Met Museum: 150
The Metropolitan Museum, NY Showing: All year
In 2020, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, will celebrate the 150th anniversary of its founding with a dynamic range of exhibitions, programs, and public events.
Highlights of the year will include the exhibition Making The Met, 1870–2020, on view 30 March – 2 August; the display of new gifts throughout the Museum and a three-day-long celebration in June.
The reopening of the British Galleries on 2 March will be a special highlight of the anniversary year. 700 works created between 1500 and 1900, will be on show in a suite of 10 galleries to offer a fresh perspective on Britain’s entrepreneurial spirit and complex history.