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Free Harvard Art Museums Memberships

By Harvard Art Museums

In addition to free admission (to the Harvard Art Museums and other museums,) The Cambridge Friends program is a free membership initiative for Cambridge residents to enjoy the Harvard Art Museums.

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This is an ongoing program.
Sunday and Tuesday through Saturday. Morning and Afternoon.

Ages: 10 to Adults.

Cambridge residents only.

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Harvard Art Museums

Registration required

  • Sign-up is ongoing



  • Both in-person and virtual (online or over the phone).

Harvard Art Museums
32 Quincy
Cambridge, MA 02138
United States

Neighborhood 9

Additional information

• Free admission to the Harvard Art Museums for up to two individuals per household (youth under 18 are always free)
• Invitations to quarterly gallery tours
• Annual invitation to one event in our popular Coffee with Curators series
• Subscription to the Museum Monday newsletter
• Discounts in Jenny’s Cafe and the museum shop
• Invitations to view exhibitions and attend other programs at the museums
• Participation in the College and University Art Museums Reciprocal Program, offering complimentary admission to 80 participating museums.

To become a Cambridge Friend, use this online registration link; you must be a current Cambridge resident with a valid mailing address to enroll.

We can’t underscore enough how excited we are to connect more fully with our surrounding community—we look forward to welcoming all our Cambridge neighbors to the museums!

Program continues to run during Winter vacation, February vacation, and April vacation.