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Metropolitan Museum

Enjoy something fresh while planning to admire the artworks treasured inside the Metropolitan Museum, in the Upper East Side

Art, Art, Art! L’Arte del Gelato hosted by one of the most amazing Art Museums in the world: The stunning Metropolitan Museum in New York! Art in traditional craftsmanship and an authentic experience in taste are the perfect companions to a pre- or after-tour at the Met, and the best way to enjoy your day after the attention span has gone. The gelato here is not just a break, but a sophisticated treat and delicious, healthy energy boost. Attention to details and a vintage look make our cart an exquisite pendant to the beautiful building that houses the collections, where culture and tradition is stored. You may remember that The Metropolitan Museum of Art is indeed the largest art museum in the United States: with 6,479,548 visitors to its three locations in 2019.

The Met presents over 5,000 years of art from around the world for everyone to experience and enjoy. Since it was founded in 1870 for the purposes of opening a museum to bring art and art education to the American people, The Met has always aspired to be more than a treasury of rare and beautiful objects. Every day, art comes alive in the Museum’s galleries and through its exhibitions and events, revealing both new ideas and unexpected connections across time and across cultures. Its permanent collection contains over two million works, divided among 17 curatorial departments. The main building at 1000 Fifth Avenue, is part of the beautiful Museum Mile on the eastern edge of Central Park in Manhattan’s Upper East Side, is by area one of the world’s largest art galleries. The permanent collection consists of works of art from classical antiquity and ancient Egypt, paintings, and sculptures from nearly all the European masters, and an extensive collection of American and modern art.

Enjoy a walk in the close Central Park in the good company of your cono and coppetta and rejoice of the countless Italian masterpieces you just met – at – the – Met! L’Arte del Gelato is one of the arts Italians are known and loved for all over the world!

L'Arte del Gelato @Metropolitan Museum

1000 5th Avenue – New York, NY 10028
Balcony Café on second floor

Opening Hours

Mon – Sun
11am – 9pm