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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
June 30th - October 4th Sargent: Portraits of Artists and Friends
John Singer Sargent
 
June 23rd - September 28th Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection
Giovanni Jacopo Caraglio, Erte, Lucian Freud, Brice Marden
 
June 20th - December 8th The Royal Hunt: Courtly Pursuits in Indian Art
 
June 17th - September 20th Navigating the West: George Caleb Bingham and the River
George Caleb Bingham
 
June 9th - October 18th P.S. Art 2015: Celebrating the Creative Spirit of New York City Kids
 
June 1st - September 7th Boston Public Garden Watercolors
Maurice Prendergast
 
May 12th - August 16th Irises and Roses
Vincent Van Gogh
 
May 12th - November 1st The Roof Garden Commission
Pierre Huyghe
 
May 11th - October 25th Scenes from the Life of St. Martin: Franco-Flemish Embroidery from the Met Collection
 
May 7th - August 16th China: Through the Looking Glass
 
May 1st - October 18th Treasures and Talismans: Rings from the Griffin Collection
 
April 20th - July 26th Sultans of Deccan India, 1500–1700: Opulence and Fantasy
 
April 20th - July 27th Cranach's Saint Maurice
Lucas Cranach the Elder
 
April 9th - October 20th Selections from the Collection of Jefferson R. Burdick
 
April 6th - October 25th Hungarian Treasure: Silver from the Nicolas M. Salgo Collection
 
April 6th - November 8th Paintings by George Stubbs from the Yale Center for British Art
George Stubbs
 
March 17th - August 16th Fatal Attraction: Piotr Uklański Photographs
Piotr Uklanski
 
March 14th - June 19th, 2016 A Passion for Jade The Heber Bishop Collection
 
February 14th - September 27th Discovering Japanese Art: American Collectors and the Met
 
February 7th - March 27th, 2016 Korea: 100 Years of Collecting at the Met
 
February 2nd - July 19th Elaborate Embroidery: Fabrics for Menswear before 1815
 
February 2nd - July 26th Lyric Suite
Robert Motherwell
 
January 26th - November 1st Book for Architects
Wolfgang Tillmans
 
December 9th, 2014 - September 16th Warriors and Mothers: Epic Mbembe Art
 
November 11th, 2014 - December 6th Arms and Armor: Notable Acquisitions 2003–2014
 
November 6th, 2014 - January 3rd, 2016 Celebrating Sax: Instruments and Innovation
 
October 25th, 2014 - August 9th Painting with Threads: Chinese Tapestry and Embroidery, 12th–19th Century
 
October 25th, 2014 - August 9th Sumptuous: East Asian Lacquer, 14th–20th Century
 
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
 
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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