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New York City

Private Tour: Shady Ladies of the New York City Metropolitan Museum

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As one of the largest art collections in the country, the Metropolitan Museum of Art can be overwhelming to navigate alone. As an alternative to standard day tours, the Shady Ladies tour highlights bold and scandalous women that visitors to the Met often miss. From ancient Greek mistresses to 19th-century Parisian elite, you guide delves into little-known secrets of art and art history.
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    Stop At: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1000 5th Ave, New York City, NY 10028-0198

    See the history of scandalous women through artworks in the museum's collection

    Duration: 2 hours
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1000 5th Ave, New York, NY 10028, USA
    Departure Time
    Suppliers and travelers coordinate start times within the given time periods.

    7/27/2019 - 12/20/2019Monday - Sunday:10:30 AM - 05:00 PM
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • Professional tour guide/art historian
    • Private tour
    • Gratuities
    • Entrance tickets
    • Entry/Admission - The Metropolitan Museum of Art
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
    • Minimum age is 16 years old
    • Price shown is per group
    • Private tour may accommodate a group of up to 8 participants
    • Metropolitan Museum group admission prices ($20 general admission, $14 senior, $9 college student) must be paid in addition to the tour price. This must be paid at the group desk with the guide present.
    • A maximum of 4 people per booking
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Popular mentions
    Don’t hesitate to partake!!!! My friend took me for a birthday treat and it was all we had hoped for! I read about it on Facebook and was very excited at the concept! Andrew, our guide, could not have been more informative and FUN! He was so knowledgeable and conveyed his
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    I loved this tour--have been through this museum dozens of times, and learned so much from our guide. Good stories, interesting facts, a new view with lots of great perspectives.
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    I have done 3 of the Shady Ladies Tours. All of them fun and informative. The tour leaders not only gave us information but kept us out of high traffic areas.
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    This was well worth the cost and very fun. Even with a somewhat subdued group we Kristen kept a two hour tour moving along and entertaining. NSFW in some areas but by no means inappropriate around crowds and done with a great eye to history.
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    Response from Andrew L, Owner at Private Tour: Shady Ladies of the New York City Metropolitan Museum
    Responded 16 Jul 2018
    Thanks, Christina! Glad you enjoyed the tour. We hope our tours are sexy, but definitely not obscene—and we're glad you agree!
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    I love stories from courtesans, so I knew this tour was made for me. I knew the generalities, but it was fun tu have a closer look to certain paintings and the stories that they tell
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    • Duration: 2h
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