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The Apollo Circle

Young Donors to The Met (under 40s)

The Met Apollo Circle is a dynamic group of young patrons of the arts who enjoy a closer connection to the Museum.

As an Apollo Circle Member or Patron, you will enjoy exclusive access to the Museum, and get to know other young art-lovers in their twenties and thirties at private receptions and programs.

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The Apollo Circle

The Apollo Circle

The Apollo Circle is an important part of The Met’s philanthropic community. You provide our curators, educators, and conservators with a reliable source of funding that enables the Museum to meet the needs of our diverse audiences. In this very direct way, you allow The Met to serve as the place where anyone can encounter great works of art.

  • Apollo Circle

    $1,200 per year

    For up to two members, ages 21-39.

    Apollo Circle Members enjoy monthly Apollo-specific programming. Events include an evening with the Museum’s Director and a private viewing of the Costume Institute with a curator. Apollo Circle Members also receive the Museum Patron benefits—including invitations to evening receptions, Preview Days, and Morning Hours, as well as access to the Balcony Lounge

    Within the limits prescribed by law, $553 is not tax-deductible.

    • Free Admission for 2 Member cardholders and 4 guests every visit (and children under 18)

  • Apollo Circle Patron

    $3,500 per year

    For up to two members, ages 21-45.

    Apollo Circle Patrons experience even deeper access to The Met. Receive all the benefits as Apollo Circle Members, plus additional behind-the-scenes events such as tours of a Conservation Lab and artists' studios. See full listing of benefits below.

    Within the limits prescribed by law, $703 is not tax-deductible.

    • Free Admission for 2 Member cardholders and 4 guests every visit (and children under 18)

All levels include:

Museum Discounts:

  • 10% discount on all public restaurants and venues at The Met Fifth Avenue and at The Met Cloisters
  • 10% off at The Met Store, plus seasonal 20% off
  • 10% off Museum parking

Insider Updates:

  • Invitations to Members-only events and parties
  • Member Bulletin
  • Quarterly What's On calendar

Questions

Questions / Problems?

Contact us if you need help: 212-650-2371 or email: apollo.circle@metmuseum.org

Terms and Conditions

Please note that Contributions are not refundable or transferable. All categories, benefits, and prices are subject to change. Membership benefits may not be refunded, resold, exchanged, or transferred. Admissions tickets and membership benefits may not be used for group visits. By visiting the Museum, you agree to comply with our our Visitor Guidelines.