For any New York State residents as well as New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut students, the amount you pay for admission is up to you.
|NY residents||Pay what you wish|
|NY, NJ, and CT students||Pay what you wish|
Visitors not eligible for suggested admission may purchase tickets online.
|Seniors (65 and over)||$22|
|Children (under 12)||Free|
|Members and patrons||Free|
General Admission tickets purchased online can be scanned at any museum entrance at your selected location, date, and time.
Included with your ticket
All admission tickets include exhibitions and same-day entry to both Met locations.
Members and patrons enjoy free and unlimited entry. Scan your membership card at any museum entrance for admission. Need help? Visit the membership desk in the Great Hall.
All groups of 10 or more, and third-party guided tours of any size, are required to register in advance. Register here.
Locations and Hours
The Met Fifth Avenue
The Met Cloisters
Know Before You Go
Masks are strongly recommended. Review our latest guidelines.
Directions and Parking
Get information on traveling to the Museum.
Use The Met’s interactive map to get around the Museum.
We welcome all visitors and are committed to offering programs and services that are accessible to everyone.
Choose from a wide menu that includes items for our youngest visitors.
Enjoy free admission, complimentary guest tickets, invitations to exclusive viewing hours, discounts, and more.
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