Tickets for Meet The Met: Extended Metropolitan Museum of Art Tour

See 5,000 years of art, from Ancient Egypt to modern America, in just 3 hours

Cancellations are possible up to 72 hours before your visit date
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Overview
Starting time
11:00
Duration
3 hours and 15 minutes
Highlights
  • Join an expert guide and a small group for a 3-hour tour of the Met to uncover 5,000 years of the art world
  • Learn about the past and present of many cultures from around the globe, and see the greatest Met collections
  • See American and international masterpieces from Sargent's controversial Madame X to Vermeer, and more
Description

Glide through art history in just 3 hours with a guide who knows the best that the Met's sprawling collection has to offer.

Step inside the Temple of Dendur, transported intact from Egypt. See an ancient Roman bedroom that survived Pompeii's annihilation, marvel at Papua New Guinea's vivid ceremonial clothing, and witness the genius brush strokes of Van Gogh, Rembrandt, Picasso, and more.

Ready for the pièce de résistance? The Met's rooftop garden has jaw-dropping views over Central Park.

Ticket
Ticket features
Instant ticket delivery
Smartphone tickets accepted
What's included
Admission to the Metropolitan Museum of Art
Expert tour guide
Access to the VIP rooftop terraces (from May to October, weather permitting)
Small groups of 15 people or fewer
Headsets, so that you can always hear your guide
Gratuities (optional)
Instructions
  • Show your smartphone ticket to the guide who will be waiting in the main lobby of the Metropolitan Museum, near the Colossal Seated Statue of a Pharaoh located on your right upon entering
  • The tour starts at 11:00. Please arrive 15 minutes beforehand
Changing or cancelling your ticket
  • Cancellations are possible up to 72 hours before your visit date
  • Changes may be possible for this ticket
Venue
Address
The Metropolitan Museum of Art (The Met)
1000,5th Avenue, 10028, New York
Key info
Wheelchair accessible
Live guide
English
Additional info
  • If you cannot climb the stairs of the central entrance, there is a ground level entrance one block south, near the intersection of 81st Street and 5th Avenue. Inform the desk there that you need to use the elevator to meet a group in the main lobby (at the pharaoh statue) and present your entrance ticket. They will provide you with a temporary pass and direct you upstairs
  • Current general admission prices are $25 Adults, $17 Seniors, $12 Students for all visitors - except for residents of New York State and student from New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut, who may pay what they wish at a Museum ticket counter with a valid ID
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Sep 20, 2019
Great, Katie our guide did a great job.

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