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20/02/1872 New York's Metropolitan Museum of Art opens

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A World of Art: The Metropolitan Museum of Art

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The Met Is Redefining What It Means to Be a Museum in the Digital Age — Mashable Originals

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The Metropolitan Museum of Art Tours | Walks of New York

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Picasso in The Metropolitan Museum of Art: A Behind-the-scenes Tour with the Director

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Best Art Museum New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art Tour 5th Avenue

The Metropolitan Museum of Art in NYC was founded for the purpose of opening a museum that would bring art and art education to the American people. It was originally located at 681 Fifth Avenue. The museum boasts a collection of art from classical antiquity, ancient Egypt and many more paintings and sculptures from various times.