09/09/2014 11:32 am ET Updated Sep 09, 2014

Behold, The Met's Newly Renovated 70,706-Square-Foot Plaza

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The Metropolitan Museum of Art's new David H. Koch Plaza is now open, and includes "completely new fountains, paving, and facade lighting, along with allées and bosques of trees leading to the Museum's entrances from north and south, and seating areas for visitors." The fountains are the standouts, and look absolutely gorgeous if you get eye level for an infinity pool effect—it helps to do this while basking in the sunset.

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