Visit one of the world's most famous museums and view the extensive collection featured at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Commonly referred to as "The Met", 5th Avenue's Metropolitan Museum of Art is the largest art museum in all of the United States. The museum boasts a huge collection that features over 2 million pieces of work including art by the legendary painter, Pablo Picasso. Inside of the museum you'll get to see over 5,000 years of New York City's culture on display through more than 30 annual exhibits and installations at the museum.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art also offers Fast Track Entry for New York Pass holders. Thus, you'll be able to join an expedited line when entering the Met.

- Entry to The Cloister's Museum is included and valid on the same-day you collect your ticket for The Met.

Admission to the museum grants you complimentary same-day admission to The Met Breuer and The Met Cloisters. Therefore, your pass will not need to be scanned at these museums if you visit them on the same day as your visit to The Met. You will need to show your museum ticket at entry.

The following groups are entitled to "pay-as-you-wish" to enter the Museum:

  • New York State residents
  • Students from New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut
    If you fit any of the criteria above you may choose not to scan your pass for admission, but you will be asked to provide a valid I.D. upon entry along with a donation to the Museum. Children under the age of 12 are always admitted free of charge.

Included Extra: Show your pass to save $10 off a purchase of $50 or more at The Met Store and save $1 on the Audio Tour. Mention coupon code VS415 to receive your offer.


Permanent Collection
The Metropolitan Museum of Art showcases changing exhibits and installations throughout the year but they also display some of their massive permanent collection which features more than 2 million pieces of art.

Featured Artists
Many of the world's most prolific artists have works contained in the Metropolitan Museum of Art's permanent collection. Some of the notable artists featured include:

- Leonardo da Vinci (The Head of the Virgin)

- Joan Miró (Potato)

- Georgia O'Keeffe (A Storm)

Did You Know

  • Approximately 6.2 million people from around the world visit the Metropolitan Museum of Art each year.

How To Get There

  • 4, 5, 6 to 86th Street station.

Make The Most Of Your New York Pass

- The fee for entry to the Metropolitan Museum of Art is normally $25.

- The New York Pass grants you free entry to the museum plus over 100 attractions in New York City.

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Monday 10:00 a.m.–5:30 p.m
Tuesday 10:00 a.m.–5:30 p.m
Wednesday 10:00 a.m.–5:30 p.m
Thursday 10:00 a.m.–5:30 p.m
Friday 10:00 a.m.–9:00 p.m
Saturday 10:00 a.m.–9:00 p.m
Sunday 10:00 a.m.–5:30 p.m


January 1, the first Monday in May, Thanksgiving Day, and December 25

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