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Plan Your Visit

Masks are strongly recommended.

Gallery Closures

The Ancient Near Eastern and Cypriot Art galleries and The Michael C. Rockefeller Wing are closed for renovation.

The Temple of Dendur will be closed through Friday, May 10.

See a list of currently closed galleries.


Suggested Admission

New York State residents and New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut students: the amount you pay for admission is up to you, but you must pay something ($00.01 minimum per ticket).

NY residentsPay what you wish
NY, NJ, and CT studentsPay what you wish

To buy pay-what-you-wish tickets online, you must have a New York State billing address. New Jersey and Connecticut students can only buy pay-what-you-wish tickets in person with valid student ID. Accepted forms of residency verification include New York State driver’s license, New York State identification card, IDNYC, current bill or statement with a New York State address, student ID, and New York library card.

General Admission

Seniors (65 and over)$22
Children (under 12)Free
Members and patronsFree

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Locations and Hours

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The Met Fifth Avenue

Over 5,000 years of art from around the world.
Hours: Sunday–Tuesday and Thursday: 10 am–5 pm
Extended Hours: Friday and Saturday: 10 am–9 pm
Closed: Wednesday
Closed Thanksgiving Day, December 25, January 1, and the first Monday in May.

The Met Cloisters

Art, architecture, and gardens of medieval Europe.
Hours: Thursday–Tuesday: 10 am–5 pm
Closed: Wednesday
Closed Thanksgiving Day, December 25, and January 1.

Now On View

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“Woman in Blue” by William H. Johnson

The Harlem Renaissance and Transatlantic Modernism

Through July 28
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Black dress with roses

Sleeping Beauties: Reawakening Fashion

Through September 2
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Blue text box that reads "The Roof Garden Commission" with the artist name, Petrit Halilaj

The Roof Garden Commission: Petrit Halilaj, Abetare

Through October 27
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A composite image featuring renaissance portrait paintings with partially obscured faces, set against a countryside backdrop, titled "hidden faces: covered portraits of the renaissance.

Hidden Faces: Covered Portraits of the Renaissance

Through July 7
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Collection of nine unique Pueblo ceramics on a light blue background with the text, "Grounded in Clay: The Spirit of Pueblo Pottery"

Grounded in Clay: The Spirit of Pueblo Pottery

Through June 4
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Weaving of mixed colors: green, orange, black, and white.

Weaving Abstraction in Ancient and Modern Art

Through June 16
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A large white canvas with dripping, vertical indigo lines spaced closely together. The indigo color is concentrated at the top of the canvas then trails off as it makes its way down.

Lineages: Korean Art at The Met

Through October 20
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Before Yesterday We Could Fly: An Afrofuturist Period Room

November 5, 2021–Ongoing
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The African Origin of Civilization

Through January 19, 2025
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A marble carving of a female figure on a blue background with the words Cycladic Art

Cycladic Art

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Drawing of a man, sitting in the middle of the forest with a woman watching from behind.

Vision and Verse: The Poetry of Chinese Painting

Through June 16
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Anxiety and Hope in Japanese Art

Through July 14
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Blush background with a gentlemen's shoe in the center.

The Real Thing: Unpackaging Product Photography

Through August 4
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Pink backdrop with collage of black and white photos

Don't Forget to Call Your Mother

Through September 15
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Art of Native America: The Charles and Valerie Diker Collection

July 14, 2023–Ongoing
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Portrait of a Black teenage boy and three white children positioned against a Louisiana landscape.

Bélizaire and the Frey Children

October 12, 2023–Ongoing
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Woman painting while in a room full of women reading

New York Art Worlds, 1870–1890

Through July 21
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Samurai Splendor: Sword Fittings from Edo Japan

Through March 23, 2025
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Ganesha: Lord of New Beginnings

Through June 15, 2025
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A Passion for Jade: The Bishop Collection

Through January 4, 2026
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Embracing Color: Enamel in Chinese Decorative Arts, 1300–1900

Through January 4, 2026
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Brown backdrop with an oval mirror in the center that reads " Everything Will Be Taken Away" in capital letters.

Afterlives: Contemporary Art in the Byzantine Crypt

Through January 25, 2026
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Painting of two figures in metal armor, figure on left rides a horse draped in orange and red fabric, figure on right is facing down, falling off of a horse draped in blue fabric.

The Jousting Armor of Philip I of Castile

Through April 1, 2026
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Layered Narratives: The Northern Renaissance Gallery

October 3, 2023–Ongoing
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Celebrating the Year of the Dragon

February 3–January 2025
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