The Metropolitan Museum of Art -- Pair it with "You Can't Take a Balloon into the Metropolitan Museum" for pre-readers and "The Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler" for young readers....both on our NYC book board. For more info, see our website and blog at: http://exploretheworldwithyourkids.com/new-york-city-top-ten-for-kids/
Pierre-Auguste Cot (French, 1837–1883). Springtime, 1873. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Gift of Steven and Alexandra Cohen, 2012 (2012.575)
livinginwater: Tony Hewitt
(#5: find a painting that speaks deeply to me - buy the original) Temple of Dendur - Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City.
The Met. One can't go to the Upper East Side without making a stop here.
Marble Statue of Aphrodite in the Metropolitan Museum of Art - Greek, Hellenistic, 2nd century BC