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Nonprofit Receptions and Galas

The Museum offers sought-after locations to host your upcoming events—from small-scale receptions to stunning black-tie galas.

Learn more about nonprofit reception and gala options (PDF).


Great Hall and Great Hall Balcony

The Great Hall

With three immense domes, eight dramatic arches, and a marble mosaic floor, the Great Hall has been the majestic main entry of The Metropolitan Museum of Art for more than a century.

The Temple of Dendur in The Sackler Wing

The Temple of Dendur

The Temple of Dendur in The Sackler Wing is an Egyptian monument built by Emperor Augustus around 15 B.C. and reconstructed in a modern simulation of its original site. Presented to the United States as a gift from the Egyptian government, it is now an iconic Met space and a highlight of the Museum's collection.

Carroll and Milton Petrie European Sculpture Court

Carroll and Milton Petrie European Sculpture Court

The Carroll and Milton Petrie European Sculpture Court was designed as a classical French garden, presenting large outdoor Italian and French sculptures dating from the seventeenth to the nineteenth century.