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The Metropolitan Museum of Art and its Hidden Gems

Explore not only the main highlights of this fantastic museum, but discover also its hidden secret gems in less than 3 hours!

What's tour about

Explore the most significant art collections of the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York.

The collections are spanning 5000 years and the entire world, so this literally will be a walk through the human history! Enjoy the Egyptian Art Gallery looking for the most sensuous fragment sculpture and exploring the interior of the famous Temple of Dendur.

Search for bears at The American Wing, and travel through a millennium of great monuments that conjure imperial courts, Gothic cathedrals, and castles in Medieval Art Collection. Discover colossal works of Greek and Roman Art, as well as famous European Paintings, including Modern and Contemporary Art pieces.

At the end of this tour, you will take a short walk along Central Park to The Met Breuer Museum, an architectural masterpiece that is another branch of The Met.

IMPORTANT: Entrance tickets to the Metropolitan museum aren't included, but we can order them at your request in advance.

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at the stairs in front of The Met building at Fifth Avenue

The tour starts here

2-2,5 hours

walking pace

2-3 km

Approximate tour distance

English

Language of the tour

Audioguide

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Price for the tour

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Itinerary

– enjoy the Egyptian Art Gallery;
– explore the interior of the famous Temple of Dendur;
– search for bears at The American Wing;
– travel through a millennium of great monuments that conjure imperial courts, Gothic cathedrals, and castles in Medieval Art Collection;
– discover colossal works of Greek and Roman Art;
– take a short walk along Central Park to The Met Breuer Museum.

Start at at the stairs in front of The Met building at Fifth Avenue

The red marker is the starting point of the tour. You will stay within the circle marked on the map throughout the length of the tour.

Author of the tour

Monika I am Monika, I'm a researcher, curator, historian and an author. I'm offering one-of-a-kind urban adventures in New York, my beloved city. I create tailor-made tours in 3 languages designed for you.

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The Metropolitan Museum of Art and its Hidden Gems
Explore not only the main highlights of this fantastic museum, but discover also its hidden secret gems in less than 3 hours!

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