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Metropolitan Museum of Art

Metropolitan Museum of Art Lays Off 81 Employees Amid Financial Uncertainty

The Met previously said it expects a shortfall of $100 million and a closure through July.

Metropolitan Museum of Art Calls on Congress for Financial Relief in Cultural Sector

The #CongressSaveCulture initiative advocates for the U.S. government to allocate funds to cultural institutions in its stimulus package.

Report: Met Museum in New York Plans for Possible Closure Until July

With a projected $100 million loss resulting from the coronavirus crisis, the museum may layoff some of its staff.

See a List of Coronavirus-Related Closures at Museums Around the World

A continually-updated list of international art institutions that have closed as a result of the outbreak.

Coronavirus Museum Closures Come to New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art to Temporarily Shutter

The Met's president said there were no confirmed cases among its employees.