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Fabulous Fashion Tour of the Metropolitan Museum Private tour provided by Shady Ladies Tours

Fabulous Fashion Tour of the Metropolitan Museum Private tour

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Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    The Metropolitan Museum of Art
    1000 5th Ave, New York, NY 10028, USA
    Great Hall, to the right of entrance, at the feet of the colossal statue of a Pharaoh
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    The Metropolitan Museum of Art
    Stop: 2 hours - Admission included
    the history of fashion and beauty standards through artworks in the collection, from Ancient Greece to Belle Epoque Paris
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  • You'll end at
    The Metropolitan Museum of Art
    1000 5th Ave, New York, NY 10028, USA
    Great Hall, to the right of entrance, at the feet of the colossal statue of a Pharaoh
    See address & details
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Departure Point
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1000 5th Ave, New York, NY 10028, USA
Duration
2h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Professional art historian guide
  • Entry/Admission - The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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LJMeyers wrote a review Mar 2021
Summit, New Jersey36 contributions12 helpful votes
Because of Covid, our Sorority alumnae group was looking for an online interesting way to get together. We found the Shady Ladies Fashion and Passion tour lead by Andrew Lear. 20 of us gathered via zoom for his fun , interesting and informative presentation on fashion. We all
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Date of experience: March 2021
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Response from Andrewlear, Owner at Fabulous Fashion Tour of the Metropolitan Museum Private tour
Responded 24 Mar 2021
Thanks for the great review, Lisa! We're glad your group enjoyed the tour. Thanks for the recommendation!
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PuttinontheRitz! wrote a review Jan 2020
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If you are curious about who, what and why people wore what they wore, the Kim Kardashians of their day, through the lens of a knowledgable historian, this is the tour for you. Why is their skin so white? How did they get their hair so high? Why were their hips so wide? Secrets
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Date of experience: January 2020
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Response from Andrewlear, Owner at Fabulous Fashion Tour of the Metropolitan Museum Private tour
Responded 21 Jan 2020
Thanks for your great review, Jessica! Hope to see you on another tour soon, in NYC or Paris!
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Gail wrote a review Nov 2019
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Guide was knowledgeable and at the same time entertaining. A great mix. Truly enjoyable! Best time in a museum ever!
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Date of experience: November 2019
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Response from Andrew L, Owner at Fabulous Fashion Tour of the Metropolitan Museum Private tour
Responded 1 Jul 2020
Thanks for the great review! Glad you enjoyed it. Come again, perhaps on Zoom!
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sushi4soup wrote a review May 2019
Northern California162 contributions71 helpful votes
I splurged on this tour and it was worth it! Andrew was the best tour guide you could ask for - very knowledgeable and approachable, but also willing to tailor his presentation to your interests. There were so many fascinating details that he pointed out in the artworks, that I
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Date of experience: May 2019
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Response from Andrew L, Owner at Fabulous Fashion Tour of the Metropolitan Museum Private tour
Responded 3 Jul 2019
Thanks for your great review! We're glad you decided to splurge on us and hope to see you again some time.
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