The MFA turns 150 in 2020—join us for a year of celebration! A rolling series of events, special exhibitions, programs, and initiatives honors the MFA’s legacy in the cultural community.
More events and initiatives will be announced throughout the year—check back often!
Bank of America has generously sponsored the MFA’s 150th Anniversary Celebration.
January 20, 2020–June 20, 2021
An exhibition curated by local high school students, featuring work by 20th-century artists of color.
April 18–August 23, 2020
A once-in-a-generation chance to see all 35 of the MFA’s paintings by Monet.
June 26, 2020, 10 am–5 pm
Join us for a free fun family-friendly day to kick off summer at the MFA. Rain or shine, the Museum hosts a festive community get-together.
In honor of our 150th anniversary, we’ve created a new tour of 15 objects—one for every decade of our 150-year history. Find these works of art throughout the Museum (print brochures are available at Sharf Visitor Center) or take your tour here.
Celebrate global cultures at the MFA with free performances, art making, and more.
A monthly newsletter highlighting the people behind the most exciting projects and ideas at the MFA.
A new center for discovery and learning opens with 22,000 square feet of dynamic space and six laboratories.
The first of its kind in the US, a leading center launches to expand appreciation and scholarship for Netherlandish art.