Engage with a professional Metropolitan Museum of art guide
Listen as a true storyteller makes art relatable
Share the story of some of the Met's most unique artifacts
Join a live online tour along with others around the world
Connect to this experience from the comfort of your own home
About this activity
What's included, what's not
Exclusive access to a local expert guide
Fun and informative stories by an engaging storyteller
What you can expect
We all need an escape sometimes. On this live online tour, escape into the world of the Met…with a twist. Just beyond the gallery walls lay the stories and glories (and sometimes gories) of New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art, but the best stories are often left untold—not on this live online tour.
Join one of our official Met Museum guides from their home in New York City who will share with you the hilarious off-color stories behind many of the museum's most famed pieces of art.
From Egyptian wardrobe malfunctions to all the couldn’t have happened in Washington Crossing the Delaware, risque Dutch dinnerware, to Perneb’s Tomb, we have created a special Met Museum tour that mixes historical curiosities with bona fide masterpieces. Let's see if you can tell the difference between Pollock and a 4-year-old's artwork
Escape into the halls of the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City. This is a storytelling adventure that will leave you not only laughing, but appreciating fine art in a totally different way.
Pose questions and experience this live tour from the comfort of your home—a perfect experience for those who have yet to visit the Met, for travelers longing to go back, and those who want to engage in all things art. Oh, and find out why the heck a hippo named William is so important.