The Met skip-the-line pass
Attractions & guided tours

The Met skip-the-line pass

based on 56 reviews
Availability: Thursday - Monday
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 24 hours
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Visit world-renowned The Met Fifth Avenue, one of the finest art museums
  • Access quickly to the museums with your skip-the-line ticket
  • Admire works from every era in history, from ancient Egypt to modern days
What to expect

The Metropolitan Museum of Art presents over 5,000 years of art from every corner of the world for everyone to experience and enjoy. More commonly known as The Met, the Museum sits in three iconic sites in New York City: The Met Fifth Avenue, The Met Breuer, and The Met Cloisters. Skip the long lines for tickets at the door with the day pass. You’ll have priority entrance to all three museums for an entire day.

  • The Met Fifth Avenue:

The Met Fifth Avenue contains millions of works in collections from different time periods and geographical origins. The Arms and Armor Collection, Arts of Africa, Egyptian Art, the American Wing, Greek and Roman art, and Islamic Art are just some of the exhibits you can find.

  • The Met Cloisters:

The Met Cloisters shows works from the personal collection of John D. Rockefeller as well as art from medieval Europe - all contained within partially reconstructed 16th-century French cloisters. A testament to European medieval art and architecture - found in a unique and suggestive ambiance.

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
  • Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
  • All gear/equipment is sanitized between use
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
  • Proof of COVID-19 vaccination or a negative result from a recent antigen or molecular test may be required, please check the local requirements before your visit.
  • What's included
    • Same-day general admission to The Met Fifth Avenue and The Met Cloisters
    • Priority entrance
    • Entry to all exhibitions
    What's not included
    • Guided tour
    Reduced price
    • Free for Members, Patrons, and children under 12
    • Caregivers of visitors with disabilities will be admitted for free
    Where

    New York, NY 10028

    Meeting point:

    The Met Fifth Avenue
    1000 Fifth Avenue
    New York, NY 10028

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

    What to remember
    • Face coverings are required for all visitors over the age of two
    • You must reserve a date and time here before visiting the Met. A confirmed reservation time in addition to the ticket must be shown to enter
    • Due to the recent COVID-19 outbreak, all tickets have extended their validity till the 31st Dec 2021
    • Please notice the e-tickets need to be exchanged for a sticker in group sales desk
    • Be sure to hold onto your original ticket stub for entry into the other museum
    • General admission tickets are valid for same day entry to The Met Fifth Avenue and The Met Cloisters
    • Food and drink cannot be brought into the Museums and may not be checked at the coat checks
    • Water in plastic bottles may be brought into the Museums
    • Flash photography and video cameras cannot be used inside the Museums. Still, photography is permitted for private, non-commercial use only in the Museums' galleries devoted to the permanent collection
    • Only pencils may be used in the galleries; the use of pens and markers is prohibited. Sketching is permitted in all the permanent collection galleries and most special exhibitions. Please inquire at the Information Desk in the Great Hall about current exhibitions and guidelines
    • Strollers are allowed in all galleries unless otherwise noted
    • Wheelchairs are available at the coat checks
    • All backpacks and packages must be checked in at the coat-check facilities. Avoid waiting in long lines by leaving backpacks and packages at home
    • Luggage, carry-on bags, and oversized backpacks are not allowed in the Museums and cannot be checked in at the coat-check facilities
    • Musical instruments cannot be brought into the Museums and may not be checked at the coat checks
    • Coats and small umbrellas may be carried into the galleries. Large umbrellas must be checked
    • The audio guide provides self-guided tours and popular stops in 10 languages (English, Spanish, Portuguese, French, Italian, Japanese, Chinese, Korean, German and Russian)
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    When

    Opening hours:

    The Met Fifth Avenue

    • Thursday and Friday 12.00pm - 7.00pm
    • Saturday-Monday 10.00am - 5.00pm
    • Closed Tuesday and Wednesday
    • Closed Thanksgiving Day, 25 December, 1 January and the first Monday in May

    The Met Cloisters

    • Thursday-Monday 10.00am - 5.00pm
    • Closed Tuesday and Wednesday
    • Closed Thanksgiving Day, 25 December, 1 January and the first Monday in May
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    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Unfortunately, we can't offer you a refund nor can we change or cancel your booking for this particular product, due to our partner's policy.
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