Metropolitan Museum of Art, The
Known for its extensive collection of American, medieval, Oriental, Oceanic and ancient decorative art, plus the Costume Institute and galleries of 19th- and 20th-century European paintings and sculpture. Newly renovated galleries display thousands of Islamic works. Tues-Thurs & Sun 9:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m., Fri-Sat 9:30 a.m.-9 p.m. Beginning Jul. 1: Sun-Thurs 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m., Fri-Sat 10 a.m.-9 p.m.; Suggested $25 adults, $17 seniors, $12 students (with ID), under 12 with adult free.