New York Metropolitan Museum Of Arts

Visiting the Metropolitan Museum of Arts during your New York vacation? This is one of the largest museums in the world and it is located on the east side of Central Park. This New York attraction, also called “the MET Museum”, contains over two million works that are in 22 different departments.The Metropolitan museum opened in 1870 and is home to Greek and Roman Antiquities collection, Egyptian Antiquities, European Art, American Art, African Art, Asian art and many more. It’s impossible to explore this entire museum in one go therefore we suggest you plan which exhibitions to visit in advance.

Explore the Metropolitan museum of Arts

Entrance to the museum is free if you own the New York City Pass. This pass will also allow you to skip the lines as well as receive a same-day admission to the Cloisters Museum. Find out more about this card that will save you money and time on our offers page!

There are many New York City attractions that are close to the Metropolitan Museum of Arts. Here’s a few suggestions… You can head to Central Park and enjoy the 843 acres of the public green spot in Manhattan. Here, you can explore the Central Park Zoo which will be of great fun, especially if you are with children. If you have already admired the wonderful Central Park, and you’re in the mood for some shopping or good people watching, then walk through Fifth Avenue. You will feel like a true New Yorker here as this is where many locals will be spotted doing their shopping. If you want to shop until you drop then the area between 49 street and 59 street is the place for you! Find out more about the best things to see in New York by watching our special video guides.

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New York Dinner Cruise with Buffet

Grab your friends or that special someone and get ready for 3-hours of real New York fun! This New York dinner cruise includes a delicious buffet, an amazing DJ and breathtaking views of the New York skyline. Don't wait - add this dinner cruise to your New York itinerary today!

USD 119.59$

Bateaux New York Dinner Cruise

On this luxury New York City dinner cruise, savor gourmet cuisine and enjoy live jazz entertainment while soaking up breathtaking views of the Manhattan, New Jersey and Brooklyn skylines. Pass in front of the Empire State Building, Battery Park, Statue of Liberty, South Street Seaport and more from the viewing decks or the all-glass enclosed cabin, treating you to amazing views every second of the way. Upgrade to enjoy a romantic or first class VIP experience including a private table and French sparkling wine!

USD 172.79$

Viator VIP: Empire State Building, Statue of Liberty and 9/11 Memorial

Experience New York City like an insider on this action-packed VIP tour that includes early access to the Empire State Building, skip-the-line entry to the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum, an open-top bus tour, and a hop-on-hop-off cruise. You can upgrade to also include afternoon admission to the 9/11 Museum. Seem like a lot to do in one day? Opt to take your cruise the following day. It's a great way to see NYC’s newest sites and its most iconic attractions, and a Viator exclusive package that can't be booked anywhere else!

Big Apple Helicopter Tour of New York

See New York's famous landmarks from the air on an exhilarating 15-minute helicopter tour. You'll come face-to-face with the Statue of Liberty as you fly above the Hudson River. Admire the iconic Empire State Building, the silver Art Deco brilliance of the Chrysler Building, and the sprawling green expanse of Central Park. A must for any visitor to New York City!

USD 149.99$