Friday, August 5, 2022





Met News


Virtual Events



Kettle drums


Art History Study Group—Royal Drums

Thursday, August 11, 4–5:30 pm

Expand your knowledge of art history through virtual introductions to core themes and close examination of Met objects with Museum experts. In this session, join a Met curator to learn about a ceremonial set of silver kettle drums made by the master silversmith Franz Peter Bundsen in 1780 for King George III's royal court in Hanover.

Fee: $40. Space is limited; advance registration is required.

Register now →






Insider Insights: The Japanese Kimono

Saturday, August 20, 10–10:30 am

Join Met experts to explore the history and modernization of the Japanese kimono. Learn about Japan's famed weaving, dying, and embroidery techniques along with discoveries from new scientific research.

Presented in conjunction with the exhibition Kimono Style: The John C. Weber Collection.

Free; advance registration is not required.

Learn more →


Undergraduate and Graduate Internship Program Online Information Sessions


Undergraduate and Graduate Internship Program Online Information Session

Thursday, August 11, 5–5:45 pm

Learn more about the spring 2023 undergraduate and graduate internship program and application process.

Free, though advance registration is required.

Learn more →


Events at The Met


Sun Sets


Sun Sets

Last chance
Fridays and Saturdays, August 5–September 3, 5:30–8:30 pm
The Cantor Roof Garden

Celebrate the freedom, inclusivity, and creativity of electronic music culture with a series of rooftop events showcasing the diversity of sounds emanating from the city's ever-evolving music underground.

Free with Museum admission   

Learn more →




Art Trek


Art Trek

Saturday, August 6, 11 am–12 pm
Carson Family Hall, Ruth and Harold D. Uris Center for Education

Travel through time and around the world on a Museum adventure. Discover favorite works of art as you look and learn together. Recommended for families with children ages 7 to 11 years.

Free with Museum admission; admission is free for children under 12 with an adult.

Learn more →


Now Available


A group of young women check out a glass case with artwork

In-Person and Virtual Group Tours

Engage with great works of art at The Met—or wherever you are! Request an in-person, guided tour, reserve admission and lead your own small group, or select a live, virtual tour led by a Museum guide. Tours are available for K–12 School Groups, College and University Groups, and Adult Groups.

Learn more →


See all upcoming events →



Plan Your Visit

See the Plan Your Visit page for more information about buying tickets in advance. Please note our current opening days and hours for each location.

Masks are recommended, but not required. Read our visitor guidelines.

Free bike valet: On weekends through September 5, 2022, visitors can enjoy a free bicycle valet service located on The Met's Fifth Avenue plaza near 83rd Street, north of The Met's main entrance.

Buy your tickets now →
Become a Member →



Accessibility at The Met
The Met is committed to accessibility for all. For information about accessibility, programs, and services for people with disabilities at both Met sites, visit To request an access accommodation for virtual programs or online resources, email, or call 212-650-2010. For information about accessibility on our website, see our Website Accessibility Statement.




The Met
Fifth Avenue

1000 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10028

The Met

99 Margaret Corbin Drive
Fort Tryon Park
New York, NY 10040