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The most visited site in NYC, and one of the world’s finest museums, the Metropolitan Museum's comprehensive collection contains more than two million works of art from ancient through modern times. With Egyptian mummies, Islamic carvings, Renaissance paintings, historic and modern costumes, Native American masks and 20th century decorative arts, there’s something for everyone.




Equestrian court, Arms and Armor Galleries Courtesy of The Metropolitan Museum of Art,  Copyright Wild Bill Studios

Astor Court, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Courtesy of The Metropolitan Museum of Art,

Copyright Brooks Walker 2002

Englehard Court,

Courtesy of The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Copyright Wild Bill Studios

Temple of Dendur

Courtesy of The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Museum Hours of Operation:
 (subject to change) Sunday-Thursday 9:30am-5:30pm; Friday & Saturday 9:30am-9pm. Closed Mondays (except on some Monday holidays), January 1, Thanksgiving Day, December 25. Galleries are cleared at 5:15pm Sun-Thu, and 8:45pm Fri and Sat.

The Main Building of the Metropolitan Museum—its galleries, restaurants, and shops—will be open from 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. on the following Holiday Mondays:

  • Presidents' Day
  • Memorial Day
  • September 5, 2005: Labor Day
  • October 10, 2005: Columbus Day
  • December 26, 2005: Christmas/New Years' Week
  • January 16, 2006: Martin Luther King Jr. Day
Security Information: No luggage, including small carry-ons and oversize backpacks, is allowed into the Museum. Luggage cannot be checked into the Museum's coat-check facilities. The Museum reserves the right to have a discretionary policy regarding what can, and cannot, be checked into the coat-checks.

Location and Directions to Metropolitan Museum of Art:

The Museum is located at 1000 Fifth Ave. at 82nd Street

By Subway or Bus:

From The Cloisters: M4 bus directly to 82nd Street and Fifth Avenue.

From East Side of Manhattan: 4, 5, or 6 train to 86th Street and walk three blocks west to Fifth Avenue; or take M1, M2, M3, or M4 bus along Fifth Avenue (from uptown locations) to 82nd Street or along Madison Avenue (from downtown locations) to 83rd Street.

From West Side of Manhattan: C or 1 train to 86th Street, then M86 crosstown bus across Central Park to Fifth Avenue.

From Penn Station: Take M4 bus to 83rd Street and Madison Avenue.


Lunch at Planet Hollywood and
Dinner at Langan's Restaurant

You can add meals to your purchase easily .. just select the number of meal packages
you'd like when you purchase any sightseeing, museum or tour option.

Make a complete day of it in the Big Apple ... enjoy lunch and dinner sandwiched around sightseeing or museums. We'll include a sandwich and beverage at world-famous Planet Hollywood and a delicious 3-course dinner chosen from a special menu at the popular Broadway restaurant Langan's  ... all for one low price -- tax and gratuity included. You can even make your own reservation at Langan's so you can dine when you want!


Planet Hollywood: 45th Street and Broadway. Open daily. Any sandwich or burger platter on the menu and ice cream for dessert, plus unlimited soft drinks, coffee or tea. Tax and gratuity included.

Langan's Restaurant: 47th Street just off Broadway. Open daily (may be closed on St. Patrick's Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's Eve.) Enjoy a salad, choice of entrees, dessert and coffee or tea. Menu changes daily.

Ticket Delivery:

Tickets and vouchers are sent to you via standard US postal service to valid US addresses. You may opt to have your purchase shipped to you by an expedited service, such as Federal Express or DHL, to an address in the continental US for an additional fee. If you purchase several options the same day you will only pay once for expedited shipping. Orders will be sent the same day for transactions made by 3pm Eastern US time Monday through Friday. Orders received after 3pm, or on Saturday, Sunday or holidays, will be sent the following business day.
Orders that you expect to receive in less than 2 weeks will require expedited 2-3 Business Day or Next Business Day service.

  • Standard US Mail -- allow 7-10 days.

  • 2-3 Business Day Delivery -- shipped via Federal Express or DHL (at our discretion). Not valid for PO Box addresses.

  • Next Business Day Delivery -- shipped via Federal Express or DHL (at our discretion). Not valid for PO Box addresses.

Orders placed outside of the United States will be delivered by courier service to a Manhattan hotel. Orders cannot be delivered by any other method. There is an additional charge for this service.

Please note we cannot be responsible for inaccurate or incomplete addresses. Signature may be required for Federal Express or DHL deliveries.

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NOTE -- Transportation to sightseeing venues and restaurants is not included unless specifically mentioned. All information about the attractions and tours is provided as a courtesy and is subject to change by the suppliers of service. Prices shown may include service fees and shipping/handling fees. Prices are valid for internet purchases only. Telephone orders are not accepted. Tickets and admissions are sent via email or US Mail to valid addresses in the United States (or via private delivery service for an additional charge). Allow 7-10 days for US Mail delivery. All ticket and admission purchases are strictly non-refundable. Statue of Liberty/Ellis Island ferry tickets do not include visits inside the Statue; admission to the Ellis Island Immigration Museum is free. "Big Apple Bites" restaurants have pre-set menus. NYCVP reserves the right to refuse any purchase if it causes NYCVP to violate any terms of its contractual relationships with its suppliers and/or vendors. Certain purchases may not be valid for large groups. NYCVP is not responsible for non-delivery due to inaccurate or incomplete mailing addresses.