Combo Tour Of The Met And The American Museum Of Natural History - New York City

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Tour Information

Key Details

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  • Duration: 5 Hrs
  • Departure Time :
    10:30am
  • Departure Details :
    Metropolitan Museum of Art, (meeting location provided on voucher)
  • Cancellation Policy :
    Cancel up to 2 days in advance for a full refund

Overview

Visit two of the Big Apples most iconic museums in one day, allowing you to make the most of your time in New York. Join our enthusiastic guide and up to ten guests on this 5 hour small group tour that will explore history, art, and natures marvels at the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the American Museum of Natural History. Youll have a short break between the two museums to stay comfortable.

Highlights

  • Small-group tour
  • Small group ensures personal service
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
  • Fully narrated tour

Know More about this tour

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.

After a break for lunch, move to the American Museum of Natural History where youll take a trip through time and space. The museums 33 million objects are spread through 28 different buildings. Youll start by learning the museums history in the majestic Roosevelt Rotunda before moving onto hear how the dioramas are created as you explore the giant African mammals of the Akeley Hall.

The creatures get even bigger as you move towards the dinosaur exhibits featuring some of the most complete collections of dinosaur skeletons anywhere in the world. From the gargantuan Titanosaur to the crowd-favorite T-Rex, even the most serious adult feels like a kid staring up at these beasts. Youll then move on to hear about the North American Forests, featuring the giant Sequoia, before gaping up at the Blue Whale hanging overhead in the Hall of Ocean Life. Visit some American mammals as you learn about the National Parks of the United States. End your visit with a trip to space, exploring the Cosmic Pathway that details the no fewer than 13 billion years of our universes existence.

Inclusions

  • Semi-Private Museum Tour
  • "Semi-Private" Means Group Size Is Never More Than 8 Guests Maximum
  • Professional Tour Guide
  • Tour Includes All Entrance Fees  
  • Available Daily At 10:30Am
  • Duration 5 - 5.5 Hours (Including A Lunch Break)

Exclusions

  • Tour price does NOT include hotel pickup or drop-off (we recommend UBER or Taxi)
  • Tour price does NOT include gratuities (optional)
  • Tour is NOT available for those with walking disabilities or using a wheelchair

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

A maximum of 8 people per booking

A moderate amount of walking is involved

Minimum numbers apply. This tour will not run without a minimum of 2 guests to meet requirements. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative or full refund.

Notes: The Met and Natural History 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.