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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
December 9th - September 7th, 2015 Warriors and Mothers: Epic Mbembe Art
 
November 25th - January 6th, 2015 Christmas Tree and Neapolitan Baroque Crèche
 
November 19th - March 15th, 2015 Madame Cézanne
Paul Cezanne
 
November 11th - December 6th, 2015 Arms and Armor: Notable Acquisitions 2003–2014
 
November 4th - February 1st, 2015 Splendor and Eroticism in Imperial Prague
Bartholomeus Spranger
 
November 4th - February 1st, 2015 El Greco in New York
El Greco
 
November 3rd - February 1st, 2015 Yosemite
Carleton Watkins
 
October 28th - January 25th, 2015 Treasures from India: Jewels from the Al-Thani Collection
 
October 25th - August 16th, 2015 Painting with Threads: Chinese Tapestry and Embroidery, 12th–19th Century
 
October 25th - August 16th, 2015 Sumptuous: East Asian Lacquer, 14th–20th Century
 
October 21st - February 1st, 2015 Death Becomes Her: A Century of Mourning Attire
 
October 20th - February 16th, 2015 Cubism: The Leonard A. Lauder Collection
Georges Braque, Juan Gris, Fernand Léger, Pablo Picasso
 
October 18th - March 8th, 2015 Innovation and Spectacle: Ritual Chinese Bronzes
 
October 8th - January 11th, 2015 Grand Design: Pieter Coecke van Aelst and Renaissance Tapestry
Pieter Coecke van Aelst
 
October 6th - April 9th, 2015 Selections from the Collection of Jefferson R. Burdick
 
October 6th - April 19th, 2015 Selections from the Collection of Jefferson R. Burdick
 
September 30th - April 19th, 2015 America Today Mural Rediscovered
Thomas Hart Benton
 
September 29th - February 16th, 2015 Photographs
Thomas Struth
 
September 27th - January 19th, 2015 Kimono: A Modern History
 
September 22nd - January 4th, 2015 Assyria to Iberia at the Dawn of the Classical Age
 
September 6th - March 29th, 2015 The Art of the Chinese Album
Dai Benxiao, Dong Qichang, Shitao
 
August 29th - December 31st In Miniature
 
August 11th - September 7th, 2015 Coptic Art, Dikran Kelekian, and Milton Avery
Milton Avery
 
August 5th - January 11th, 2015 The Sacred Lute
Ostad Elahi
 
August 4th - January 18th, 2015 Examining Opulence - A Set of Renaissance Tapestry Cushions
 
June 30th - September 7th, 2015 Wall Drawing #370
Sol LeWitt
 
June 23rd - January 4th, 2015 Provenance
Amie Siegel
 
February 4th - March 15th, 2015 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, 2015 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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