TripAdvisor Travelers' Choice #1 Museum in the world.
The Met presents over 5,000 years of art from every corner of the world. Millions of people also take part in The Met experience online. Since it was founded in 1870, The Met has always aspired to be more than a treasury of rare and beautiful objects. Every day, art comes alive in the Museum’s galleries and through its exhibitions and events, revealing both new ideas and unexpected connections across time and across cultures.