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The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York  

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1000 Fifth Avenue at 82nd Street
86 St
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The Metropolitan Museum of Art, also known as the Met, is the largest art museum in New York. With over 2 million works from all over the world, the museum is a reminder of the different historical periods: the collection touches the classical antiquity and Ancient Egypt, some artists of European and American modern art, but also Asian works, Australian and Islamic.
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The Metropolitan Museum of Art is located in Manhattan, New York, USA The Metropolitan Museum of Art is often referred to as ‘the Met’. It had its humble beginning on 20 February, 1982 at 681 Fifth Avenue, New York. With... more an increase in its collection, the museum shifted house to the eastern region of Central Park. The Metropolitan Museum of Art owes its very first collection to John Taylor Jackson, a railroad executive, who donated his personal art collection to the Museum. Now, it has expanded, with about seventeen departments dedicated to art from various regions. The collection also extends to photographs and musical instruments. Exhibiting some of the most invigorating and amazing pieces of art, the ‘Met’, is also home to some fine libraries. The museum in fact boasts of a collection that ranges beyond mediaeval and modern art.
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The Metropolitan Museum of Art is located at 5th avenue, Manhattan in New York City. The museum holds the largest collections of artistic creations in New York City. Currently, it holds more than 2 million works of art, which vary... more with the period. Some of the creations date back to ancient times. A large portion of the collection was created by modern artists. These creations are divided into 19 curatorial departments. The main building of the museum serves as the largest art gallery in the world. It is known as the Met. The artifacts and artistic creations include photographs, textiles, modern art, Egyptian art, European creations and arts from Asia, Oceania, Africa and a wide range of consumes. The Cloisters section holds medieval art. All these creations create an array of art that is collected from different parts of the world. The museum is so large, that one day is not enough to see everything.  
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Opened first in 1870, the Metropolitan Museum's collection now contains more than 2.000.000 artworks from all points of the world, frome the ancient, up to the modern times.
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