The Met Pushes For Mandatory Admission Fees for Out of Town Visitors

May 8th, 2017

The Met has taken another step towards mandatory admission fees, filing a proposal to charge out of town visitors while keeping the museum donation optional for residents of the city.  “We will review it carefully,” says commissioner of cultural affairs Tom Finkelpearl.  “The city is committed to working with the Met to ensure that its unrivaled collection and programming remain accessible to all New Yorkers.”

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