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Explore New York

Discover the unique communities that make New York City unlike any other. Join us throughout the year for free guided tours that will take you to vibrant neighborhoods far beyond Washington Square. You'll experience new cultures, cuisines, and traditions that will deepen your appreciation for your new home.

Tour the world with a MetroCard and visit the vibrant communities that thrive in New York City. Excursions are always free — just bring your NYU ID. We announce upcoming excursions to our email list first, then we share details on Facebook. Don't miss a tour: click the button below to stay tuned.

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America's Museum: The Metropolitan Museum of Art

  • Originally founded in 1870 with 174 paintings, the Metropolitan Museum has grown to more than 2,000,000 square feet. Our guides will explain the intricate world of museum design, collection, and presentation, all while placing the institution in a context of New York’s cultural history.