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Plan Your Visit

Travel the world and get a better understanding of its past, present, and future when you visit one of our museums. Tickets include exhibitions and are valid for three consecutive days at all of our locations.

The Met Fifth Avenue

Sunday – Thursday: 10:00 am – 5:30 pm
Friday and Saturday: 10:00 am – 9:00 pm
Open Seven Days a Week

The Met Breuer

Tuesday – Thursday: 10:00 am – 5:30 pm
Friday and Saturday: 10:00 am – 9:00 pm
Sunday: 10:00 am – 5:30 pm
Closed Mondays

The Met Cloisters

March – October: 10:00 am – 5:15 pm
November – February: 10:00 am – 4:45 pm
Open Seven Days a Week

General Admission

Read our admission policy in 10 additional languages (PDF) and in American Sign Language.

For visitors from outside New York State:

 Adults  $25
 Seniors (65 and over)  $17
 Students  $12
 Members and Patrons  Free
 Children (under 12)  Free


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Suggested Admission

For New York State residents as well as New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut students, the amount you pay is up to you.

These tickets may be purchased onsite at a Museum ticket counter with valid ID. Suggested admission tickets include exhibitions and same-day entry at The Met Fifth Avenue, The Met Breuer, and The Met Cloisters.

We accept many forms of residency verification, including:

New York State driver's license, New York State identification card, IDNYC, Current bill or statement with a New York State address, Student ID, New York library card.

Read our admissions policy in 10 additional languages (PDF) and in American Sign Language. Read frequently asked questions about The Met's admission policy.

The Met + New York City Sights

Purchase special combination passes to see The Met, plus top New York City attractions for one price.


One unbelievable price gets you into The Met, plus five of New York City's most popular attractions—choose your options.

The New York Pass

Customizable multiday passes that include entry to The Met, 100+ New York attractions, a Hop-On, Hop-Off bus tour, plus a 200-page guide.

The New York Sightseeing Pass

Choose from two different passes and 100 New York City attractions, including The Met. Enjoy complimentary Hop-On, Hop-Off bus tours and more.

New York Explorer Pass

Create a custom itinerary that includes The Met, plus over 50 New York City tours and cultural attractions. Valid for 30 days from first use.

Guest Pass

This one-person pass issued by the Museum offers expedited entry to any of The Met’s three locations during public hours. Have a few art-loving friends? Guest passes make wonderful gifts.

Your Day at The Met

Explore the beauty and culture of our three diverse museums.

The Greek and Roman sculpture courtyard.

EmptyMet Tours

Take an intimate tour of The Met Fifth Avenue before it opens to the public.

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