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The Metropolitan Museum of Art

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The Metropolitan Museum of Art
1000 Fifth Ave.
New York, NY 10028-0918
Venue Type: Museum

Neighborhood:
upper east side



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> CURRENT EXHIBITIONS & EVENTS
February 24th - May 25th Captain Linnaeus Tripe: Photographer of India and Burma, 1852–1860
Linnaeus Tripe
 
February 17th - May 31st Bazm and Razm: Feast and Fight in Persian Art
 
February 14th - September 27th Discovering Japanese Art: American Collectors and the Met
 
February 2nd - July 19th Elaborate Embroidery: Fabrics for Menswear before 1815
 
February 2nd - July 26th Lyric Suite
Robert Motherwell
 
January 26th - July 5th Book for Architects
Wolfgang Tillmans
 
January 20th - April 5th Painting Music in the Age of Caravaggio
 
January 17th - April 19th Celebration of the Year of the Ram
 
December 20th, 2014 - June 14th Sacred Traditions of the Himalayas
 
December 9th, 2014 - September 7th Warriors and Mothers: Epic Mbembe Art
 
December 9th, 2014 - March 16th Paper Chase: Two Decades of Collecting Drawings and Prints
Titian, William Blake, Paul Gauguin, Pietro Perugino, Peter Paul Rubens
 
December 9th, 2014 - April 13th Ennion: Master of Roman Glass
 
December 9th, 2014 - March 8th The Winchester Bible: A Masterpiece of Medieval Art
 
November 19th, 2014 - March 15th Madame Cézanne
Paul Cezanne
 
November 11th, 2014 - December 6th Arms and Armor: Notable Acquisitions 2003–2014
 
November 11th, 2014 - June 14th Tullio Lombardo's Adam: A Masterpiece Restored
Tullio Lombardo
 
November 6th, 2014 - April 30th Celebrating Sax: Instruments and Innovation
 
October 25th, 2014 - March 29th Painting with Threads: Chinese Tapestry and Embroidery, 12th–19th Century
 
October 25th, 2014 - March 29th Sumptuous: East Asian Lacquer, 14th–20th Century
 
October 18th, 2014 - March 8th Innovation and Spectacle: Ritual Chinese Bronzes
 
October 6th, 2014 - April 9th Selections from the Collection of Jefferson R. Burdick
 
September 30th, 2014 - April 19th America Today Mural Rediscovered
Thomas Hart Benton
 
September 6th, 2014 - March 29th The Art of the Chinese Album
Dai Benxiao, Dong Qichang, Shitao
 
August 11th, 2014 - September 7th Coptic Art, Dikran Kelekian, and Milton Avery
Milton Avery
 
June 30th, 2014 - January 3rd, 2016 Wall Drawing #370
Sol LeWitt
 
February 4th, 2014 - March 15th Making Pottery Art - The Robert A. Ellison Jr. Collection of French Ceramics (ca. 1880–1910)
Jean Carriès, Ernest Chaplet, Auguste Delaherche
 
December 11th, 2013 - March 8th Colors of the Universe - Chinese Hardstone Carvings
 
November 22nd, 2011 - November 27th, 2016 Fabergé from the Matilda Geddings Gray Foundation Collection
Peter Carl Fabergé
 
> QUICK FACTS
WEBSITE:  
http://www.metmuseum.org
EMAIL:  
communications@metmuseum.org
OPEN HOURS:  
Sunday–Thursday: 10:00 a.m.–5:30 p.m., Friday and Saturday: 10:00 a.m.–9:00 p.m.
PHONE:  
(212) 535-7710
OTHER PHONE:  
TTY 212-570-3828
COST:  
Adults $20; Seniors $15; Students $10; Members and Children Under 12 Free
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DESCRIPTION

The Metropolitan Museum of Art is one of the largest and most prominent institutions in the United States to view modern and classical works of art.  The permanent collection includes over 2 million works ranging from decorative arts and furniture to Asian and African artifacts to classical, medieval and modern painting and sculpture.  Also associated with the museum is The Cloisters, a branch of The Met devoted to the art and architecture of medieval Europe, assembled from architectural elements, both domestic and religious, on view in Upper Manhattan.


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