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Diwali: The Festival of Lights

Presented by Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (MFA) at Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Boston MA

Nov 07
Diwali: The Festival of Lights

Come celebrate Diwali, an ancient Festival of Lights, at the MFA and experience music, dance, story hour, gallery tours exploring highlights from the collection of South Asian art, and much more.

Celebrate the ancient Festival of Lights

Wednesday, November 7, 2018
5:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

Diwali at the MFA celebrates an ancient Festival of Lights observed around the world by many cultures and religions. On Diwali, Hindus, Buddhists, Sikhs, and Jains—some of the world’s oldest religions—light a diya (oil lamp) with family and friends, celebrating the triumph of light over darkness, knowledge over ignorance, and good over evil. Enjoy music by Awaaz Do and

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ADMISSION INFO

Wednesday, November 7, 2018
5:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

Free admission begins at 4 pm; all Diwali events are free.

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LOCATION

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

465 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115

PARKING INFO

Self Parking Options

Visitors to the MFA have three self-parking options: the Huntington Lot, the Fenway Lot, and the Museum Road Garage, all of which have entrances on Museum Road. The Huntington lot offers closer parking to the Huntington Avenue Entrance and the Fenway parking lot is more accessible to the State Street Corporation Fenway Entrance.

All parking facilities have handicap spaces.

Please take your parking ticket with you; all parking facilities are automated. Payment for parking may be made in the garage lobby, or by credit or debit card at the exit lanes of the lots. Scan your membership card to receive the discounted rate.

For additional information, please call the garage at 617-369-3657.

ACCESSIBILITY INFO

    • Assisted Listening System
    • Audio Description
    • Braille
    • Info
    • Large Print
    • Low Vision
    • Sign Language
    • Wheelchair Access

The Museum is committed to accessibility for all visitors. For general access information, call 617-267-9300, or e-mail access@mfa.org. For program information, call 617-369-3189.

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Dates and Times

Wednesday, Nov 7

5:00 pm at Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

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