Friday, February 4, 2022

February In-Person and Virtual Events @ THE MET




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In-Person Events


A man and a woman in Police uniforms.


Heartbeat Opera's Fidelio

Thursday, February 10, 7 pm
Saturday, February 12, 7 pm
Sunday, February 13, 2 pm

The Grace Rainey Rogers Auditorium

A Black activist is wrongfully incarcerated. His wife, Leah, disguises herself to infiltrate the system and free him. But when injustice reigns, one woman's grit may not be enough to save her love. Featuring the voices of imprisoned people, this daring adaptation places Beethoven's masterpiece in the time of Black Lives Matter.

Tickets start at $25.

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A girl and a boy look at an artwork.


Start with Art at The Met: Sankofa

Thursday, February 17, 3:30–4:30 pm
Carson Family Hall, Ruth and Harold D. Uris Center for Education

Share ideas and enjoy stories, sketching, singing, and other gallery activities that bring works of art to life. This month's theme explores the idea of sankofa in celebration of Black History Month. Recommended for families with children ages 3 to 6 years.

Free with Museum admission; admission is free for children under 12 with an adult.

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Two students pointing at an artwork.


The Observant Eye

Friday, February 18, 6:30–7:30 pm
Meet in Carson Family Hall, Uris Center for Education

Slow down, tap into your powers of observation, and discover a work of art through close looking and discussion. No prior knowledge of art is necessary. All adult learners are welcome.

Free with Museum admission.

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Virtual Events


A father and son are seated at a table using their hands to bend pieces of wire together.


Discoveries—Imagining a Whole New World: Design Your World

Sunday, February 13, 11 am–12:30 pm

For people with learning and developmental disabilities and those on the autism spectrum. Join us for online workshops to talk about and make art at home!

Free, though advance registration is required.

Ages 5–13
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Ages 14–22
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Ages 23+
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A woman stands before a handful of seniors and their care partners pointing at a work of art outside of the picture.


Met Escapes—Lunar New Year: Celebrating the Year of the Tiger

Wednesday, February 16, 2–3 pm

For individuals living with dementia, together with their family members or care partners. Take a break from the everyday with an online exploration of works of art.

Free, though advance registration is required.

Register now →


Now Available


A group of young women check out a glass case with artwork

Virtual Group Tours

Engage with great works of art wherever you are! Virtual tours are available for K–12 School Groups, College and University Groups, and Adult Groups.

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More Events

Looking for more? Virtual events are available on YouTube, Facebook, and our website after they premiere.


See all upcoming events →


Plan Your Visit

See the Plan Your Visit page for more information about buying tickets in advance. Please note our current opening days and hours for each location.

In accordance with the New York City mandate, all visitors aged 5 and older must show proof of full vaccination (at least two doses of an accepted two-dose series vaccine, or one dose of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine). All visitors aged 18 and older must also show a valid personal ID.

Face coverings are required for all visitors aged 2 and older, even if you are vaccinated. For the health and safety of our staff and visitors, dining locations are closed.

Read our visitor guidelines.

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Accessibility at The Met
The Met is committed to accessibility for all. For information about accessibility, programs, and services for people with disabilities at both Met sites, visit To request an access accommodation for virtual programs or online resources, email, or call 212-650-2010. For information about accessibility on our website, see our Website Accessibility Statement.




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