First lady to help open new costume center at Met

By: The Associated Press
April 24, 2014 Updated: April 24, 2014 at 2:03 pm
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WASHINGTON (AP) — Michelle Obama is ready to celebrate the art of fashion.

The first lady will be in New York on May 5 to cut the ribbon and officially open The Costume Institute's new Anna Wintour Costume Center. It's opening after a two-year renovation at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.

The ribbon-cutting will be held in the museum's Temple of Dendur.