Publishing Organization

Metropolitan Museum of Art, NY


The Metropolitan Museum of Art Timeline of Art History (TOAH), a magnificent and comprehensive resource for all periods and world regions, with extensive access to images, thematic essays such as The Nature of Islamic Art, maps, timelines and search possibilities. Indispensible for integrating art across the curriculum. See also the MET’s Islamic art collection at

Type of Resource

Interactive website, Exhibition website, Article, Primary source document

Topic Category
  • World history
  • World religions
  • Islamic art
  • Islamic history and civilization
  • Islamic civilization
Grade Level
  • Elementary
  • Middle School
  • High School