The ICA is free for all visitors every Thursday from 5 to 9 PM.

Tickets for Free Thursday Nights will be available at at 10 AM on that Thursday morning. Check-in for Free Thursday Nights begins at 5PM. Last entry to the museum is at 8:30PM. Advance reservations are strongly recommended. On-site reservations are not guaranteed. 

Through the duration of To Begin Again: Artists and Childhood, the Art Lab will be open for drop-in art making on Free Thursday Nights from 5-7 PM. Learn more

Pop-up Talks

Thursdays at 6 PM, 7 PM, and 8 PM through February 23
On the second Thursday of each month, we will offer the Pop-up Talks in Spanish.

Get a different perspective on our exhibition To Begin Again: Artists and Childhood from individuals that study the ICA’s exhibitions every day—the Visitor Assistants (VAs). Drop by for 15-20 minute pop-up talks, and hear what works they’ve chosen to reflect on in these surprising gallery conversations.

El segundo jueves de cada mes, los ofreceremos en español.

Obtenga una perspectiva diferente sobre nuestra exposición To Begin Again: Artists and Childhood de personas que estudian las exposiciones del ICA todos los días — los Asistentes de Visitantes (o Visitor Assistants en inglés). Pase por las charlas o “pop-up talks” de 15 a 20 minutos y escuche qué obras han elegido para reflexionar en estas sorprendentes conversaciones de galería.


Your support helps keeps programs like this free and accessible. If you’ve enjoyed our free Thursday Nights, Holiday Mondays, talks, tours, film screenings, and family programs – or would like to see more of them! – please consider a small donation of $5 or more today.