Inside the Met

Inside The Met: The Birthday Surprise

Episode 1 | 55m 25s | Video has closed captioning.

The first episode of Inside The Met goes behind closed doors to reveal how the museum functions, venturing above and below the public galleries for a close-up look at the work of curators, conservators and executives.

Aired: 05/21/21

Expires: 05/20/25

Rating: TV-PG

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Original production funding for Inside The Met is provided by Anna-Maria and Stephen Kellen Foundation, The Jaharis Family Foundation, Seton Melvin Charitable Trust, Elaine and W. Weldon Wilson, Anderson Family …

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