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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 via mobile

Much to see! Recommend taking advantage of the free tours - we joined the one called Museum Highlights. Our tour guide helped deepen our appreciation for some of the works - well worth the time before exploring on your own! Note that their Admission policy...More

Thank Jay V
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Reviewed yesterday

Arguably, this is one of the best museums in the U.S. When you go in, look at the layout, what special events are on, and what are your interests. You will have trouble seeing it all. Because of some ancient rule and deal in NYC,...More

Thank kasey1945
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This museum is one of the best in the world for good reason. You could spend a week in here and not see it all. Remember pricing for tickets is Suggested (which is pretty steep but way better than some museums that don’t have suggested...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This museum it super huge and they have a lot of things and many collections of arts and collection from historic in the world

Thank Kai M
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Reviewed yesterday

This is an amazing museum and one of the best! From the Egyptian exhibit to the art exhibits/ Definately get there!

Thank Mariko S
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Must go spot, one day isn't enough to see everything, but the ancient collection is awesome and you should start there.

Thank Bruce M
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We took the free highlights tour, very helpful and fascinating guide named Alyshea, she was so engaging and really brought it all to life. After that, we spent several hours there and could have spent days - so much to see, and incredibly curated collections....More

Thank CathySB17
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The museum is enormous with so much to see the two hours we were there scratched the surface. All the kids enjoyed the experience and actually appreciated the beauty and talent of each collection we viewed. Seeing the painting of GW crossing the Delaware was...More

Thank Suziefolg
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The "Met" is a must see to anyone visiting NYC - Actually each time I'm in the City there is always a new exhibition that I go to see - and am never disappointed.

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Reviewed 2 days ago

As members my friend and I enjoy the use of the Balcony and usually meet up on a Friday early evening for cocktails and light meal and then stroll through the halls of the museum before we are advised of closing time. It is an...More

Thank Mary F
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New York in America.
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They have a cloak room where they store your coats on an automated coat rack. They give you a coat number for retrieval
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I thought it was reasonably priced for NYC
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