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The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Open Now: 10:00 am - 5:30 pm
Open today: 10:00 am - 5:30 pm
The Metropolitan Museum of Art Admission with Access to The Met Breuer and The Met Cloisters
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The Metropolitan Museum of Art Admission with Access to The Met Breuer and The Met Cloisters
from USD 25.00*
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At New York City's most visited museum and attraction, you will experience over 5,000 years of art from around the world. The Met is for anyone as a source of inspiration, insight and understanding. You can learn, escape, play, dream, discover...more
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1000 5th Ave, New York City, NY 10028-0198
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Reviewed yesterday

First of all If you cannot afford The price of Admission Tel the Young Lady You can not afford to pay the .Full cost YOU MUST GIVE THEM SOME AMOUNT OF MONEY. What Ever You Can Afford. wear comfortable shoes Make a list of what...More

Thank matthew c
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We took a private tour that lasted 4 hours and only covered 2 rooms out of 20! It was amazing!! We decided to stay another 3 hrs to explore the Asian art and only left because we were hungry. Food: We did have lunch at...More

Thank Doryv
Reviewed yesterday

This museum has an extensive collection. The special exhibits are consistently different and interesting. The staple ones are great to see as well. Even though you start to remember where certain artifacts are, it never gets old. I've brought friends, family and students to the...More

Thank johnny d
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The Met is an NYC must! Amazing art, beautiful sculptures, lovely views! Don’t miss this chance to visit the masters first hand!

Thank GoffedIt
Reviewed 2 days ago

With such a diverse offering of exhibitions, that change on a regular basis, the Met truly has something for everyone. I highly recommend the current exhibition on Medusa, Dangerous Beauty. It's fascinating and a must see for fans of either art or history. Interesting to...More

Thank LeaF202
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is definitely worth seeing if museums are your thing and even if they aren't. The queues are long, so you definitely want to try and make this your port of call early in the morning, not least because there is so much to see....More

Thank sadave1
Reviewed 3 days ago

I have been a member of the Metropolitan Museum of Art since 1993 and have to say that consistently that the Met is the best museum I have ever been to and I have been to museums all over the world. The current 'Delacroix' exhibition...More

Thank Justin W
Reviewed 3 days ago

Such a fabulous museum. I went to 3 special exhibits: In Praise of Painting: Dutch Masterpieces at the Met, Delacroix, and Peace be With You on the Roof Garden. I took the docent led tour of the In Praise of Painting and learned so much...More

Thank LPLoveToTravel
Reviewed 3 days ago

Each and every room you visit in this museum will leave you at a loss for words. You can easily spend half a day here.

Thank reuvennaidoo
Reviewed 3 days ago

Although we have been to NY several times we had previously never been to this museum but we thoroughly recommend it. It is quite large and there are enough exhibits to keep you occupied for a good few hours, ideal when it is raining hard...More

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Response from sabrina123_10 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, the Musical Instruments Galleries are open.
28 August 2018|
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Response from bestearly | Reviewed this property |
I was there in the winter. It was freezing outside and very warm inside!
25 August 2018|
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Response from KAREN S | Reviewed this property |
Do you mean simple museum admission tickets, or tickets for a special exhibition? Simple museum admission tickets are easy to buy right at the museum. No need to buy them online. Just walk in and go to a kiosk or sales... More