Metropolitan Museum of Art

The Metropolitan Museum of Art, known as “the Met”, located in NYC. This is the biggest art museum in the USA and among the most visited art museums in the world. The Met provides over 5,000 years of art from all-around the entire globe for everyone to experience and enjoy.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art was establish in 1870. The creators involved businessmen and financiers, as well as top artists and thinkers of the day. Who wished to open a museum to provide art and art knowledge to the American citizens.Andromeda by Domenico Guidi at Metropolitan Museum of Art

The museum consistently organize exclusive exhibitions for tourist. Exhibitions are commonly situated within their specific departments, ranging from American Decorative Arts, Arms and Armor, Drawings and Prints, Egyptian Art, Medieval Art, Musical Instruments, and Photographs. Normal exhibitions run for months at a time and are open to the general public.

Getting There :

By Subway/Bus : From East Side of Manhattan: Subway: Take the 4, 5, or 6 train to 86th Street and walk three blocks west to Fifth Avenue. This walk is about a half mile and takes approximately 10 minutes. Bus: Take the M1, M2, M3, or M4 bus along Fifth Avenue (from uptown locations) to 82nd Street or along Madison Avenue (from downtown locations) to 83rd Street.

From West Side of Manhattan: Take the 1 train to 86th Street, then the M86 crosstown bus across Central Park to Fifth Avenue; OR take the C train to 81st Street, then the M79 bus across Central Park to Fifth Avenue.Metropolitan Museum of Art Inside

From Penn Station: Take the M4 bus to 83rd Street and Madison Avenue; OR take the C local train to 81st Street and transfer to the M79 crosstown bus across Central Park to Fifth Avenue.

From The Met Cloisters: Take the M4 bus directly to 82nd Street and Fifth Avenue; OR take the A train to 125th Street, transfer to the B or C local train, exit at 81st Street, and transfer to the M79 crosstown bus across Central Park to Fifth Avenue.

By Sightseeing Tour Bus : Gray Line NY Sightseeing Tours and CitySights NY Bus Tours: Uptown Loop, Stop 35

Parking : The Museum parking garage, located at Fifth Avenue and 80th Street, is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week.Metropolitan Museum of Art NY

The Met Working Hours :

Sunday–Thursday: 10 am–5:30 pm
Friday and Saturday: 10 am–9 pm

The Metropolitan Museum of Art Tickets :

Adults : $25
Seniors (65 and over) : $17
Students : $12
Children (under 12) : Free
Book Ticket Online.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art Address and Contact :

Address : 1000 Fifth Avenue, New York, New York 10028-0198
Phone No : 212-535-7710, 212-570-3711(Group Visits), 212-570-3961(Family Programs)
Email Id : mettours@metmuseum.org(Group Visits), familyprograms@metmuseum.org(Family Programs)
Website : www.metmuseum.org

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