Gallery Closures

The Ancient Near Eastern and Cypriot Art galleries, the European Paintings (1250–1800) galleries, and the Michael C. Rockefeller Wing are closed for renovation.


Suggested Admission

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


Get your suggested admission ticket in person at any admissions desk with a valid ID. No advance reservations. 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

Visitors not eligible for suggested admission may purchase tickets online.

Adults    $30
Seniors (65 and over)  $22
Students  $17
Children (under 12)  Free
Members and patrons  Free

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Complimentary admission eligibility and passes

Booking online

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.

Member benefits

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.

Group Visits

All groups of 10 or more, and third-party guided tours of any size, are required to register in advance. Register here.

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