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Twisted Metropolitan Museum of Art Tour: Scandals & Secrets of the Masterpieces

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2.5 hours

Max 15

Why take this tour?

Highlights

  • Enjoy an irreverent look at one of the world's greatest art collections
  • Explore the highlights of the collection along with lesser-known gems
  • Experiece an intimate tour of the Met with a small group and guide
  • Discover the lighter side of the gallery with an alternative itinerary and an engaging and amusing guide to take you through it in the most entertaining way

Health & Safety Standards

At Walks we take your health and the health of our community seriously. To accomplish this, we have set a series of standards that will be implemented across every tour;

  • Walks has been certified by SanseeShield.com
  • Walks Guides have received health & safety training, are self-monitoring temperatures daily, and trained in group social distancing practices
  • We ask our guides and guests to wash their hands regularly and carry hand sanitzier
  • Our guides and guests are required to wear masks in accordance with the local government regulations
  • If headsets are needed, they are disinfected at the beginning and end of your experience
  • All Walks tours are always small groups to give you the maximum comfort and safety

Take a peek at the lighter side of great art

  • Sites Visited
  • Metropolitan Museum of Art
  • Tomb of Perneb
  • Meketre Tomb models
  • William the Hippo
  • Statue of Hathshepsut
  • The Temple of Dendur
  • Washington Crossing the Delaware
  • Naughtly Flemish Dinnerware
  • Painful Colombian jewelry
  • Various works Van Gogh
  • Pollock
  • Monet
  • Tour Includes
  • Metropolitan Museum of Art tickets
  • Expert art historian guide
Ancient Egypt with a twistUp close and personal with unique artifactsSee things from a different perspectiveOpulent and painful ancient fashionEver wonder why so many ancient sculptures are missing noses?The story of how the Temple of Dendur came to be in NYC is a good oneSmall group tour of the MetLady with the Rose by John Singer SargentWashington Crossing the DelawareThe American Section of the NY MetDiana, with a long and interesting historySlightly naughty Flemish dinnerwareYour guide is full of funny and irreverent storiesA visit to the Papua New Guinea section is a rewarding experienceLearn about Degas, and the mystery behind some of his worksImpressionist masters at the NY MetVan Gogh, hear his storyA selfy with the selfy masterOff colour and hilarious stories are part of this tourModern Art masterpieces to end your tour
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Tour was great fun! Really made history come alive and excellent overview of museum holdings. Guide was fabulous...great pace and fun to be with! I’ll recommend to all my friends!!

We were a group of seven that were delayed in arriving. After we reached the customer service number to inform them that we were on the way, we were told they would be waiting for us. We were pleasantly received and the tour began. Katie was a fabulous tour guide and you could tell loved her work. We had a great experience!

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