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The Metropolitan Museum of Art

1000 5th Ave, New York City, NY 10028-0198
+1 212-535-7710
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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, connect.
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1000 5th Ave, New York City, NY 10028-0198
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Reviewed yesterday

Great experience! It’s a must if you’re visiting New York City. It has something for everyone. Absolutely spectacular!

Thank Laura P
Reviewed yesterday

Best place to go in NYC. Art from all over the world. This museum is comparable to the Louve in Paris. There are ever changing exhibits and permanent ones too. From the Renaissance to Modern Art. Something for everyone. On Friday nights there is live...More

Thank Bonnay S
Reviewed yesterday

There is something for everyone, but my favorite is European paintings. Anyone who visits New York needs to visit.

Thank vladimir j
Reviewed 2 days ago

We bought our admission tickets at the ticket counter in the museum lobby. The listed prices were $25 for adults, $17 for seniors, $12 for students, and children under 12 free. Imagine my shock when the ticket selling person asked me "How much do you...More

Thank frequent-traveler777
Reviewed 2 days ago

When we first went we underestimated how big it was!But its so beautiful. Because it is so big even it doesn't feel like it gets super packed. Overall I will for sure go back!Make sure to plan for an all-day trip to the museum.

Thank Isabella B
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

If you are an Art lover, any kind of art, and you happen to find yourself visiting New York , it is must , to my humble opinion, that you visit the Metropolitan Art Museum in New York City ! You may use the tube...More

Thank Manos I
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Just go. So worth the visit. It has it all. Hard to say more! Ancient Egypt to Monet. Really spectacular.

Thank Sam T
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I try to go to the Metropolitan Museum of Art quarterly. It’s one of the many many benefits of living in Manhattan. What a holiday treat to have these three amazing exhibits all in town at the same time. And the Museum has recently changed...More

Thank Julia L
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I have been to the Met many times. It’s incredible. $25 to get in and it is so wonderful. Pick a section and I suggest only doing that area. We did 5 hours 2 in the Egyptian area and 1.5 in the American wing. We...More

Thank Freddy4
Reviewed 2 days ago

I love going to this museum. There is a wealth of art, artifacts, and history waiting for you in every room. There are historical furniture rooms and the costume museum. At Christmas, it is always lovely to see the tree. If you are in NYC,...More

Thank dianebonvoyage
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14 January 2018|
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Response from WAREAGLE93 | Reviewed this property |
We had about a 45 min freezing wait to get in. No lines for those exhibits once in the museum. We were three on 12/28/17.
10 January 2018|
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Response from ProfessorCharles | Reviewed this property |
The cafeteria in the Museum is as reasonable as you'll find -- a bowl of soup and a bread roll is filling, healthy, and reasonable. Otherwise walk down to Lexington Avenue and look for a diner. Even some fried eggs in this... More
Vicky B
24 December 2017|
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Response from Edith G | Reviewed this property |
Look on the Museum website. The information is probably there.