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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 yesterday via mobile

The Met needs no introduction and no plaudits. It’s excellence is stunningly obvious. The only drawback: its popularity and thus its crowds. This is a problem primarily with the special exhibitions. It is a Must visit. And often.

Thank Eugene M
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The Met is one of the reasons I decided I had to move to New York. Too much to see in one visit. I suggest spending dedicated time on one subject (impressionist) or a quick glimpse of all you can hurry by. Go up the...More

Thank Peter S
Reviewed yesterday

I had had a busy day and stopped by the Met for just a couple of hours on a Saturday evening. The sheer size is overwhelming, and the map is not especially helpful as rooms are just numbered with no description. Even so, it was...More

Thank lirwin13
Reviewed yesterday

You will need a few days if you really want to see it all. It's huge and loaded with significant works of fine art, decorative arts, architecturals elements and historic interiors. The Met is constantly producing amazing special exhibitions.

Thank Lisa L
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This museum is fantastic! Just so much to see, we loved it. Really worth seeing, the building itself is gorgeous and the displays are so well set out.

Thank Helen M
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

You’ll need at least 2 hours here if you’re browsing through the galleries (at least 3 if you’re reading as you go). There’s so much information and knowledge to learn, it’s more fun to enjoy and share it with someone. There’s also a cute rooftop...More

Thank 85percentana
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great show now that on -Michelangelo! Not to be missed! One can easily spend a week in this marvelous institution We especially love the Ancient Greek and Egyptian rooms

Thank Peter S
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Not what you expect but still completely stunning. Make sure you take photos and take a moment to understand where you are in the heart of the city.

Thank stim79
Reviewed 2 days ago

We are from Denver, CO and I could not wait to take my 6 year old son here! We thought for sure he would get tired so we did two floors first (with the mammals and dinosaurs) and asked if he wanted to leave. He...More

Thank Patricia S
Reviewed 2 days ago

I lucky enough to be in New York on business while the The Micheangelo exhibition started and it is stunning, The rest of the museum is full of breathtaking objects and settings - the Ming dynasty scholars courtyard is a delight, the SE Asian statues...More

Thank William L
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The suggested donation, not an entrance fee, is $25, but the Museum makes it clear that a donation of any amount will allow access to the exhibit halls. The staffing assures that lines move quickly, and the enormity of the... More
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Response from gerson r | Reviewed this property |
as usually early in the morning than you'll be the first one but is fine during the day not an huge crowd