The Damascus Room is a wood-paneled 18th century Ottoman reception room in the gallery of Islamic art. It hails from an upper class Syrian home and was likely used in the winter to keep guests warm. Read more
ℹ Walk around and be overwhelmed by The Whitney Museum of American Art, The Metropolitan Museum of Art and New York in the travel guide "The Money Tour" with Tales & Tours for your smartphone Read more
Everyone knows The Met is the city’s most epic museum, with a vast collection from ancient to modern. I don’t have to tell you that it is a must see. I love to twirl around the period rooms alone... Read more
It’s tricky to navigate, and overwhelmingly humongous, but that’s all part of the Met’s charm. We love losing ourselves in the miles of corridors and ogling over the many world famous treasures... Read more
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, located in New York City, is the largest art museum in the United States with among the most significant art collections. Its permanent collection contains more than two million works, divided among nineteen curatorial departments.