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Guided Tour

Highlights of Asia

The collection of Asian art at the Metropolitan is the largest and most comprehensive in the West. This tour presents ancient and modern selections of the Chinese, Japanese, Korean, South and Southeast Asian galleries, featuring religious and secular highlights of paintings, prints, sculpture, ceramics, bronzes, jades, lacquerware, textiles, and screens in the permanent collection and special exhibitions. Also featured is the Astor Court, a courtyard modeled after a Ming-dynasty scholar's Chinese garden.

Free with Museum admission

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Free Programs for Adults

Download the current Free Programs for Adults brochure (PDF), which includes gallery talks, exhibition tours, lectures, Sunday at the Met events, and art-making programs. You can also find up-to-date program listings on our online calendar.

Friday Evening Gallery Events

Bring your friends and chart your own course through the galleries as you participate in activities that connect you with works of art.

Garden Tour at The Cloisters Museum and Gardens

Enjoy collection highlight tours, garden tours, gallery talks, and other programs at The Cloisters museum and gardens, the branch of The Metropolitan Museum of Art in northern Manhattan devoted to the art and architecture of medieval Europe.