The Metropolitan Museum of Art is keeping its ultra-poplur Costume Institute exhibition, Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty open until midnight during the show's final weekend on Saturday, August 6 and Sunday, August 7. This is the first time the Museum has kept an exhibition open until midnight.
After 9 p.m. on Saturday, and after 5:30 p.m. on Sunday (the regular closing times for the entire Museum), visitors can enter the Met through its 81st Street and Fifth Avenue street-level entrance. Weather permitting, the exhibition Anthony Caro on the Roof will be open both Saturday and Sunday evenings until 9 p.m. on the Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Roof Garden. Visitors can buy general admission tickets in advance on the Met's website at www.metmuseum.org.
For members:express entry to the exhibition and the Museum opens one hour early each day, except Mondays through August 7, offering exclusive access to the McQueen galleries from 8:30 a.m. until 9:30 a.m.