The Met is an encyclopedic museum, founded in 1870. It has one of the biggest art ___COLLECTION___ in the world with more than two million individual objects. Among them you can find anything from Egyptian temples to American ___PAINTINGS___. The museum attracts over six million ___VISITORS___ a year to its 17 acres of galleries making it the largest single-site attraction in New York City. In other words, plan on spending some time here. The museum has ___WONDERFUL___ examples of ancient Egyptian art, some of which date back to the Paleolithic era. The 27 galleries devoted to classical antiquity are illuminated by natural daylight. In the northwest corner, the American galleries demonstrate a wide ___VARIETY___ of decorative and fine art from throughout US history. The Met is ___REALLY___ worth visiting. If you go to New York, do not miss a chance of going there.