The Met Museum and American Museum of Natural History: private and semi-private skip-the-line tour
Attractions & guided tours

The Met Museum and American Museum of Natural History: private and semi-private skip-the-line tour

Free cancellation
Language: English
Availability: Daily
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 5 hours 30 minutes
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Skip the long lines to two of the most visited museums of the world with a pre-reserved ticket
  • Explore centuries of art from around the world on a small group
  • Feel small amongst the epic dinosaur exhibits and take a trip down under to learn about ocean life
  • Go to all 28 buildings that comprise this famous American Museum of Natural History
What to expect

The Metropolitan Museum of Art is one of the greatest museums in New York. Your trusty and knowledgeable guide will escort you through the museum tour that will enlighten you with facts on history and works of art. The Met houses objects from Ancient Greece and Egypt and modern art from Europe. The tour starts off at the Great Hall before moving to the museum’s most notable galleries. With stops at the Medieval Gallery, the American wing, and European wing you’ll see and learn about various iconic painters and paintings.

After having a lunch break, it’s time for the second half of the tour at the American Museum of Natural History where it houses the world’s most enthralling objects. This tour will take you to all 28 buildings that comprise this famous museum. Your guide will show you around the halls filling you in on all the main points. The museum encompasses all of Earth’s history, and you’ll begin with the museum itself, learning about the Roosevelt Rotunda. Your guide will tell you about giant African mammals, take you through dinosaur exhibits, take you down under learning about ocean life, and learn about National Parks in the United States and their native mammal inhabitants. Lastly, visit the Rose Center for Earth and Space for a tour finale that is out of this world!

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
  • Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
  • All gear/equipment is sanitized between use
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
  • What's included
    • Skip-the-line tour
    • Professional tour guide
    • Tour includes all entrance fees
    What's not included
    • Gratuities (optional)
    Where

    1000 5th Ave, New York, NY 10028, USA

    Meeting point:

    By the Information Desk in front of the Egyptian Pharaoh statue, in the Great Hall of the Metropolitan Museum of Art.

    What to remember
    • Semi-private tours have 8 guests per guide for a more intimate and personalized experience
    • A semi-private tour has a minimum requirement of 2 participants to run (an alternative date or full refund will be offered if the minimum is not met)
    • No large bags or suitcases are allowed
    • Moderate amount of walking is involved. A semi-private tour is not available for those with walking disabilities or using a wheelchair
    • Occasional closures occur without previous warning from the museum management. When this occurs, guests will be provided with an appropriate alternative if the museum opening time is delayed more than 1 hour from the tour starting time. In these cases, there will be no refunds or discounts
    • At checkout, please provide full names, mobile phone number and email you can be reached at during your trip
    • Cancellation policy: Guests can cancel up to 72 hours before the tour’s start time for a full refund. Otherwise, guests can reschedule for a fee, depending on the tour and the availability
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    When
    • Daily at 10.30am
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    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 3 days before the activity begins.

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