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Metropolitan Museum of Art
in New York


I never get tired of the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City. If you get caught in NYC on a rainy day, then head over to Fifth Avenue and 81st Street.





The Metropolitan Museum of Art has one of the most extensive Egyptian artifact exhibits that I know of and they have rebuilt a temple that was rescued from a river in Egypt since the river was slowly over taking it. The Temple was given to the U.S. as a gift from Egypt in 1965.


I went to several very fancy events in the Temple of Dendur Room when I was a TV producer in New York so I have very fond memories of the Met. It's also located right off of Central Park and is on my list of top five New York City attractions.

Hours:
Open 7 Days a Week
Sunday–Thursday: 10:00 a.m.–5:30 p.m.*
Friday and Saturday: 10:00 a.m.–9:00 p.m.*

Closed Thanksgiving Day, December 25, January 1, and the first Monday in May. *Galleries are cleared 15 minutes before closing.

Admission:
The museum recommends the following donations for admission to help cover the costs of exhibitions. If you are tight on a budget, a donation of any amount will allow you to visit.
Adults $25
Seniors (65 and older) $17
Students $12**
Members (Join Now) Free
Children under 12 (accompanied by an adult) Free


New York Explorer Pass: You can create your perfect itinerary of three, five, seven, or ten attractions from more than 50 top tours, museums, and more—including the Metropolitan Museum—and save up to 55% over regular admission costs. The New York Explorer Pass also comes with a free full-color guidebook to help you plan your perfect trip.








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