Metropolitan Membership

A Membership group for adventurous urbanists.
Like you.

Join today starting at $10/month.

Launched in 2019, Metropolitan is a membership circle that brings together emerging professionals for city adventures and community building.

If you have a dog-eared copy of The Power Broker, hold strong opinions about Open Streets, or think a sewer tour makes a great date, OHNY Metropolitan is for you.

Metropolitan Members receive the following benefits:

  • Exclusive events for Metropolitan members—talks, tours, networking, and more!
  • Community events like the Metropolitan Summer Party and Member Summer Social
  • Discounted ticket to the OHNY Weekend Launch Party
  • Access to Members-Only tours and events 
  • Free and discounted admission to 30+ year-round public programs including $10 off summer boat tours
  • Advance preview of the OHNY Weekend lineup (save the date: October 18-20, 2024)

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Member Spotlights

Describe New York in three words:

“Chaotic, changing, challenging.”

– Albert Tan
Metropolitan Member

What’s your favorite part of New York?

“From Red Hook to the Rockaways, shout out to all the public waterfronts.”

– Rowie Samaco
Metropolitan Member

What does an Open City mean to you?

“Knowledge is power! Show up and fight for your city!”

– David Braha
Metropolitan Member

Upcoming Events

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Metropolitan Summer Party, Stickbulb

June 25th, 2024
6:00PM – 8:30PM
Boat Tour

Sunset Boat Tour: Port Infrastructure

July 31st, 2024
6:20PM – 9:00PM
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Midtown Kayak Tour

August 20th, 2024
6:00PM – 8:00PM
Boat Tour

Sunset Boat Tour: NYC’s Green Economy

August 21st, 2024
6:20PM – 9:00PM
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Design Tour: 154 Scott with Bench Architecture

September 10th, 2024
6:00PM – 7:30PM

Past Events

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Lower East Side Punk Walking Tour

May 9th, 2024
6:00PM – 7:30PM
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National Academy of Design

March 21st, 2024
6:00PM – 8:00PM
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STREB Open Rehearsal Reprise

February 16th, 2024
11:30AM – 3:00PM
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Metropolitan: 60 Wall Street

January 25th, 2024
5:30PM – 7:30PM
Members Only
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Sound of Color at OneButton

January 17th, 2024
6:00PM – 8:00PM
Members Only
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Exhibition Tour: Book of HOV at Brooklyn Public Library

September 26th, 2023
5:30PM – 6:30PM
Members Only
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Metropolitan Summer Party, The Suffolk

August 8th, 2023
6:00PM – 9:00PM
Members Only
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Metropolitan X Open Plans: Curb the Chaos

July 19th, 2023
6:00PM – 8:00PM
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Public Transit Pub Crawl

April 27th, 2023
6:30PM – 8:15PM
Members Only
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Minetta Lane Townhouse Tour

March 28th, 2023
6:00PM – 7:30PM
Members Only
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Metropolitan: Universal Hip Hop Museum Exhibition Tour

February 28th, 2023
5:00PM – 6:00PM
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Curator Tour: Life Between Buildings at MoMA PS1

December 15th, 2022
5:00PM – 7:00PM
Members Only
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Design Tour: Ulmer Brewery

August 30th, 2022
6:00PM – 8:00PM
Members Only
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Metropolitan Summer Party

August 2nd, 2022
6:00PM – 8:00PM
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Great Saunter – 32 Miles Around Manhattan

May 7th, 2022
7:00AM – 7:00PM
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Walking Tour: Gay Bars That Are Gone

November 3rd, 2021
5:30PM – 7:30PM
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Design Tour: Ulmer Brewery

September 14th, 2021
6:00PM – 8:00PM
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Walking Tour: Reclaiming Black Spaces

August 4th, 2021
5:30PM – 7:30PM
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Summer Party: Saint Marks Place

July 15th, 2021
6:00PM – 9:00PM
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Punks + Poets Tour

March 27th, 2021
3:00PM – 5:00PM
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Virtual Holiday Party with Urban Archive

December 9th, 2020
6:30PM – 7:30PM
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Brooklyn Bridge Park Pizza Picnic

September 17th, 2020
6:00PM – 9:00PM
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Design Tour: Essex Crossing

March 5th, 2020
6:00PM – 7:30PM
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After-Hours Poster House

January 22nd, 2020
5:00PM – 6:00PM
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Holiday Party with Urban Archive

December 11th, 2019
6:00PM – 9:00PM
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After-Hours: Morgan Library & Museum

September 17th, 2019
5:30PM – 7:00PM
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Design Tour: DUMBO Plaza

August 14th, 2019
5:30PM – 7:00PM
Exterior of the Ford Foundation at night with the Chrysler Building in the background.
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Design Tour: Ford Foundation Center for Social Justice

July 29th, 2019
5:00PM – 6:30PM
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Summer Party: 550 Vanderbilt

July 18th, 2019
6:00PM – 9:00PM