New York

All-Art Experience in New York City: Met, MoMA and More

Program No. 8864RJ
Immerse yourself in a world of culture as you explore the Met, MoMA and Frick Collection with experts, learning about art history, the museums and the galleries of New York.

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Apr 28 - May 3, 2024
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1,799
Jun 2 - Jun 7, 2024
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1,799
Sep 29 - Oct 4, 2024
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1,899
Oct 27 - Nov 1, 2024
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Apr 27 - May 2, 2025
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1,949
Jun 8 - Jun 13, 2025
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Jun 22 - Jun 27, 2025
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Sep 28 - Oct 3, 2025
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2,049
Oct 26 - Oct 31, 2025
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DATES & starting prices
PRICES
Apr 28 - May 3, 2024
Starting at
2,529
Jun 2 - Jun 7, 2024
Starting at
2,529
Sep 29 - Oct 4, 2024
Starting at
2,729
Oct 27 - Nov 1, 2024
Starting at
2,729
Apr 27 - May 2, 2025
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2,749
Jun 8 - Jun 13, 2025
Starting at
2,749
Jun 22 - Jun 27, 2025
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2,749
Sep 28 - Oct 3, 2025
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2,939
Oct 26 - Oct 31, 2025
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2,939

At a Glance

Author Tom Wolfe said of New York City: “Culture just seems to be in the air, like part of the weather.” Absorb the art treasures of that culture at three iconic museums: the Museum of Modern Art, the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the Frick Collection. First, explore the MoMA, often called the most important museum dedicated to modern art in the world today, boasting works by Dalí, Monet, Picasso, van Gogh and Warhol. Discover The Met, a museum that is to New York what the Louvre is to Paris with collections spanning from Ancient Rome and Egypt to the Renaissance and beyond. Visit the art collection of Henry Clay Frick showcasing works by El Greco, Rembrandt and Vermeer.
Activity Level
Let's Go!
Walking up to five miles over uneven ground; extensive standing and strolling in museums; ascending and descending flights of stairs; 3-5 hours of physical activity per day.
Small Group
Small Group
Love to learn and explore in a small-group setting? These adventures offer small, personal experiences with groups of 13 to 24 participants.

What You'll Learn

  • Lectures by scholars illuminate the history of art and of the great museums and galleries in New York City.
  • Spend a day exploring the world famous Metropolitan Museum of Art.
  • Delight in the masterpieces at the Museum of Modern Art, including Vincent Van Gogh’s The Starry Night.
Featured Expert
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Richard Turnbull
Richard Turnbull is an assistant professor in the History of Art Department at the Fashion Institute of Technology in New York, and lectures regularly at the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the Museum of Modern Art. He has published numerous articles on topics from the challenges of being an adjunct professor to the photography of Luke Smalley, and has forthcoming articles on Islamic art and 70s pop music and culture. Richard earned his Ph.D. in art history from the Institute of Fine Arts.

Please note: This expert may not be available for every date of this program.

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Richard Turnbull View biography
Richard Turnbull is an assistant professor in the History of Art Department at the Fashion Institute of Technology in New York, and lectures regularly at the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the Museum of Modern Art. He has published numerous articles on topics from the challenges of being an adjunct professor to the photography of Luke Smalley, and has forthcoming articles on Islamic art and 70s pop music and culture. Richard earned his Ph.D. in art history from the Institute of Fine Arts.
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Angela Christensen View biography
Angela Christensen is a licensed New York City excursion leader who has extensive experience in event planning and hospitality. She worked with the Wildlife Conservation Society managing events in the Bronx Zoo, Central Park, Prospect Park, the Queens Zoo and the New York Aquarium. Now, she loves showing off her city with lifelong learners from around the world!
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Karl Baudendistel View biography
A New York City resident for more than 25 years, Karl Baudendistel loves sharing his knowledge of the city with visitors from around the world. Having spent 20 years overseeing ‘the business of show business’ for numerous Broadway and touring productions, chances are he’s been to a city near you. Karl is a member of The Association of Theatrical Press Agents and Managers, is a trained sommelier and was educated at New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts.
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Deborah Goldberg View biography
Deborah teaches in the art history department at the School of Visual Arts. She received her PhD from the Institute of Fine Arts at New York University. She lectures regularly at The Metropolitan Museum of Art and The Museum of Modern Art, where she also teaches courses. For Christie's Education, she lectures on sculpture for the MA program and leads field study for their Certificate Program. Deborah writes about modern and contemporary art, design and decorative arts.
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