The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Address: 1000 Fifth Avenue. New York, New York 10028  
About the MET: The Metropolitan Museum of Art is one of the world's largest and finest art museums. Its collections include more than two million works of art spanning five thousand years of world culture, from prehistory to the present and from every part of the globe.

Founded in 1870, the Metropolitan Museum is located in New York City's Central Park along Fifth Avenue (from 80th to 84th Streets). Nearly five million people visit the Museum each year.

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  1. This is a huge building and be prepared to walk a lot...many INTERESTING things go on inside this building other than the can even check out movies by independent artists and they are FREE!!!

  2. This place makes me swoon! Arts is my favourite subject, and the structure of this building is already art itself! I can't wait to see its contents.

  3. i like it so much he has a good architechture unfortaly i've never been there i would love to go

  4. My sister visited the Metropolitan Museum of Art and declared it a must. I think there was a Van Gogh exhibit when she visited. I would have to time it to see a favorite artist of mine.