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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


CURRENT EXHIBITIONS & EVENTS
QUICK FACTS
Open hours
Sun-Thu 10-5:30; Fri-Sat 10-9
Phone
(212) 535-7710
Other phone
TTY 212-570-3828
Cost
Adults $25; Seniors $17; Students $12; Members and Children Under 12 Free
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.