, April 06
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Performance, Poets' Theatre, Blazing Banners. This event is $20 for Members and $30 for Visitors. Registration requested.
Category
Quantity
Price
$30.00
 
Wednesday, April 08
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Book Talk, Sean Moore, Slavery and the Making of the Early American Libraries: British Literature, Political Thought, and the Transatlantic Book Trade, 1731-1814. This event is free for Members and free for Visitors with admission ($10). Registration requested.
Category
Quantity
Price
Free
 
Free
 
Wednesday, April 15
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Discussion, English Speaking Union and the Greek Consulate, The Advocates: The Parthenon Marble Debate. This event is $15 for Members and $20 for Visitors. Registration requested.
Category
Quantity
Price
$15.00
 
$20.00
 
Thursday, April 16
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Performance, New England Philharmonic, Sherlock, Jr. in Concert with the New England Philharmonic. This event is $20 for Members and $30 for Visitors. Registration requested.
Category
Quantity
Price
$20.00
 
$30.00
 
Tuesday, April 21
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Lecture, Dory Klein, The Seed of an Idea: Growing a Seed Library at Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden. This event is free for Members and free for Visitors with admission ($10). Registration requested
Category
Quantity
Price
Free
 
Free
 
Wednesday, April 22
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Book Talk, Andrew Whitby, The Sum of the People. This event is $15 for Members and $20 for Visitors. Registration requested.
Category
Quantity
Price
$15.00
 
$20.00
 
Tuesday, April 28
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Eye of the Expert, Crossing the Line. This event is $25 for Members only. Registration requested.
Category
Quantity
Price
$25.00
 
Wednesday, April 29
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Demonstration, Kim Gorrasi, Portrait Talk & Demonstration. This event is free for Members and free for Visitors with admission ($10). Registration requested.
Category
Quantity
Price
Free
 
Free
 
Thursday, April 30
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Book Talk, Jill McDonough, Here All Night: Poetry & Cocktails. This event is $20 for Members and $30 for Visitors. Registration requested.
Category
Quantity
Price
$20.00
 
$30.00
 
Tuesday, May 05
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Book Talk, Robert Tougias, The Birder on Berry Lane. This event is free for Members and free for Visitors with admission ($10). Registration requested.
Category
Quantity
Price
Free
 
Free
 
Thursday, May 14
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Performance, Sun Ho Kim and Jan Pfeiffer-Rios, The Journey: A Tribute to the Poetry of Mary Oliver. This event is $20 for Members and $30 for Visitors. Registration requested.
Category
Quantity
Price
$20.00
 
$30.00
 
Wednesday, July 15
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Lecture, Allison Lange, Teacher's Workshop. This event is $15 for Members and $20 for Visitors. Registration requested.
Category
Quantity
Price
$15.00
 
$20.00
 
Event registration summary
Member Meet and Greet, Feb. 27:
Member Fee
0
Free
Book Talk, The Body Papers, Mar. 3:
Member Fee
0
Free
NonMember Fee
0
Free
Curator's Choice: Art + Design, Mar. 4:
Member Fee
0
$25.00
NonMember Fee
0
$35.00
Curator's Choice: Revere's Engraving, Mar. 5:
Member Fee
0
Free
NonMember Fee
0
Free
Staff-Led Gallery Talk, Mar. 5:
Member Fee
0
Free
NonMember Fee
0
Free
Curator's Choice: Sartorial Suffrage, Mar. 6:
Member Fee
0
Free
Member's Choice, Once Upon a Neighborhood, Mar. 10:
Member Fee
0
Free
Lecture, What the Books Don't Tell You, Mar. 10:
Member Fee
0
Free
NonMember Fee
0
Free
Community Conversations, Mar. 11:
Member Fee
0
Free
NonMember Fee
0
Free
Conversation, Female Agency, Mar. 12:
Member Fee
0
Free
NonMember Fee
0
$15.00
Curator-Led Gallery Talk, Mar. 12:
Member Fee
0
$2.00
NonMember Fee
0
$5.00
Film Screening, Who Killed Vincent Chin? Mar. 13:
Member Fee
0
Free
NonMember Fee
0
Free
Docent-Led Gallery Talk, Mar. 14:
Member Fee
0
Free
NonMember Fee
0
Free
Eye of the Expert: Crossing the Line, Mar. 16:
Member Fee
0
$15.00
Lecture, The Cathedral and the City, Mar. 19:
Member Fee
0
Free
Day Trip, "Shipwrecked" in Worcester, Mar. 20:
Member Fee
0
$65.00
Concert, A Celebration of Music, Mar. 25:
Member Fee
0
$20.00
NonMember Fee
0
$30.00
Book Talk, These Fevered Days, Mar. 26:
Member Fee
0
Free
NonMember Fee
0
Free
Book Talk, This is Shakespeare, Apr. 2:
Member Fee
0
Free
NonMember Fee
0
$15.00
Performance, Blazing Banners, Apr. 6:
Member Fee
0
$20.00
NonMember Fee
0
$30.00
Book Talk, Early American Libraries, Apr. 8:
Member Fee
0
Free
NonMember Fee
0
Free
Discussion, The Parthenon Marble Debate, Apr. 15:
Member Fee
0
$15.00
NonMember Fee
0
$20.00
Performance, Sherlock Jr., Apr. 16:
Member Fee
0
$20.00
NonMember Fee
0
$30.00
Lecture, The Seed of an Idea, Apr. 21:
Member Fee
0
Free
NonMember Fee
0
Free
Book Talk, The Sum of the People, Apr. 22:
Member Fee
0
$15.00
NonMember Fee
0
$20.00
Eye of the Expert: Crossing the Line, Apr. 28:
Member Fee
0
$25.00
Portrait Talk & Demonstration, Apr. 29:
Member Fee
0
Free
NonMember Fee
0
Free
Book Talk, Here All Night, Apr. 30:
Member Fee
0
$20.00
NonMember Fee
0
$30.00
Book Talk, The Birder on Berry Lane, May 5:
Member Fee
0
Free
NonMember Fee
0
Free
Performance, Poetry of Mary Oliver, May 14:
Member Fee
0
$20.00
NonMember Fee
0
$30.00
Lecture, Allison Lange, Jul. 15:
Member Fee
0
$15.00
NonMember Fee
0
$20.00
Donation:
$0.00
Total:
$
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