MUSEUM TRAVEL PROGRAM Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City

Join us as we travel to The MET for a special tour of the exhibition Thomas Cole's Journey: Atlantic Crossing. $75 per person | Registration required.

THIS PROGRAM IS NOW SOLD OUT - Contact Nicki Brown at to join the waitlist.

Come with us to The MET to see the new exhibition, Thomas Cole's Journey: Atlantic Crossing.

This exhibition will establish Thomas Cole as a major artist of the nineteenth century within a global context. It includes loans from the Albany Institute, including a painting, drawing, and document. 

Participants will leave on a Yankee Trails coach bus at 7:30AM and arrive in NYC approximately 10:30AM. At 11:30AM, there will be an exhibition tour with Elizabeth Kornhauser, the Alice Pratt Brown Curator of American Paintings and Sculpture. Following the tour, there will be free time before the bus leaves from The MET at 5PM. Approximate return to Albany around 8PM.

$75 per person | Registration required

To register for the trip, please contact Nicki Brown at (518) 463-4478 ext. 437 or email 

IMAGE: Interior of the Colosseum, Rome, Thomas Cole (1801-1848), c. 1832, oil on canvas, 10"x18", Albany Institute of History & Art Purchase, Evelyn Newman Fund, 1964.71. 

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