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Metropolitan Museum of Art Tour

April 13, 2012 @ 6:15 pm

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Tour of the Met

Join us for a guided tour of the Museum’s American Wing. After a four year renovation the American Wing reopened in January 2012 to rave reviews.

Your journey will carry you from the art of the 17th century colonists through the 20th century masterpieces.

Your tour begins with the sculpture of Augustus St. Gaudins of the Roman Goddess Diana from the summer home of Louis Comfort Tiffany and the marble façade of the Branch Bank of the US originally, located at Wall Street next to the site of the original City Hall.

Tour of the Met

Highlights include:
George Washington – 1795 – by Gilbert Stuart
The Oxbox – 1820s – by Thomas Cole (Called the father of the Hudson River School of Landscape.)
Washington’s Crossing of the Delaware – 1851 – by Emanuel Leutze
The Last Moments of John Brown  – 1884 – by Thomas Hovenden
Madame X  – 1884 – by John Singer Sargent
• The Verplanck room – 1767 – the furniture and art objects from the Wall Street home of Samuel Verplanck
• The Frank Lloyd Wright room, the residence of Francis W. Little – Wayzata , Mn. 1912-1914
• And much more

Cost:
Adult members $28
Adult non-members $32
Member seniors 65 and over $21.50
Non-member seniors $25
All students $17

Register here until April 12, 2012.

Participants should meet at the tour desk in the main lobby.

 

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Date:
April 13, 2012
Time:
6:15 pm
Cost:
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Venue

Metropolitan Museum of Art
1000 5th Ave.
New York, United States
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Phone:
(212) 535-7710