Special Programs & Lectures

Virtual Event! Architecture Tour

METC’s Virtual Architecture Tour is back on August 13, at 6:30pm. Join architectural historian, Alison Grenier-Poupel for an exterior and interior tour of the magnificent James Library Building from the comfort of your home. Built as a library in 1899, it was given to the residents of Madison by Gilded Age millionaire D. Willis James, and is on the National Register of Historic Places. Alison is a former member of the French Ministry of Culture, and has worked with restorers, architects and other professionals in Paris and at the Cathedral in Lyon, France. Pre-registration is required for this event. This event is $10 per person or free for METC Members.

Virtual Event! Trivia Night

Missing pub-quiz nights and enjoying drinks with friends? Join METC on July 16 at 7:00pm for a fun night of virtual trivia! Test your knowledge of history, crafts, Madison, and more with highlights from our collection. Between rounds, sip on a signature cocktail creation by beverage master Izzy Tulloch(@izzysees). Izzy is an award winning bartender based in Brooklyn. She currently runs the bar program at HiHi Room. Recruit your trivia team, brush up on your METC history, and enjoy a drink from the comfort of your own home. Prizes will be awarded to the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners! Pre-registration is required to access this Zoom link and cocktail recipe! This event is free for METC Members or $10 per person