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Nowruz 2018: The Persian New Year Festival
Explore Persian arts and culture through demonstrations, tours and talks, art making, music and dance performances including performances by Persian classical vocalist and musicians.
Welcome the arrival of spring at the MFA’s annual celebration of Nowruz, the Persian New Year festival. Explore Persian arts and culture through demonstrations, tours and talks, art making, music and dance performances including performances by Persian classical vocalist and musician Sepideh Raissadat. Shooka Afshar and her Sarzameen Ensemble perform in concert with artists Bahareh and Farzenah Safarani.
Learn about Nowruz traditions, view a Haft Seen display, and much more throughout the
Free with Museum Admission
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.