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How To Save On Sightseeing In New York City

Many of New York’s top attractions can be visited for free or at a discount.

08/06/2014

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Street Vendors In ‘Food Fight’ For Prime Real Estate

Street vendors are in a massive food fight for the area outside the Metropolitan Museum of Art, CBS 2 reported.

07/26/2014

FILE -- Cleopatra's Needle, an ancient Egyptian obelisk of Pharaoh Thutmose III, stands in Central Park. (credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Stories From Main Street: Cleaning The Central Park Obelisk

A restoration project is underway for New York City’s oldest outdoor monument.

06/30/2014

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Travel Guide To New York City

This handy guide to New York City can help you plan out your trip and serve as a reference to the city’s top attractions along with food and lodging recommendations.

06/19/2014

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Thousands Flock To Fifth Avenue For Museum Mile Festival

The 36th annual Museum Mile Festival boasted free admission to nine New York City museums, including the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the Guggenheim.

06/10/2014

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Who’s Who Of Celebrities Turns Out For Met Gala

The stars were out on the red carpet Monday night, for the annual gala at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.

05/05/2014

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Nora Ephron’s New York City Landmarks

Author Linda Yellin shares her favorite Nora Ephron movie locations across New York City.

01/14/2014

New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg on December 18, 2013 in New York City.  (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Report: Bloomberg Spent $650M On NYC In 12 Years

A new report says billionaire Mayor Michael Bloomberg has been very generous to the City of New York.

12/30/2013

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Authorities: Missing Korean Tourist Has Been Located

A legally blind Korean tourist was missing this weekend, after getting separated from his group at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.

10/26/2013

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Report: New Lease Could Mandate Admission Fee For Met Museum

A change to the city lease for the Metropolitan Museum of Art reportedly could allow the institution to charge a mandatory admission rather than a suggested donation.

10/26/2013

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Met Museum Spokesman: Claims About Admissions Policy Are ‘Fiction’

A spokesman for the Metropolitan Museum of Art dismissed as “a total fiction” claims in a published report that the museum bases pay for its cashiers on how much money they bring in despite its policy of only demanding a suggested donation.

07/07/2013

The Sacrifice of Polyxena by Charles Le Brun (credit: Christie's)

Met. Gets 17th Century ‘Sacrifice of Polyxena’ At Paris Auction

The museum confirmed it purchased “The Sacrifice of Polyxena” at Christie’s in Paris on Monday. The auction house said the 17th century work sold for $1.9 million, setting an auction record price for artist Charles Le Brun.

04/19/2013

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Cubist Art Donation Worth More Than $1 Billion Comes To Met Museum

The Metropolitan Museum of Art has received a donation of Cubist art worth more than $1 billion from the emeritus chairman of Estee Lauder.

04/10/2013

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Metropolitan Museum of Art Accused Of Duping Visitors On Fees

A lawyer is suing the Metropolitan Museum of Art, claiming the institution is purposely misleading people about how much they have to pay to get in.

03/25/2013

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Ground Broken For New Entrance Plaza At Met Museum

The Metropolitan Museum of Art has begun construction on a complete overhaul of its entrance plaza.

01/14/2013

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