Charter a bus to Metropolitan Museum of Art

Charter a bus rental to the Metropolitan Museum of Art

The largest art museum in the United States, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, receives nearly seven million visitors every year. But getting there isn’t the easiest thing. When organizing a group visit to “The Met,” renting a New York City charter bus removes the logistical challenges from the equation. Your rental bus can pick you up, drop you off at the Met, and then scoop your group back up when you’re finished. 

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Why charter a bus for the Metropolitan Museum of Art

Your logistics will vary depending on which New York Met location you intend to visit, but there is one thing that’s consistent across all three locations: parking can be a hassle. You’ll be enjoying the Met along with many other guests, so the last thing you want to worry about is finding or paying for parking. The best way to ensure a safe and stress-free visit is to rent a charter bus to take you and bring you home. Depending on your group’s size and purpose, you can choose from school buses, coach buses, or mini buses. You can also schedule shuttle service for your visit if that suits your group’s needs. 

About the surrounding area

For groups visiting The Met Fifth Avenue, you’ll be in great proximity to enjoy a casual walk through Central Park before or after your time at the museum. For food close by, you’ll find Greek and American diner food at Nectar, sandwiches and salads at E.A.T., and Italian cuisine at Grazie.      If your group wants to spend its time at The Met Breuer on Madison Avenue, this is a great location for some high-end shopping. You’ll be close to stores like Acne Studios Madison Avenue, the Carolina Herrera New York Flagship store, and Stubbs & Wootton, known for its quirky designs.      For visitors of The Met Cloisters on Margaret Corbin Drive, views of the Hudson River lie right outside the doors of the museum. If you want to enjoy a sit-down restaurant after your time at the museum, be sure to check out The Hudson. This restaurant offers a casual vibe with American cuisine and vistas across the river and south towards the George Washington Bridge.   

About the Metropolitan Museum of Art

The Metropolitan Museum of Art houses more than 5,000 years of magnificent art from all over the world. The Museum actually has three locations in New York. You’ll find their exhibits at The Met Fifth Avenue, The Met Breuer, and The Met Cloisters. In addition to their New York locations, millions of people also take part in virtual Met experiences online. The Met was founded in 1870 and the museum’s curators consistently bring in new art ideas that inspire guests to learn more about history and global culture. 

 

 

In addition to its many art exhibits, The Met is also a leader in conservation and scientific research initiatives. This includes providing support on archaeological excavations, preserving photographs and paintings, and funding innovative research art treatment methodologies and more. The Met’s comprehensive Audio Guide allows visitors to choose from more than 3,000 recordings as they enjoy self-guided experiences through the exhibits. These recordings tell the fascinating, and sometimes controversial, stories behind the amazing works of art in the museum. 

Traveling from nearby New York?

Are you traveling here from a nearby city? Learn more about charter bus rental in these areas, and how you can set up group transportation straight from these cities.

Other popular New York destinations

New York’s glamorous skyscrapers and streets that never sleep attract travelers from across the world – and with good reason! The city is also a go-to destination to discover the best in gastronomy, entertainment, performing arts, and sporting events. Rarely skipping a beat, New York will surely keep you busy during your stay.

Popular bus types in New York

When you book with us, you can choose from a variety of vehicle options in your area, curated by availability, budget, and amenities.

School bus

School bus rental
The affordable classic
47 seats

Coach

Coach rental
Comfort and storage
55 seats

Minibus

Minibus rental
Small groups, big moments
21 seats