Skip the Line: Metropolitan Museum of Art

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Skip the Line: Metropolitan Museum of Art information and booking

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$25
Duration
Flexible
Departs from
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Time of departure
Sunday -Thursday: 10am - 5:30pmFriday and Saturday: 10am - 9pm
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A visit to New York City wouldn’t be complete without a trip to The Metropolitan Museum of Art! At the city’s most visited museum and attraction, you will experience the best of human creativity from across the globe. With collections spanning more than 5,000 years of culture, from prehistory to the present, the Metropolitan is a journey through the world’s greatest art. One Met. Many Worlds. Where will the Met take you?

Make the most of your time at the Museum -- book your skip-the-line ticket now to take advantage of jumping the admission queue!

Avoid possible lines with this skip-the-line ticket to New York City’s Metropolitan Museum of Art (the Met). The world-famous encyclopedic collection includes 17 curatorial departments, from the splendors of ancient Egypt to the spectacular American Wing, inspiring treasures from the Greek and Roman world, beloved Impressionist paintings, and the latest in contemporary art, a world of great art awaits you at the Met. The Museum’s renowned global collection and all special exhibitions are included with your admission ticket!

Bonus Museum Entry
With an admission ticket to the Met, you will also have same-week access to The Cloisters museum and gardens. Located in northern Manhattan’s Fort Tryon Park, The Cloisters is only a 30-minute subway ride from midtown. You will enjoy unparalleled views of the Hudson River, stroll through enchanting gardens, and see masterpieces of sculpture, stained glass, tapestries, and more at the branch of the Museum devoted to the art, architecture, and gardens of medieval Europe.

Audio Headset Upgrade
The Met Audio Guide offers more than 100-hours of informative audio commentary in English. Developed by expert curators and educators, the audio guide will teach you about works of art in the Museum’s collection and select special exhibitions – all in one player. Portions of the audio guide are available in nine additional languages: French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Mandarin, Portuguese, Russian, and Spanish.

What's included

  • Admission ticket to the metropolitan museum of art
  • Same-week admission to the cloisters
  • Audio headset with purchase of upgrade

What isn't included

  • Transportation to/from attraction