The Metropolitan Museum of Art


The Metropolitan Museum of Art, colloquially "the Met," is located in New York City, and is the largest art museum in the United States.

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The Met Fifth Avenue

The Met Fifth Avenue presents over 5,000 years of art spanning all cultures and time periods. Since the Museum opened its doors to the public in its current location in Central Park in 1880, its footprint has expanded to cover more than two million square feet. Today, art comes alive in the Museum's galleries and through its exhibitions and events, revealing both new ideas and unexpected connections across time and cultures.

Open Seven Days a Week

  • Sunday–Thursday: 10 am–5:30 pm*
  • Friday and Saturday: 10 am–9 pm*

The Met Fifth Avenue Tickets

If you buy tickets at a museum ticket counter, the amount you pay is up to you. Ticket includes same-day admission to The Met Fifth Avenue, The Met Breuer, and The Met Cloisters.

  • Adults   $25
  • Seniors (65 and over)   $17
  • Students**   $12
  • Members and Patrons (Join Today!)   Free
  • Children (under 12; accompanied by an adult)  Free


The Met Breuer

The Metropolitan Museum of Art's modern and contemporary art program includes exhibitions, performances, artist commissions, residencies, and educational initiatives in the landmark building designed by Marcel Breuer [BROY-er] on Madison Avenue and 75th Street. The Met Breuer provides additional space for the public to explore the art of the 20th and 21st centuries through the global breadth and historical reach of The Met's unparalleled collection.

The Met Breuer Tickets

  • Adults$25
  • Seniors (65 and over)$17
  • Students**$12
  • Members and Patrons (Join Today!)Free
  • Children (under 12; accompanied by an adult)Free


The Met Cloisters

The Met Cloisters, located on four acres overlooking the Hudson River in northern Manhattan's Fort Tryon Park, is the branch of the Museum dedicated to the art, architecture, and gardens of medieval Europe. Deriving its name from the medieval cloisters that form the core of the building, it presents a harmonious and evocative setting for more than 2,000 exceptional artworks and architectural elements from the medieval West.

Open Seven Days a Week

  • March–October: 10 am–5:15 pm
  • May 26–September 1, 2017: Open late on Fridays until 7:30 pm
  • November–February: 10 am–4:45 pm

The Met Cloisters Tickets

  • Adults$25
  • Seniors (65 and over)$17
  • Students**$12
  • Members and Patrons    Free
  • Children (under 12; accompanied by an adult)   Free


Dining at The Met

The Met seeks to offer the highest level of hospitality and the most memorable culinary experiences to visitors. From the more casual ambience of the Great Hall Balcony Café & Bar to the serene elegance of The Dining Room at The Met, we have offerings for every appetite at all three Museum locations.


Group Visits

Reserve group admission in advance to receive special group rates and bypass admission lines. Private tours with a trained Museum guide may also be reserved.


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