A blog about visiting the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City. As a travel blogger and professional historian, I provide tips on how to best see the art and artifacts within the Met, prices, an overview of collections, and my favorite areas of the Met Museum to visit.
I recently had the chance to explore Manhattan for the weekend and was once again struck by what a dream place it is for a fan of U.S. history. From Gilded Age mansions, cemeteries, palatial libraries, museums, and Beaux-Arts train stations to soaring skyscrapers and cathedrals, there is plenty of grandeur to absorb. Since a… Continue reading Things to Do in NYC: a Photo Essay