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A young girl in a pink shirt and her mother are creating a craft out of gold foil in the middle of the Medieval galleries

Kids & Families

The Met has so much to offer kids and their families. Have fun together in the Museum and online!



#MetKids is a digital feature made for, with, and by kids! Discover fun facts about works of art, hop in our time machine, watch behind-the-scenes videos, and get ideas for your own creative projects. Check out the #MetKids blog for news and to discover what you can learn from the Museum's young visitors from around the world.


Look, learn, and create together during fun, interactive programs for kids of all ages and their parents/caregivers.

Maps and Guides for Kids & Families

Family Guides

Set out on an adventure with a family guide. Hunt for details, uncover stories, and use your imagination to travel the world at The Met. Download a guide before your visit, or pick one up for free at the Information Desks.

Family Map (PDF)

How well do you know The Met? To find out, download our kid-friendly map or pick it up at the Information Desks for tips and ideas for your visit.

Resources for Kids & Families

Audio Guide for Kids

The Audio Guide for Kids features thirteen tours that are ideal for children ages 6–12 and their families. These tours have specially designed messages for artworks throughout all of the major areas of the Museum.