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Event Highlights: July 24–27

The Museum offers hundreds of events and programs each month—including lectures, performances, tours, family activities, and more. The following listings are just a sample of our upcoming programs.

Guided Tour
Шедевры Музея (Museum Highlights in Russian)
Monday, July 24, 12:30–1:30 pm
The Met Fifth Avenue - International Tours Sign, Great Hall
Free with Museum admission

Экскурсия познакомит вас с энциклопедической коллекцией музея. Вы откроете для себя избранные произведения искусства народов мира, созданные в разные исторические эпохи. Экскурсия поможет вам самостоятельно ориентироваться среди музейных экспонатов.

Discover the Museum's encyclopedic collection on this tour, which focuses on a selection of works of art representing different cultures and time periods and encourages visitors to explore the Museum on their own.

Guided Tour at The Met Cloisters
Highlights of The Cloisters Collection
Monday, July 24, 3–4 pm
The Met Cloisters - Main Hall
Free with Museum admission

Museum lecturers offer highlights tours of The Met Cloisters—the branch of the Museum in northern Manhattan devoted to the art and architecture of medieval Europe—to introduce visitors to the collection as a whole or to specific departments or themes. Tours depart promptly; if you arrive late, inquire at the information desk for directions to the tour's location.

Summer Art Explore (Ages 11–14)
Tuesday, July 25, 11 am–1 pm
The Met Fifth Avenue - Carson Family Hall, Ruth and Harold D. Uris Center for Education
Free; reservations are encourages

Never been to The Met? Come all the time? Either way, join us! Talk with other teens about works of art from around the world while traveling through the Museum's galleries. The theme for Summer Art Explore is The Emotions. Please note: This event is free, but reservations are encouraged. Register now.

Family Program
Storytime in Nolen Library
Tuesday, July 25, 3–3:30 pm
The Met Fifth Avenue - Children's Reading Room in Nolen Library, Uris Center for Education
Free; Museum admission not required for the library portion of this program

Gather around as we look, listen, sing, and have fun with picture books; then continue your adventure with a self-guided gallery hunt in the Museum. For families with children ages 3–6. Children of all ages are welcome to attend. Space is limited; first come, first served.

Guided Tour
Intern Insights Tour
Wednesday, July 26, 11 am–12 pm
The Met Fifth Avenue - Gallery 534 (Vélez Blanco Patio)
Free with Museum admission

Join student intern Ji Mary Seo on an interactive tour focusing on works of art related to her current interests and projects at The Met. Families and visitors of all ages are welcome.

Guided Tour
Museum Collection Tour
Wednesday, July 26, 3–4 pm
The Met Fifth Avenue - Tours Sign, Great Hall
Free with Museum admission

Delve into just one of the many areas of The Met collection. To find out which part of the collection we'll feature on the day of your visit, check What's On Today or ask at the information desks.

Conversation with an Educator
Maira Kalman's Sara Berman's Closet
Thursday, July 27, 11–11:30 am
The Met Fifth Avenue - Gallery 743
Free with Museum admission

Experience a lively dialogue with a Museum educator Marianna Siciliano about the exhibition Sara Berman's Closet.

Family Program
Start with Art at The Met
Thursday, July 27, 3:30–4:30 pm
The Met Fifth Avenue - Carson Family Hall, Ruth and Harold D. Uris Center for Education
Free with Museum admission; admission is free for children under 12 with an adult

Share ideas and enjoy stories, sketching, and other gallery activities that bring works of art to life. This month's theme is Take a Trip. For families with children ages 3–6.

See Find Events to search for events by date; see Programs to learn about all upcoming offerings.

Learn about upcoming Perspectives on the Middle East gallery talks on the Department of Islamic Art's blog, RumiNations.

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