Event Registration

The events below are open for registration. Registration for an event does not open until at least two weeks prior to the event. 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 and registration dates, 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.

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Panel, Civic Engagement
Panel, Civic Engagement: Purposeful Contributions to a Greater Good. This event is open to the public. The fee is $15 for members and $30 for non-members. Reservations are required.
Tuesday, April 25, 2017 at 6:00 PM
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Royal Oak Book Talk, Sally Bedell Smith (Sold Out)
Royal Oak Book Talk, Sally Bedell Smith, Prince Charles. The fee for this members-only event is $30. Reservations are required.
Wednesday, April 26, 2017 at 6:00 PM
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Performance, Les Amis de Vinteuil
Performance, Les Amis de Vinteuil, L'Oreille de Proust. This event is free and open to the public with admission. Reservations are required.
Monday, May 01, 2017 at 6:00 PM
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Lecture, Sharon Harper
Lecture, Sharon Harper, Off Stage: Reading Aftermath (A Geological Survey). This event is open to the public. The fee is $15 for members and $30 for non-members. Reservations are required.
Thursday, May 04, 2017 at 6:00 PM
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Concert, New England Philharmonic
Concert, New England Philharmonic, A Composer's Sense of Place. This event is open to the public. The fee is $15 for members and $30 for non-members. Reservations are required.
Monday, May 08, 2017 at 6:00 PM
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New Members' Reception, May 11, 2017
This wine and cheese reception is for the newest members of the Boston Athenæum. This event is free, but registration is required. New members are allowed to bring up to three non-member guests to this event, but we ask that guests' first and last names are listed at the time of registration. Please click NEXT, and follow all of the steps below, as if you were paying. Your registration is complete when you receive a confirmation email.
Thursday, May 11, 2017 at 5:30 PM
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Panel, ADHD’s Challenges and Controversies
Panel, ADHD’s Challenges and Controversies. This event is free and open to the public with admission. Reservations are required.
Tuesday, May 16, 2017 at 6:00 PM
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Conservation Evening
Conservation Evening: A Benefit for the Conservation Lab of the Boston Athenæum. This event is open to the public. The fee is $40 for members and non-members. Reservations are required.
Thursday, May 18, 2017 at 6:00 PM
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Performance, Multiple Choice: Exploring Religi...
Performance, Multiple Choice: Exploring Religious Plurality through REV. 23, a New Opera. This event is open to the public. The fee is $20 for members and $30 for non-members. Reservations are required.
Wednesday, May 24, 2017 at 6:00 PM
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John Hubbard Sturgis Eaton Lecture, Henry J. Duffy
John Hubbard Sturgis Eaton Lecture, Henry J. Duffy, Robert Gould Shaw and the Shaw Memorial. There is no fee for this members-only event. Reservations are required.
Wednesday, June 07, 2017 at 6:00 PM