GoWithGuideFind your perfect tour guide at GoWithGuide. Relax and cherish unforgettable tours with loved ones. Create personalized tours for a truly memorable trip!
GoWithGuide
GoWithGuideFind your perfect tour guide at GoWithGuide. Relax and cherish unforgettable tours with loved ones. Create personalized tours for a truly memorable trip!
  • Tours
  • Art, Culture, & Historical

The Metropolitan Museum Highlights Tour

Art, Culture, & Historical
GoWithGuideFind your perfect tour guide at GoWithGuide. Relax and cherish unforgettable tours with loved ones. Create personalized tours for a truly memorable trip!New York
GoWithGuideFind your perfect tour guide at GoWithGuide. Relax and cherish unforgettable tours with loved ones. Create personalized tours for a truly memorable trip!English
GoWithGuideFind your perfect tour guide at GoWithGuide. Relax and cherish unforgettable tours with loved ones. Create personalized tours for a truly memorable trip!3 hours
GoWithGuideFind your perfect tour guide at GoWithGuide. Relax and cherish unforgettable tours with loved ones. Create personalized tours for a truly memorable trip!Private tour (only you and your group)
GoWithGuideFind your perfect tour guide at GoWithGuide. Relax and cherish unforgettable tours with loved ones. Create personalized tours for a truly memorable trip!Up to 4 people

Indisputably one of the best museums in the world, the Metropolitan houses over two million artworks covering 5,000 years of human history! The museum is as fantastic as it can be overwhelming. This curated tour will help you make the most of your time in the museum and see the collection highlights. Join me for a stroll through the Metropolitan, filled with tales from Greek mythology, stories behind the masterpieces, and glimpses into the turbulent life of the artists.

New York Tour Guide - Iren G.
Iren G.
5.00 / 5
(3 reviews)
11:00 AM

Meeting Point

Metropolitan Museum main entrance

11:00 AM

Metropolitan Museum

There is so much to see in the Metropolitan, and these are some of my favorites. We could mix and match and customize the tour to your interests, or you could just follow me on a wonderful journey through the times and cultures.

- Roman and Greek Art: Cycladic sculpture from 2600 BCE, Ancient Greek sculptures, Roman sarcophagi and portraits

- Egyptian Art: The Temple Dendur - a gift from Egypt, Faiyum portraits from the 1st Century, Hatshepsut - the female pharaoh

- The American Wing: Spectacular glass paintings by Tiffany, a living room by Frank Lloyd Wright, and a gilded Diana weather vane

- European Sculpture: The drama and elegance of sculptures by Canova and Carpeaux

- Old Masters: Paintings by Rembrandt, Rubens, Vermeer, masters of the Dutch Golden Age and Italian Renaissance

- Impressionism and Post-Impressionism: Works by Monet, Degas, Seurat, Cezanne, Gauguin, Van Gogh and Picasso.

Please note that the best time to enjoy the Metropolitan is when it's less crowded, aka in the mornings or late afternoon on Friday. The Museum is closed on Wednesday.

02:00 PM

End of the tour

Ending Point

TBD

Want to personalize this tour?

  • Our tours can be customized according to your needs and preferences
  • Click below to tell us what you are looking for:

Inclusions & Exclusions

GoWithGuideFind your perfect tour guide at GoWithGuide. Relax and cherish unforgettable tours with loved ones. Create personalized tours for a truly memorable trip!
What‘s included

Guide fee

GoWithGuideFind your perfect tour guide at GoWithGuide. Relax and cherish unforgettable tours with loved ones. Create personalized tours for a truly memorable trip!
What‘s not included

Entrance fee: $30 for adults; $22 for seniors; $17 for students; children under 12 - free

Snacks

Transportation

Tour Important Information

- Please note that the best time to enjoy the Metropolitan is when it's less crowded, aka in the mornings or late afternoon on Friday.

- The Museum is closed on Wednesday.

- The tour lasts approximately 3 hours, but it can be made shorter (it's easy to get tired!) or last longer if you want to cover more ground.

- There are cafés inside the Museum, and we could certainly incorporate a little food break

Important message from the guide

GoWithGuideFind your perfect tour guide at GoWithGuide. Relax and cherish unforgettable tours with loved ones. Create personalized tours for a truly memorable trip!

Please, contact me if you'd like to book a tour on a non-working day, I can be flexible.


Cancellation Policy

  • GoWithGuideFind your perfect tour guide at GoWithGuide. Relax and cherish unforgettable tours with loved ones. Create personalized tours for a truly memorable trip!
    Free cancellation - 8 days prior to meeting time
  • GoWithGuideFind your perfect tour guide at GoWithGuide. Relax and cherish unforgettable tours with loved ones. Create personalized tours for a truly memorable trip!
    50% Refund - 3 to 7 days prior to meeting time
  • GoWithGuideFind your perfect tour guide at GoWithGuide. Relax and cherish unforgettable tours with loved ones. Create personalized tours for a truly memorable trip!
    No Refund - Within 2 day(s) prior to meeting time

New York Tour Reviews

J

Jerry W.

5 / 5
Oct 16, 2023

New York Must-See Places Tour

New York
7 hours

Wonderful, marvelous tour

Iren was knowledgeable, kind and very thorough! She showed, explained, enlightened and discovered fabulous icons and places in New York. She anticipated our needs and was very accommodating. She is exceptional!

Jerry W.

Thank you so much for your kind words! I really appreciate it!

J

John G.

5 / 5
May 14, 2022

Custom Tour for John

New York
7 hours

Customized

Like sightseeing with a good friend!

Iren was friendly, on-time, knowledgeable, enthusiastic, well-prepared, and just a joy to spend time with. By the end of our time with her we felt like we were seeing the city with a good friend. We had told her what we were interested in seeing, and she set it all up in a very logical order. We has such a good time with her.

John G.

Dear John and Elaine, thank you! It was a joy exploring the city with you, and - you took the words right out of my mouth - it did feel like spending time with friends. I'm very happy you had a good time in New York and hope you'll come back to visit again, there are just too many stories left to tell!

C

Christie B.

5 / 5
Apr 10, 2022

New York Must-See Places Tour

New York
7 hours

Absolutely awesome!

Our tour with Iren was absolutely awesome! She was very friendly and accommodating, and extremely knowledgeable of all the sites we visited. She made our experience most enjoyable, and gave us an appreciation of the city that we otherwise may not have had. I highly recommend Iren for any tour when you are in New York. We will definitely be looking her up again and will recommend her to everyone! Thank you Iren for an unforgettable day! ❤️

Christie B.

Dear Christie, thank you so much for your warm words, for choosing my tour and for being such a fun group! You made it a pleasure to share my enthusiasm for New York with you. We did have a wonderful day! There is so much more to see and do in the city; I hope you will come again and hope I can be a part of your next visit!

$350/ per group

More tours by Iren G.

New York Must-See Places Tourcover image

New York Must-See Places Tour

New York
7 hours

You cannot visit NYC without seeing the Brooklyn Bridge and it would be crazy to miss the Empire State Building... But there’s also Rockefeller Center, Statue of Liberty, the Grand Central, the Chrysler Building, the Flatiron, Wall Street, Times Square, Greenwich Village, Chinatown, and so much more. Come with me and meet Manhattan! This tour covers the most important "must-see" places in New York and more!

FROM$520/ per group
Brooklyn Bridge and more - Financial District Tourcover image

Brooklyn Bridge and more - Financial District Tour

New York
3 hours

The very south tip of Manhattan Island boasts some of the best and most recognizable views in New York: one can see Brooklyn Bridge, Statue of Liberty and the New York Harbor. This is the most historic area in New York - the city started here in the 17th century as a Dutch colony of New Amsterdam. This is a home to Wall Street with the world's most powerful financial institution - New York Stock Exchange. On this tour, we will walk through the history of New York and enjoy magnificent vistas

FROM$300/ per group
Flatiron and Gramercy - History and Architecture Tourcover image

Flatiron and Gramercy - History and Architecture Tour

New York
2 hours

Discover New York that tourists don't usually get to see. This tour starts in one of the oldest bars in New York that used to be a Prohibition-era speakeasy. We'll stroll around the Gramercy/Flatiron neighborhoods and see the only private park in Manhattan, beautiful 19th-century mansions, and iconic New York skyscrapers. I’ll share some of my favorite New York tales filled with daring, ambition, movie characters, love, murder, prohibition, and ladies' skirts.

FROM$220/ per group
Fifth Avenue Walk and Live Jazzcover image

Fifth Avenue Walk and Live Jazz

New York
3 hours 30 min

The best that New York has to offer: amazing history, dizzying landmarks, and sounds of jazz! Join me for a walk along Fifth Ave - the name associated with wealth, glitz, and glamor. Fifth Ave, one of the best-known streets in the world, used to be lined with the finest homes of the wealthiest people -- a place of ambition, intrigue, scandal, and the most spectacular balls ever given. Along the walk, we'll see famous sites, learn their stories and finish the evening with jazz and cocktails.

FROM$350/ per group

Popular Tours in New York

Wall Street and 9/11 Memorial Tour (FiDi / WTC)cover image

Wall Street and 9/11 Memorial Tour (FiDi / WTC)

New York
2 hours 30 min

Money, money, money! Feel the power as you walk the streets of the world's financial epicenter, and hear the stories of intrigue, influence and independence! New York's financial district, Wall Street, is not just home to the most powerful economic players in the world, it is the birthplace of our city - and in many ways - our nation. In this tour we focus on finance - how Wall Street works, who the players are past and present, important events that occurred here and what may the future hold?

FROM$325/ per group
United States of America (USA) Tour Guide - Julia R.
Julia R.
5.00 / 5
(11 reviews)
Brooklyn Bridge and more - Financial District Tourcover image

Brooklyn Bridge and more - Financial District Tour

New York
3 hours

The very south tip of Manhattan Island boasts some of the best and most recognizable views in New York: one can see Brooklyn Bridge, Statue of Liberty and the New York Harbor. This is the most historic area in New York - the city started here in the 17th century as a Dutch colony of New Amsterdam. This is a home to Wall Street with the world's most powerful financial institution - New York Stock Exchange. On this tour, we will walk through the history of New York and enjoy magnificent vistas

FROM$300/ per group
United States of America (USA) Tour Guide - Iren G.
Iren G.
5.00 / 5
(3 reviews)
Fifth Avenue Walk and Live Jazzcover image

Fifth Avenue Walk and Live Jazz

New York
3 hours 30 min

The best that New York has to offer: amazing history, dizzying landmarks, and sounds of jazz! Join me for a walk along Fifth Ave - the name associated with wealth, glitz, and glamor. Fifth Ave, one of the best-known streets in the world, used to be lined with the finest homes of the wealthiest people -- a place of ambition, intrigue, scandal, and the most spectacular balls ever given. Along the walk, we'll see famous sites, learn their stories and finish the evening with jazz and cocktails.

FROM$350/ per group
United States of America (USA) Tour Guide - Iren G.
Iren G.
5.00 / 5
(3 reviews)
Central Park and Gilded Age Mansions Walking Tourcover image

Central Park and Gilded Age Mansions Walking Tour

New York
3 hours

We will meander through Central Park's romantic landscape and walk along the Mall — the only straight road in the park. We'll admire the Bethesda Terrace, the Lake, and the Reservoir with its breathtaking views. We will stroll along the Museum Mile — a section of 5th Ave that hosts 11 museums, and will see spectacular Gilded Age mansions that once belonged to the wealthiest New York elites.

FROM$300/ per group
United States of America (USA) Tour Guide - Iren G.
Iren G.
5.00 / 5
(3 reviews)