|A view of new Roman Gallery in the Metropolitan Museum of Art. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)|
"Metropolitan Museum to Open 7 Days a Week Starting July 1
Will Open Mondays throughout Year for First Time in 42 Years
(New York, March 21, 2013)—As of July 1, 2013, The Metropolitan Museum of Art will open to the public 7 days a week, it was announced today by Thomas P. Campbell, Director and CEO of the Museum. This new schedule will go into effect at both the Museum’s main building on Fifth Avenue at 82nd Street in Manhattan and at The Cloisters museum and gardens, its branch museum for medieval art and architecture in Fort Tryon Park in northern Manhattan."