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Metropolitan Museum of Art Highlights Tour

Led by an engaging art historian, our Met Museum Highlights tour hits all the right objects and spaces.

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Our Metropolitan Museum Highlights Tour, Guided and Private

ART SMART’s Met Museum Highlights Tour includes a wide-ranging look at the most famous and prized objects in the museum. This itinerary is ideal for out-of-town or first time visitors that are hoping to understand just what it is that makes the Metropolitan Museum of Art so special. From the renowned Temple of Dendur to the incredible collection of European and Impressionist masterpieces, we will see the works of art that are revered by art historians – yet also the works that are iconic for the general public. Along the way, we’ll bring you through not-to-be-missed stunning areas.

What Met Highlights Might We See?

  • Egyptian Temple of Dendur
  • Greek and Roman Statues
  • Ancient Roman Frescoes
  • Washington Crossing the Delaware by Emanuel Leutze
  • John Singer Sargent’s Madame X
  • Jacques-Louis David’s Death of Socrates
  • European Sculpture Hall
  • Claude Monet’s Water Lilies
  • Vincent van Gogh paintings
  • Jackson Pollock’s Autumn Rhythm

And favorites by:

  • Vincent van Gogh
  • Rembrandt van Rijn
  • Johannes Vermeer

Admission
$22 per adult, $15 per senior, and $10 per child.


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Private tours for 1 - 4 people in your group booked online* are $190 per hour (a 5% discount over tours booked via email or phone). All tours have a two-hour minimum. Additional people and/or additional time have an additional fee. Museum admission needs to be added for each person. This is added during your booking. We will get your tickets ahead of time for you. So you can skip the lines.

* For those who need a bit more service via email and phone, our pricing is $200 per hour for 1 – 4 people. Larger groups are $50 per adult, $25 per child.

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