Free Admission Day for Art Museum Day and International Museum Day


Friday, May 18, 2018, 10:00am to 5:00pm


Harvard Art Museums, 32 Quincy Street

The Harvard Art Museums will offer free admission to all visitors today, in celebration of Art Museum Day and International Museum Day, organized by the Association of Art Museum Directors (AAMD) and the International Council of Museums (ICOM).

Explore the collections galleries of the Fogg, Busch-Reisinger, and Arthur M. Sackler Museums, and see the special exhibition Inventur—Art in Germany, 1943–55. Also on display is a special loan from the Van Gogh Museum, Snow-Covered Field with a Harrow, which you can view in Gallery 2700 on Level 2.

We are also extending a 10% discount on all levels of memberships purchased at the museums today. Membership can be purchased at the admissions desk or in the shop. Visit our Members and Fellows pages to learn more about the benefits of supporting the museums’ mission to promote knowledge about and appreciation of art and art museums.

Share your experience via social media, with the hashtags #ArtMuseumDay and #MuseumDay; and tag us with #HarvardArtMuseums.

AAMD’s Art Museum Day and ICOM’s International Museum Day are held in conjunction, uniting the organizations’ memberships to celebrate museums and raise awareness about their importance in society.