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NYC: Metropolitan Museum of Art Skip-the-Ticket-Line Entry

Product ID: 239042
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Skip-the-line at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, one of the world's finest art galleries. 17 curatorial collections feature over 2 million works of art from ancient Egypt to modern day. Benefit from same-day admission to the The Met Cloisters.
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Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
Mobile ticketing
Vouchers must be exchanged for tickets.
Duration 1 day
Skip the ticket line
Instant confirmation
Audio guide/headphones
Spanish, Chinese, English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese, Russian
Wheelchair accessible

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  • Skip the ticket line at the Met and enjoy one of the world’s finest collections of art
  • Enjoy entry to exhibitions as well as same-day entry to both Met locations
  • Visit the Cloisters Museum and Gardens at its uptown location
  • Benefit from a flexible voucher redemption policy. You can make your visit whenever you like, within a month of your scheduled ticket date
Full description
Explore New York's Metropolitan Museum of Art at The Met Fifth Avenue with your pre-purchased admission ticket. Your ticket allows you to skip the ticket line at New York City’s most visited attraction and enjoy priority admission. See the massive collection of one of the largest and finest art museums in the world.

Benefit from the flexible voucher redemption policy which allows you to make your visit whenever you like, within a month of your scheduled ticket date. Plan your visit according to your mood or the weather.

Your admission ticket includes entry to exhibitions as well as same-day entry to both Met locations. Listen to the audio guide on the Met's free web app for your smartphone. Connect to The Met's free WiFi to access the audio guide during your visit.

The Met is home to nearly 2 million works of art spanning more than 5,000 years, and representing the best of human creativity from around the globe. The collections are divided into several curatorial departments housed in the main building on Fifth Avenue and at The Met Cloisters in Upper Manhattan. The Cloisters is the branch of the Met that is devoted to the art, architecture, and gardens of medieval Europe.
  • Same-day admission to The Met Fifth Avenue and The Met Cloisters
  • Access to special exhibitions
  • Free WiFi
  • Multilingual audio tour (optional upgrade)
  • Booking fees
  • Sales tax
What’s Not Included
  • Hotel pick-up and drop off
  • Transportation between museum locations

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What to bring
  • Water
Not allowed
  • Smoking
  • Food and drinks
  • Luggage or large bags
  • Food
  • Flash photography
Know before you go
• You must reserve a time slot before the day of your visit, follow the link provided on your voucher to reserve your timed entry
• Children under 12 are admitted free when accompanied by an adult
• Food and drink cannot be brought into the museum (water in plastic bottles allowed). Glass containers are not permitted in the Museum
• Flash photography, video recording, and selfie sticks are prohibited
• Only pencils may be used in the galleries; the use of pens and markers is prohibited
• Strollers are allowed in all galleries, unless otherwise noted
• A limited number of wheelchairs is available for use
• Small backpacks may be brought into the galleries if they are worn on your front or side
• Due to ongoing COVID-19 preventative measures, coat-check facilities, audio guide rentals and printed materials are not available at this time

From US$ 25 per person

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