Central Park And Metropolitan Museum Of Art Private NYC Combo Tour - New York City

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Tour Information

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  • Duration: 5 Hrs
  • Departure Time :
    10:30am
  • Departure Details :
    Meeting Point: By the Information Desk in front of the Egyptian Pharaoh statue, in the Great Hall of the Metropolitan Museum of Art
  • Cancellation Policy :
    Cancel up to 2 days in advance for a full refund

Overview

New York boasts amazing art collections both outdoors and indoors, and this combo tour will blend a stroll through iconic Central Park with the best of the Metropolitan Museum of Art. On this 5 hour private tour, visit one of the worlds most elaborate collections of art and historical artifacts, then stroll the paths of the infamous urban green space.

Highlights

  • Private guide for a more personalized experience
  • Soak up the atmosphere on a walking tour
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide

Know More about this tour

Start at the Met, where your guide will show you a collection that rivals those of the Louvre and British Museum. With no less than 2 million works of art and artifacts on hand, the Met showcases objects from Ancient Greece and Egypt as well as modern art from Europe and beyond. During this tour, youll start at the sumptuous Great Hall before moving to the museums most important galleries. In the Medieval Europe Gallery youll learn about the Studiolo from the Ducal Palace as well as armory worn by Henry VIII. The American wing hosts the staircase from the Chicago Stock Exchange as well as the iconic portrait of Washington crossing the Delaware River. Learn about the turbulent and inspiring lives of several European painters including Vermeer, Seurat, and Van Gogh in the European wings. The museum itself has stories to tell, and your guide will explain how this American gallery differs from its older European counterparts, especially since it began before the United States was even 100 years old! 

After a break for lunch, Central Park. Designed to give New Yorkers a breath of fresh air. More than just green space, its also a venue for memorials and artwork honoring figures like Bolivar and Marti, as well as Balto and Hans Christen AndersenAs your enthusiastic young guide shares the parks history, youll cross the famous Gapstow Bridge on your way to the Central Park Zoo. You will follow the tree-lined Mall and discuss the literary figures memorialized in statues on either side. You will discover the Bethesda Terrace and Fountain, sight of countless Hollywood moments. Cross Bow Bridge on your way to Strawberry Fields towards the Dakota to learn about John Lennons assassination at his memorial. Youll discover the resplendent restaurant, Tavern on the Green, before joining the locals in Sheep Meadow, where New Yorkers of all walks of life can get away from city life for a moment.

Inclusions

  • Private Walking Tour & Museum Tour
  • Professional Tour Guide Exclusively For You
  • Tour Includes All Entrance Fees  
  • Available Daily At 10:30Am
  • Duration 5 - 5.5 Hours (Including A Lunch Break)
  • Tour Will Run, Rain Or Shine

Exclusions

  • Tour price does NOT include hotel pickup or drop-off (we recommend UBER or Taxi)
  • Tour price does NOT include gratuities (optional)

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

A maximum of 8 people per booking

A moderate amount of walking is involved

Notes: The Met museum may be subjected to occasional closures without previous warning from the museum management. When this occurs, we will provide guests with an appropriate alternative if the museum opening time is delayed more than 1h from the tour starting time. In these cases we are unable to provide refunds or discounts. Appropriate dress is required for entry into some sites on this tour. No large bags or suitcases are allowed inside the museum, only handbags or small thin bag packs are allowed through security. Due to increased security measures at many attractions some lines may form on tours with 'Skip the Line' or 'No Wait' access. Some specific rooms inside the museum are subjected to a very quiet or restricted right to speak inside, in this cases your guide will provide the information about this places before entering the specific rooms where this rule applies. Some collections may vary along the year.

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