The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Address:1000 Fifth Avenue
Main Phone Number:(212) 535 - 7710
Metropolitan Area:New York
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, which includes its Main Building on Fifth Avenue and The Cloisters museum and gardens in northern Manhattan,...
Total Meeting Space:2000000 (in square feet)
Property Brand:The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Meeting Rooms:The Metropolitan Museum of Art was founded on April 13, 1870, to be located in the City of New York, for the purpose of establishing and maintaining in said city a Museum and library of art, of encouraging and developing the study of the fine arts, and the application of arts to manufacture and practical life, of advancing the general knowledge of kindred subjects, and, to that end, of furnishing popular instruction.
Description:Since its founding in 1870, The Metropolitan Museum of Art has been renowned not only for its unparalleled collections, but also for its grand physical space, located on Fifth Avenue at the edge of Central Park. The Museum offers unique entertaining opportunities with special access to the galleries when it is closed to the public. Entertaining at the Metropolitan Museum is a privilege reserved for its Corporate Patrons and eligible nonprofit organizations. For its Corporate Patrons, membership benefits and entertaining opportunities reflect the level of a company's gift to the Museum and include: Entertaining opportunities when the Museum is closed to the public Opportunity to host events in the Museum's private dining rooms Customized tours of the Metropolitan, including exhibitions Use of the private Members Dining Room and Patrons Lounge Increased access for employees to the Museum The Museum's many spaces provide the perfect location for any event, from large receptions to intimate dinners. The Office of Special Events is available to assist with every detail, from menus and musicians to place settings and flowers, creating memorable events for your organization and its guests. Select a room from the following list for images and details about the incomparable settings available for events within New York's premier cultural institution.