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Metropolitan Museum of Art - Semi-Private Guided Museum Tour

by Babylon Tours Duration 2h 30m Free cancellation available No booking or credit card fees
per adult Price is £74

On this 2 to 2.5 hour Semi-Private tour, welcoming up to 8 guests maximum, you’ll be able to skip the line and explore it’s most famous pieces with the help of an engaging guide who will lead the way. New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art attracts nearly as many visitors as other leading galleries like the Louvre or the British Museum.

New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art attracts nearly as many visitors as other leading galleries like the Louvre or the British Museum. Its roughly 2 million works of art and artefacts cover everything from ancient Egypt to modern art. From the Great Hall, you’ll see the museum’s most important galleries. Pass through the Mediaeval Europe gallery on your way to the Studiolo from the Ducal Palace. Explore armoury form the Middle Ages, including pieces worn by Henry VIII.

The American wing hosts the staircase from the Chicago Stock Exchange as well as the famed portrait of Washington crossing the Delaware. A host of European painters including Vermeer, Picasso, and Van Gogh await you as you learn about their troubled yet exciting lives. All the while, your guide will explain how this iconic American museum differs from its older European counterparts, especially since it began before the United States was even 100 years old.

Highlights generally include: (if artwork is not on loan or being restored)
Henry VIII armour, Tiffany Autumn landscape, Chicago Stock Exchange Stairs, Madame X, Pop culture then and now, Hudson

On this 2 to 2.5 hour Semi-Private tour, welcoming up to 8 guests maximum, you’ll be able to skip the line and explore it’s most famous pieces with the help of an engaging guide who will lead the way. New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art attracts nearly as many visitors as other leading galleries like the Louvre or the British Museum.

New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art attracts nearly as many visitors as other leading galleries like the Louvre or the British Museum. Its roughly 2 million works of art and artefacts cover everything from ancient Egypt to modern art. From the Great Hall, you’ll see the museum’s most important galleries. Pass through the Mediaeval Europe gallery on your way to the Studiolo from the Ducal Palace. Explore armoury form the Middle Ages, including pieces worn by Henry VIII.

The American wing hosts the staircase from the Chicago Stock Exchange as well as the famed portrait of Washington crossing the Delaware. A host of European painters including Vermeer, Picasso, and Van Gogh await you as you learn about their troubled yet exciting lives. All the while, your guide will explain how this iconic American museum differs from its older European counterparts, especially since it began before the United States was even 100 years old.

Highlights generally include: (if artwork is not on loan or being restored)
Henry VIII armour, Tiffany Autumn landscape, Chicago Stock Exchange Stairs, Madame X, Pop culture then and now, Hudson

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10:30 AM, Semi-Private Metropolitan Museum of Art - Guided Museum Tour ( 8 Guest Max) in English

Duration 2h 30m No booking or credit card fees

Live Commentary in English.

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per adult
£73.70

Total price is £73.70, taxes included

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Metropolitan Museum of Art - Semi-Private Guided Museum Tour

Activity Location

1000 5th Avenue

New York 10028

Meeting/Redemption Point
  • Information Desk in front of the Egyptian Pharaoh statue

    1000 5th Avenue

    New York 10028


Highlights

  • Visit the Metropolitan Museum of Art

  • Experience amazing pieces of art in the American Way!

  • Enjoy a guided highlights tour with a personal touch

  • Learn about Chicago Stock Exchange Stairs

  • Travel in time to see Henry VIII armour and …


Inclusions

  • Semi-private group up to 8 guests per guide

  • Professional local tour guide

  • Entrance fee

  • Available Daily

  • Duration 2 - 2.5 hours


Exclusions

  • Tour price does NOT include hotel pick-up or drop-off (we recommend UBER or Taxi)

  • Tour price does NOT include service charges (optional)

  • Tour price does NOT include luggage or coat storage

  • Tour is NOT available for those with walking disabilities or using a wheelchair


Know Before You Book

  • This tour has a minimum requirement of 2 participants to run (an alternative date or full refund will be offered if the minimum is not met)

  • No large bags or suitcases are allowed inside the museum, only handbags or small thin bag packs are allowed through security

  • Moderate amount of walking is involved. Tour is NOT available for those with walking disabilities or using a wheelchair

  • Occasional closures without previous warning from the museum management. When this occurs, guests will be provided with an appropriate alternative if the museum opening time is delayed more than 1 hour from the tour starting time. In these cases the supplier is unable to provide refunds or discounts

  • Some specific rooms inside the museum are subject to rules requiring quiet or restricted right to speak inside. In these cases your guide will provide the information about the rooms contents before entering the specific rooms where this rule applies. Some collections may vary along the year.