Metropolitan Museum of Art: Un-Highlights Tour is unfortunately unavailable

Thankfully we have 23 other Museum Classes for you to choose from. Check our top choices below or see all classes for more options.

Metropolitan Museum of Art: Un-Highlights Tour

at Museum Hack - Central Park

(428)
Course Details
Price:
$59 (per person)
Start Date:

This class isn't on the schedule at the moment, but save it to your Wish List to find out when it comes back!
If you're enrolled in an upcoming date, this simply means that date has now sold out.

Location:
Central Park, Manhattan
1000 5th Ave
Btwn 79th & E 84th Streets
New York, New York 10028
(Map)
Purchase Options
Save to WishList

357 people saved this class

Book Private Class
Description
Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 16 and older
Average Class Size: 10

Flexible Reschedule Policy: This provider has flexible, free rescheduling for any-in person workshop. Please see the cancellation policy for more details

What you'll learn in this museum class:

Made for museum lovers and skeptics alike, our Un-Highlights tour of the Metropolitan Museum of Art will show you a side of the Met you’ve never seen before! Join our renegade tour guides on a high-energy, two-hour group tour through the museum’s hallowed halls with a “tasting menu” approach as you learn the crazy true stories behind a selection of art across the Met’s massive collection. This is not your grandma’s museum tour.


Meeting Point: 1000 5th Avenue, New York, New York 10028 United States


Directions: Guests will meet their tour guide in the Great Hall of the Metropolitan Museum of Art in front of the Egyptian Pharaoh statue near the Information Desk.  


Note: Tour is for ages 16+, seriously. No one under 16 will be admitted. Your ticket price includes admission to the Met. ​


Still have questions? Ask the community.

Refund Policy

No refunds. Rescheduling is allowed 48 hours prior to the tour.

Map

Google Map

Museum Hack

All classes at this location

Start Dates (0)

This class isn't on the schedule at the moment, but save it to your Wish List to find out when it comes back!

Similar Classes

Benefits of Booking Through CourseHorse

Booking is safe. When you book with us your details are protected by a secure connection.
Lowest price guaranteed. Classes on CourseHorse are never marked up.
This class will earn you 590 points. Points give you money off your next class!
Questions about this class?
Get help now from a knowledge expert!
Questions & Answers (1)

Get quick answers from CourseHorse and past students.

Question from Bonny
Same cost if I have a membership?
Answer from Brenda L. CourseHorse StaffCourseHorse Staff
Hi Bonny! Yes, you still need to pay for the tour experience. Thanks!
Answer
Cancel

Reviews of Classes at Museum Hack (428)

(428 Reviews)
Metropolitan Museum of Art: Un-Highlights Tour
Reviewed by Anonymous on 2/24/2020
The tour was great! I've been to the Met many times before but it was nice to get a more in-depth view and history behind some artwork I wouldn't have been able to get on my own. Jen was a funny and informative tour guide.
Metropolitan Museum of Art: Un-Highlights Tour
Reviewed by Neisha R. on 12/29/2019
The tour was refreshing and very comical and enjoyable. All the major points of the museum were touched. Our tour guide had a very dry and sarcastic sense of humor that made the tour extremely funny.
Metropolitan Museum of Art: Un-Highlights Tour
Reviewed by Anonymous on 9/6/2019
The tour guide was lively, entertaining, and engaged. However, she walked to quickly for some of the older members of our group. Also, her speech was sprinkled with F… ING and other curse words which was completely unsuitable for the situation.
Metropolitan Museum of Art: Un-Highlights Tour
Reviewed by Kenneth P. on 8/11/2019
Different, refreshing, unexpected. Would have liked a little more technical info. but would definately recommend Museum Hack to friends.
Metropolitan Museum of Art: Un-Highlights Tour
Reviewed by SUSAN F. on 3/16/2019
It was a fun an informative class , Kristina was great! I would highly recommend this tour
loading...
loading...

School: Museum Hack

Museum Hack

Museum Hack is a band of overly-enthusiastic, renegade museum tour guides. We lead adventures in New York, Washington DC, San Francisco, Chicago and Los Angeles. Our small-group experiences key on passionate storytelling, juicy gossip, and little-known oddities. It'll be the best 2 hours you've ever...

Read more about Museum Hack

CourseHorse Approved

This school has been carefully vetted by CourseHorse and is a verified NYC educator.

Want to take this class?

Save to Wish List
Booking this class for a group? Find great private group events here

23 Top Choices

Teen Art Class: Winter Art Camp—Comic Art (Ages 13+)

This class is temporarily being offered remotely.

at Los Angeles County Museum of Art - Virtual Learning

Comic books, graphic novels, and the museum’s collection will spark inspiration and discussion, as you learn the art of visual storytelling. Discover what makes a compelling character, plot, setting, scale, and composition as you learn the process of storyboarding, pencilling, and inking handmade comics. We know you’ve got a great story to tell!...

Monday Dec 21st, 1pm - 2:30pm Pacific Time

  (8 sessions)
$300

8 sessions

Adult Art Class: One-day Workshop—Drawing

This class is temporarily being offered remotely.

at Los Angeles County Museum of Art - Virtual Learning

Discover drawing through the elements and principles of design. Starting with line, we’ll learn how to convey volume, think and see compositionally, and much more. Open to all skill levels. Taught by Shannon Green. Join on your computer or tablet wherever you have internet. A Zoom link and art materials list will be sent to you prior to class....

Saturday Dec 5th, 10am - 12pm Pacific Time

Adult Art: Bon Vivant Studio - Envisioning Your Future

This class is temporarily being offered remotely.

at Los Angeles County Museum of Art - Virtual Learning

Bon Vivant classes are a great way to end the week! Pour yourself a drink, relax, and create! Create a powerful vision board that explores your dreams and goals! Learn image transfer, composition, and design techniques to assemble magazine cut outs and other found imagery. Taught by artist Jesus Mascorro. Join on your computer or tablet wherever you...

Friday Dec 4th, 6pm - 8pm Pacific Time

Art Moves: Not I

This class is temporarily being offered remotely.

at Los Angeles County Museum of Art - Virtual Learning

Participate in a virtual yoga session inspired by art in the exhibition Not I: Throwing Voices (1500 BCE-2020 CE). Led by artist Teresa Flores with certified yoga instructor and reporter Rebecca Plevin. All are welcome and variations will be provided for every skill level. Set up at home with your yoga mat for one or with the household. Attendees are...

Saturday Dec 19th, 10am - 11am Pacific Time

CMA Live: Music and Making Marathon

This class is temporarily being offered remotely.

at Children's Museum of the Arts - Virtual Classroom

Music, art-making, drumming, and story time, oh my! This expanded drop-in class explores hands-on art-making at home while singing our favorite songs, playing instruments, and creating and telling stories. This class is led by Tom Burnett, CMA Director of Early Childhood Programs. Materials:  Paper Markers/Crayons Stickers Tape Dot Markers...

Wednesday Nov 25th, 10am - 10:45am Eastern Time

Virtual Paint Nite: Moonrise Dragon (Ages 6+)

This class is temporarily being offered remotely.

at Yaymaker - Virtual Classroom

The Original Paint Nite: Unleash your inner artist This week, your favorite local bar becomes the most rocking art museum, full of your own creations! At the Original Paint Nite, a talented local artist will take you through all the steps from blank canvas to finished painting, all while you drink, laugh (and maybe even dance to some tunes). It's...

Sunday Nov 29th, 2pm - 4pm Eastern Time

The Art World’s Future

This class is temporarily being offered remotely.

at 92nd Street Y - Online Online Classroom, New York, New York 00000

In this moment of major cultural and economic change, Matthew Israel, author of the new book, A Year in the Art World: An Insider’s View (September/October, Thames & Hudson), will lead a focused discussion about where the art world may be heading. Israel will be joined by two international experts who are featured in his book: Koyo...

Monday Dec 7th, 12pm - 1:30pm Eastern Time

Chinese Symbolism and Protection

This class is temporarily being offered remotely.

at Infinity Foundation - Online Online Class, Online, Illinois 00000

Chinese art is full of symbols that often include butterflies, bats, flowers, and fruit. These designs are not only pleasing but also meaningful in the Chinese picture-based language. Popular motifs and images actually communicate hidden messages, significant numbers, and inspirations to release protective powers in the art form itself. The Chinese...

Wednesday Dec 9th, 7pm - 9pm Central Time

Adult Art: Bon Vivant—Painting Light and Shadow
Deal

Adult Art: Bon Vivant—Painting Light and Shadow

This class is temporarily being offered remotely.

at Los Angeles County Museum of Art - Virtual Learning

Bon Vivant classes are a great way to end the week! Pour yourself a drink, relax, and create! Create abstract paintings by capturing the shapes, shadows, and reflections that are cast onto your paper when you shine light through and around different objects. Be inspired by artists in LACMA's collection and explore how they have experimented with light...

Friday Dec 18th, 6pm - 8pm Pacific Time

Now:
$33.75
Was:
$45

After School: Introduction to Painting (Online)

This class is temporarily being offered remotely.

at Children's Museum of the Arts - Virtual Classroom

Artists will explore a variety of projects that encourage them to play with line, color, shape, and form. Starting with color mixing, students will break down and explore elements of a painting, then bring them to life in their own compositions.  The semester concludes with a virtual gallery show where students can show off their portfolios...

Monday Jan 11th, 4pm - 5:30pm Eastern Time

  (15 sessions)
$400

15 sessions

Drawing and Illustration: Animal Kingdom (Online)

This class is temporarily being offered remotely.

at Children's Museum of the Arts - Virtual Classroom

Students will explore the wonderful world of animals while learning techniques in watercolor, ink illustration, and charcoal drawing. Artists will learn about animals and their habitats with a keen eye on conservation. The semester concludes with a virtual gallery show where students can show off their portfolios to family and friends. What to Expect ...

Tuesday Jan 12th, 4pm - 5:30pm Eastern Time

  (16 sessions)
$400

16 sessions

After School: Portfolio Development (Online)

This class is temporarily being offered remotely.

at Children's Museum of the Arts - Virtual Classroom

In this advanced techniques class, students will learn the process of creating a guide drawing, transferring the drawing to canvas, underpainting the transfer in a burnt umber imprimatura (one color underpainting), and painting it in full color.  Using acrylic paints, charcoal, and canvas, students will build a professional portfolio of finished...

Wednesday Jan 13th, 4pm - 5:30pm Eastern Time

  (16 sessions)
$400

16 sessions

After School: Clay Sculpture (Online)

This class is temporarily being offered remotely.

at Children's Museum of the Arts - Virtual Classroom

Artists will explore the fun and fascinating process of clay sculpture as they learn the tools necessary to make their own clay figures.  Experimenting with materials such as wire, paper, fabric, and clay, students will employ these techniques and create their own tiny worlds. The semester concludes with a virtual gallery show where students...

Wednesday Jan 13th, 4pm - 5:30pm Eastern Time

  (16 sessions)
$400

16 sessions

Beatrice Coron: The Art of Cut Paper

This class is temporarily being offered remotely.

at 92nd Street Y - Online Online Classroom, New York, New York 00000

Learn from internationally renowned artist Beatrice Coron whose work can be found at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, The Walker Art Center and The Getty. Using historical traditions, we will take an exciting approach to papercutting as visual storytelling. Learning basic principles of designing with full and empty shapes, each student will create paper...

Wednesday Dec 2nd, 10am - 1pm Eastern Time

  (2 sessions)
$115

2 sessions

Online Selftape Masterclass

This class is temporarily being offered remotely.

at Acting & Voice Studios - Online Online Class via Zoom, Los Angeles, California 00000

Complete course name: Online Selftape Masterclass with "Night At The Museum" Casting Director Don't miss this One-Day Online Self-Tape Masterclass taught by Top Casting Director in the industry - Ilene Starger! This class is for actors 16 years old and up and you will be working on the Do's and Don'ts of self-tape auditioning. Self-tapes...

Wednesday Dec 9th, 1pm - 3pm Pacific Time

Online Selftape Masterclass

This class is temporarily being offered remotely.

at Acting & Voice Studios - Online Online Class, New York, New York 00000

Complete course name: Online Selftape Masterclass with "Night At The Museum" Casting Director Don't miss this One-Day Online Self-Tape Masterclass taught by Top Casting Director in the industry - Ilene Starger! This class is for actors 16 years old and up and you will be working on the Do's and Don'ts of self-tape auditioning. Self-tapes...

Wednesday Dec 9th, 4pm - 6pm Eastern Time

After School: Drawing to Sculpture (Online)

This class is temporarily being offered remotely.

at Children's Museum of the Arts - Virtual Classroom

Turn your 2D drawings into 3D reality! Artists will be exposed to a variety of drawing, painting, and sculptural projects that encourage them to play with line, shape, and form.  Inspired by the works of Linda Lopez, Noriko Kuresumi, and Renee Stout, students will create drawings, then make sculptures out of clay and found...

Monday Jan 11th, 4pm - 5:30pm Eastern Time

  (15 sessions)
$400

15 sessions

Virtual Paint Nite: Winter Wolf in Snow (Ages 13+)

This class is temporarily being offered remotely.

at Yaymaker - Online Virtual Venue Boston to you!, Boston, Massachusetts 00000

The Original Paint Nite: Unleash your inner artist **** Master Class**** This amazing class is guaranteed to be an amazing time. This master class will run at least 2.5 hours and give you the opportunity to learn techniques like mixing, color blending and attention to detail. This class is made for the artist at heart and give you the opportunity...

Monday Nov 30th, 5:30pm - 8pm Eastern Time

Virtual Manga for Aspiring Manga Professionals

This class is temporarily being offered remotely.

at RESOBOX - Online Online Classroom, New York, New York 00000

Aspiring young Manga creators! Learn to write and illustrate your own manga with a professional Manga artist from The Kyoto International Manga Museum. RESOBOX is the very first company to join hands with Japan’s first Manga organization to spread their knowledge all across the globe. This is a once-in-a-lifetime chance to work and learn from a...

Sunday Dec 6th, 10am - 11am Eastern Time

  (4 sessions)
$100

4 sessions

Junk Art: Making Art from Repurposed Materials

This class is temporarily being offered remotely.

at Richmond Art Center - Virtual Classroom

It’s junk art! Ever wondered how artists take recycled materials and transform them into something new? In this class, we will explore 2D and 3D art forms, creating tiny art pieces to larger-than-life sculptures. Artists will repurpose cardboard, everyday found objects and recycled materials to make giant masks, mini animals, dream city landscapes,...

Saturday Nov 28th, 11am - 12pm Pacific Time