MET opens doors for 'Holiday Weekend Mondays'

July 5, 2010 5:44:50 AM PDT
There is something special going on at the Metropolitan Museum of Art on Monday.

The museum is opening its doors as part of its "Met Holiday Mondays" program.

Monday is one of five holiday weekend Mondays the met will be open this year.

It is usually closed on mondays, but officials recently announced that attendance for the past fiscal year, which ended June 30, topped five million for the first time since before 9/11.