The 2021 Museum Gala

Thursday, November 18, 2021

7 pm Cocktails
7:45 pm Dinner, Auction, and Special Performance by
Foo Fighters

Museum Gala Chairs
Jodie and John Eastman
Tina Fey and Jeff Richmond
Alice and Lorne Michaels

Menu Created by Marcus Samuelsson
Auction Conducted by Sara Friedlander, Christie's

Space is limited.
To purchase tables, tickets, or make a contribution, please call


For more information, please call 212-496-3495 or email [email protected].

Required Proof of Vaccination and Corresponding Identification

All guests will be required to show proof of COVID-19 vaccination and corresponding identification at the door for entry. The Gala will be held in accordance with the Museum’s health and safety guidelines in effect at the time of the event.

  • Upon arrival, the Museum staff will greet you and verify proof of vaccination and corresponding identification. The verification will take place outside the designated event entrance.
  • If you do not have both a valid proof of vaccination and identification, you will not be permitted to enter the premises. Acceptable documentation can be found on the Museum’s Health and Safety page.

Museum Mask Guidance

All guests are required to wear masks upon arrival, during vaccination status check, at coat checks, at registration, in elevators, and while moving from one event space to another, including during egress.

COVID-19 Warning: An inherent risk of exposure to COVID-19 exists in any public place where people are present. By attending this function, you voluntarily assume all risks related to exposure to COVID-19.