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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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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
1000 5th Ave, New York City, NY 10028-0198
+1 212-535-7710
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Reviewed today

In comparison to many of the larger art museums of the world, MMOA is smaller yet contains many significant art treasures. Van Gogh's Starry Night alone is worth the visit.

Thank James S
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Tip: if you really want to take in everything, plan a few days so you can really enjoy all of the exhibits. This museum is huge. I purchased a membership for my daughter so she can enjoy it all year. The cafeteria food is pretty...More

Thank Kendra L
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Very comprehensive and extensive. Better viewed over a couple of visits. The genius of this man just can't be comprehended ina quick one hour overview

Thank Cathy B
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Very good quality museum with a huge display of pieces across the ages. We visited during Xmas time and although it was very busy we didn't feel rushed and were able to easily see the exhibits we wanted to. Not sure it would be the...More

Thank BRowanTraveller
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The ' pay as much as you want' is for real. We paid 5 dollars each to see just the American rooms and the building. The Egyptian section is good and the modern extension at the back with the reconstructed temple. You could of course...More

Thank Gillian B
Reviewed yesterday

This was my first time going here and I am glad my wife talk me into going.The place is right next to central park which is another place to visit. The museum is set up in order and easy to follow if you take the...More

Thank James C
Reviewed yesterday

Greatly disappointed! Used to be one of the best museums in the world, but now it looks like lots are locked up and closed off with museum shops everywhere.

Thank EJBVanB
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

As a former NYC resident it is always a pleasure to return to,the Met to see what is new. Recently enjoyed the Hall of Armor and the rooftop gardens and sculpture tables. Th views from the roof are magnificent Manhattan skyline views not to be...More

Thank 19diane68
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had not planned to visit but so glad we did. The museum is wonderful, you get the classic museum experience from galleries to glass cabinets but I loved the more dramatic exhibits where the brilliant curators bring to life different time periods via portraits,...More

Thank Sarah K
Reviewed yesterday

It was the perfect way to see a bit of the Met without spending too many hours there. A tour called Nasty Women of the Met gave us 2 hours of seeing great art with explanations of why these women broke the glass ceilings of...More

Thank 204monalisa
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Petrina P
22 September 2017|
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Response from Tim B | Reviewed this property |
early mornings or late afternoon middle of the week also a great time stay away from Weekends extremely crowded unless you're there real early
Larisa S
4 September 2017|
Response from EdwardYYZ | Reviewed this property |
metmuseum. org/ admissions Adults? Children? Seniors? Follow the link but remove the 'spaces'.
3 September 2017|
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Response from Jonas S | Reviewed this property |
Yes there are actually bike racks inside the museum garage. Check the website. I believe they're about $15/d/bike. I'd suggest subway and walking to the museum instead. But if you must, the bike racks in the garage are much... More